We are looking for a talented 2D and 3D Animator to join our new Art Oasis in sunny Barcelona.
Your role within our Kingdom
You will join our brand new Central Art Production Team and help design and develop a broad variety of live games, games under development and prototypes with different styles and genres. You will work with our studios across the Kingdom - London, Barcelona, Berlin, Stockholm, Malmö, Singapore, Shanghai and Seattle - as an extension of their teams to develop and deliver the next generation of King games. If you like constant challenge and variety this is the team for you!
Skills to create thrills
A creative person with a passion for games who has previously worked in the gaming industry or similar
Strong understanding of animation principles
Relevant experience as a 2D and 3D animator with a track record of creating appealing character and object animations, preferably in Maya
Ability to work with both high-poly and low-poly models
Knowledge of technical constraints, optimization and implementation
Comfortable with cartoony, casual and mid-core styles
Good communication and organizational skills
Proactive in learning and developing your skills
A portfolio demonstrating all aspects of your skill is required.
Tasty bonus skills
Skills in technical rigs and physics setups
Ability to write animation scripts
Experience from special effects and particle tools
Ability to model, preferably in Maya
Knowledge of rendering/shading, texturing and UV mapping
Traditional 2D animation skills
Skills in Adobe CS package
Experience working in an agile project environment
Previous experience creating casual and/or mobile games
Life at King
We believe that great gaming experiences happen when they are developed by working in small, autonomous creative teams that control the whole process - from idea to amazing game. Our close connection with the player community gets us instant feedback and enables us to deliver truly magical moments. We value your free time and your need to refuel, relax and find inspiration - by playing games with your colleagues, being at home with your family or going to the gym or out for a run. That's how we stay creative.
Want to join our Kingdom?
Please apply in English and don’t forget to share your portfolio with us.
The brilliant experience we give our players comes from the diversity and experience of our people. A great Saga needs all kinds of champions- that’s why we hire all sorts of talent!