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Destiny NPC Animator

Bungie

We are looking for Animators who champion story, character development and the final player experience in every piece they do. To breathe life into the characters that tell Bungie’s stories. To bring smiles to people’s faces as they live the games we make together. If this is the experience you are looking for, we’d love to hear from you. Be a part of our team and lets create new worlds together!

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Create compelling animated character performances for Destiny narrative content
  • Work with Narrative Technical Designers to implement character animation in engine
  • Create Storyboards or animatics to drive alignment with Narrative Leadership
  • Work with the Animation Team and the Lead to help set the quality bar for asset creation

REQUIRED SKILLS

  • Strong communication skills, and the ability to work well in a team environment
  • Passion and desire to create great games
  • Knowledge of Animating in Maya, knowledge of scripting a plus
  • Understanding of Motion Capture and hand keyed techniques
  • An understanding of Acting and performance
  • An understanding of human anatomy
  • Collaborate productively with others
  • Ability and willingness to follow direction
  • Comfortable performing mocap
So you don't meet every requirement listed in this job description? Do you think your experience level is not where it needs to be? Studies show that women and people of color are less likely to apply to jobs unless they believe they meet every single qualification. Bungie is focused on building a diverse, inclusive, and equitable workplace. If you're interested in this position but your past experience doesn't line up perfectly with every qualification in the job description, we want you to apply anyway. The right role for you may be right around the corner!
 
Most Bungie full-time employees will adopt a digital first approach allowing remote work in Bungie approved locations (outside of positions identified as 100% onsite in Bellevue/Seattle, or individuals preferring a hybrid/flex environment). Prospective full-time employees located outside of CA, CO, DC, FL, GA, IL, MA, MD, MN, NC, NJ, NY, OR, TN, TX, UT, VA, WA, or WI will need to establish residency in one of the states we are compliant in within 45 days of a start date. Contractors will follow a digital first approach adhering to the location guidelines agreed upon by our third-party employer/vendor and Bungie. Bungie’s remote policy is subject to change at the company’s discretion. 
Location: Hybrid / Bungie-Approved Remote Locations
Date found: 2022-11-03

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