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Vacancies in Art & Animation

Art Director Mobile Games Spain Ref 1619

We are working with a lead mobile game studio based in the beautiful, sunny City of Barcelona who is looking for an Art Director to join their team and work on their hit titles, enjoyed by millions worldwide.

What will you be doing?

  • Taking ownership of the game vision
  • Building immersive worlds
  • Researching into player profiles including demographics, behaviours...
  • Technical requirement recommendations
  • Managing Art Bibles
  • Aiding in recruitment

Who you are

  • 5+ years in the games industry as an Art Director/Head of Art
  • Management of multiple projects
  • Negotiation and change management

Benefits

You will be offered top of the range technological resources, fantastic opportunities for career progression, a competitive salary, bonus scheme and will be working with a talented and internationally diverse team.

Application

Please e-mail your CV as a Word document to jane@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1619.

We are an equal opps company, value diversity and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.

Senior Environment Artist AAA Games South UK Ref 1608

We are working with a AAA game studio based in the South of England who is looking for a Senior Environment Artist to join their team.

What will you be doing?

  • Building 3D environment models
  • PBR materials, textures and light environments
  • Ensuring work is completed according to project schedule
  • Working in a multi-disciplinary team

Who you are

  • 5+ years in a similar role
  • Modelling and UV skills
  • 3D packages e.g. Maya, 3DMax, Blender,,,
  • ZBrush/Mudbox
  • 2D packages e.g. Photoshop...
  • Game engine experience
  • Concept and reference artwork translation into 3D assets
  • Photogrammetry a bonus
  • Out-Source pipelines a bonus

Benefits

This studio offers a creative environment, competitive pay, full corporate benefits and job satisfaction.

Application

Please e-mail your CV as a Word document as well as your portfolio to jane@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1608.

We are an equal opps company, value diversity and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.

Lead Technical Animator AAA Games South UK Ref 1600

We are working with a leading AAA game studio based in the South of England who is looking for a Lead Technical Animator to join their team and work on their new pillar title for next-gen platforms.

What will you be doing?

  • Creating roadmaps throughout the project development
  • Managing the backlogs, bugs and risks
  • Working in a multi-disciplinary team of Animators, Cinematic Directors, Tech Artists, Character Artists and Environment Artists
  • Building internal asset packs and documentation
  • Feedback and quality control
  • Recruitment for new team members
  • Regular informal reviews for the Tech team
  • Mentoring junior team members

Who you are

  • Professional AAA game experience
  • Previous experience leading large teams 
  • UE4
  • Motion Builder
  • Game character and non-character rigging
  • Designing and tooling rigging and animation pipelines
  • MS Office including Excel
  • Tracking tools e.g. Jira, Shotgun...
  • Python
  • 3DS Max and Maya a bonus
  • Net, MaxPlus, PyMax (2017)...a bonus
  • C++ a bonus
  • Mel, PyMel...a bonus
  • KL, Canvas, Kraken...a bonus

Benefits

This is a fantastic opportunity to work with one of the UK's leading game studios. This studio offers medical and dental care, an excellent pension and annual bonus scheme, 25 days of paid holiday and great relocation support.

Application

Please e-mail your CV as a Word document as well as your portfolio to jane@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1600.

We are an equal opps company, value diversity and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.

Freelance UI/UX Web Designer AAA Games South UK Ref 1598

We are working with a AAA game studio based in the South of England who is looking for a Freelance UI/UX Web Designer to join their team. This is a 6 month contract, with 37.5 hours per week.

What will you be doing?

  • Improving the UI of the studio's internal web tools
  • Building intuitive and enticing User Experience
  • Ensuring features are kept to a high standard

Who you are

  • Previous Graphic Design and UX experience in a Senior role
  • Graphic Design skills and application e.g. layout composition, iconography, image manipulation, colour theory application and typography
  • Skilled in 2D sketching and composition
  • User Flow Experience and Wireframing
  • Appreciation of core UI/UX and Usability principles

Benefits

This is a fantastic opportunity to work with one of the UK's leading game studios. This studio offers medical and dental care, an excellent pension and annual bonus scheme, 25 days of paid holiday and great relocation support.

Application

Please e-mail your CV as a Word document to jane@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1598.

We are an equal opps company, value diversity and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.

Senior Environment Artist AAA Games Midlands UK Ref 1586

We are working with a AAA game studio based in the Midlands, UK who is looking for a Senior Environment Artist to join their team and work on their world-famous pillar franchise. You will need to be able to demonstrate an outstanding portfolio of environment art.

What will you be doing?

  • Ensuring top quality environment art
  • Helping with R&D of new techniques for the pipeline implementation
  • Keeping up to date with the latest art production techniques
  • Mentoring junior members of the team

Who you are

  • Previous experience on published console titles
  • Top quality 3D assets on AAA titles
  • Appreciation of environment creation technical assets
  • Previous experience working with outsource vendors

Benefits

This studio offers a competitive salary, private healthcare, a bonus scheme and free breakfast.

Application

Please e-mail your CV as a Word document as well as your portfolio to jane@big-planet quoting reference 1586.

We are an equal opps company, value diversity and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.

Lighting Artist AAA Games Midlands UK Ref 1587

We are working with a leading AAA studio based in the Midlands, UK who is looking for a Lighting Artist to join their team and work on their world-famous franchise.

What will you be doing?

  • Working in a multi-disciplinary team and leading partnership with other departments
  • Developing techniques and toolsets
  • Ensuring the project meets quality standards as well as adhering to the time schedule
  • Identifying any potential risks and offering solutions

Who you are

  • Lighting theory
  • 3DS Max
  • Lightmap baking
  • Lighting pipelines
  • Off-line 3D rendering
  • Digital Photography principles
  • Appreciation of animated VFX a bonus

Benefits Include:
  • Award winning studio
  • Highly competitive salaries
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Private health care
  • Childcare vouchers scheme
  • Flexible working hours
  • 25 days annual leave
  • Duvet Days

Application

Please e-mail your CV as a Word document as well as your portfolio to jane@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1587.

We are an equal opps company, value diversity and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.

Digital Artist Mobile Games NW England Ref 1580

We are working with a mobile game studio based in the North-West of England who is looking for a Digital Artist to join their team and work on their popular hit mobile title.

What will you be doing?

  • Designing social content for the game
  • Graphic design, video editing and motion graphics
  • Designing and implementing the social strategy content

Who you are

  • Degree in an artistic or designer subject OR a strong portfolio
  • Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects and Premiere
  • Games industry experience a bonus

Benefits

This company offers a competitive salary in a friendly and comfortable working environment, as well as a fantastic bonus and pension scheme.

Application

Please email your CV as a Word document and portfolio to jane@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1580.

We are an equal opps recruitment agency, value diversity and do not discriminate. We are GDPR complaint.

Senior 3D Artist PC and Console Games South Germany Ref 1578

We are working with a PC and console studio based in the South of Germany who is looking for a Senior 3D Artist to work on their hit project as well as their exciting new IPs. You will be creating a range of different types of 3D assets and props, and will need to be able to demonstrate a variety of art styles both realistic and cartoony.

What will you be doing?

  • 3D real-time asset creation, including sculpting, modelling and texturing
  • Asset integration, shader assignment and material settings
  • Developing concepts and prototypes
  • Building assets from photogrammetry data
  • Using Unreal4 editor to create levels and open world areas

Who you are

  • 5+ years as a 3D artist
  • 3+ released titles as a 3D artist
  • 3DS Max, Substance Painter, Photoshop & ZBrush
  • Next gen techniques e.g. normal mapping, High and Low Poly modelling...
  • High fidelity reproduction of 3D art from 2D concept art
  • Appreciation of lighting, texturing, CG Shaders...
  • 3D editors e.g. Unreal...
  • Interpersonal and communication skills
  • Unreal Engine 4 a bonus
  • Substance Designer, Speedtree a bonus
  • Open world environment dressing a bonus
  • Lighting and particle effects a bonus
  • Character modelling a bonus

Benefits
  • Good work-life balance
  • Flexible hours
  • Collaborative work environment

Application

Please e-mail your CV as a Word document as well as your portfolio to jane@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1578.

We are an equal opps company, value diversity and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.

UI Artist AAA Games South UK Ref 1576

We are working with a AAA game studio based in the South of England who is looking for a UI Artist to join their talented and passionate team.

What will you be doing?

  • Art creation for game interfaces in 2D front-end
  • Static and animating 2D element creation
  • Multiple platform GUI prototype creation
  • Adhering to the studio's functional and aesthetic vision
  • Documentation of style guides
  • Task tracking

Who you are

  • Photoshop
  • Modern UI design principles
  • GUI design
  • Graphic elements and animation creation
  • Core graphic design skills e.g. layout, colour, font formats, typography...
  • Appreciation of composition and colour theory
  • Interpersonal and communication skills
  • 3D packages e.g. Flash, After Effects, web design...a bonus

Benefits

This studio offers a creative environment, competitive pay, full corporate benefits and job satisfaction.

Application

Please e-mail your CV as a Word document as well as your portfolio to jane@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1576.

We are an equal opps company, value diversity and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.

UI Artist Simulation Game Studio SE England Ref 1575

We are working with a highly successful console games and simulation studio based in the South of England who is looking for a UI Artist to join their talented team. This is a fantastic opportunity to work with a studio who believes passionately in their mission to build appealing worlds and craft stunning and inspiring games.

What will you be doing?

  • Participating in UI design, feature mock-ups and screen menu design
  • Building art assets for UI creation
  • Working on UI feature mock-ups and prototypes
  • Implementing UI features and flow
  • Ensuring intuitive design
  • Documentation
  • Bug fixing and testing

Who you are

  • Previous experience with graphic and information design
  • Adobe CC e.g. Photoshop, Illustrator...
  • Usability Design/Test 
  • Previous experience in the games industry a bonus
  • UE4 and UE4 Blueprints a bonus
  • Motion Graphics deign and prototyping a bonus

Benefits

This is a great opportunity to have a significant impact on the future of this studio's games in a challenging but supportive environment. This studio offers a fantastic work-life balance, a competitive salary and state-of-the-art technology.

Application

Please e-mail your CV as a Word document as well as your portfolio to jane@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1575.

We are an equal opps company, value diversity and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.

Technical Artist – Unity - Mobile Games - Spain Ref 870

Our client is one of the most recognised developers in Spain. With a powerful foothold in the Freemium Mobile market, they are now looking to add an experienced VFX Artist to their Spanish studio's talent.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop tools and solutions best suited to the Art department's needs 
  • Establish and maintain effective Art production pipelines across the entire project, ensuring consistency and addressing any issues as they arise
  • Collaborate closely across departments, mediating requirements and making sure assets integrate smoothly
  • Accumulate and disseminate proven methods and practices from production pipelines
  • Pipeline and best practices documentation


Requirements:

  • At least 2 years' experience within a mobile game development studio within the games industry, experienced with the Unity Engine
  • Confident with C# scripting and a deep understanding of optimisation techniques for mobile
  • Mobile optimization techniques
  • Efficient and resourceful problem-solver, driven by a passion for games, balacing creative solutions with a methodical approach and effective communication skill, bridging the gap between Art and Programming and integrating into a strong team
  • Any additional experience with UI and Unity Canvas or artistic experience with 3D and 2D asset production highly beneficial
  • VFX/Shader programming a bonus


To be considered, please forward CV’s in .doc or .docx format with portfolio links to jane@big-planet.biz citing Ref 870 today.

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Animator PC and Console Game Studio Austria Ref 1570

We are working with a PC and console game studio based in Austria who is looking for an Animator to join their team and work on both their leading and their exciting new projects.

What will you be doing?

  • Humanoid, creature, machine and environment asset animation
  • Rigging and Skinning
  • Creating Blendshapes
  • Participate in VFX, particle effects and 2D animations
  • Art reviews
  • Following and building upon stylistic guidelines

Who you are

  • Previous experience in 3D animation for video games, TV or films
  • Interpersonal and communication skills

Desirable

  • 3+ years in the video games industry
  • Maya and scripting
  • Motionbuilder and AfterEffects
  • Facial Animation
  • Lip-syncing
  • MoCap
  • Generalist art skills e.g. figure study, 2D animation, illustration, story boarding, gesture drawing, painting...
  • Film-making e.g. pre-visualisation, story writing, cinematography, editing...

Benefits

You will be given the opportunity to work in a creative and friendly environment on challenging and interesting projects. This studio offers flexible working hours, holiday pay, a bonus scheme and a competitive salary.

Application

Please e-mail your CV as a Word document as well as your portfolio to jane@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1570.

We are an equal opps company, value diversity and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.

Environment Artist AAA Games France Ref 1539

We are working with an award-winning AAA game studio based in France who is looking for an environment artist to join their team and work on their next generation of games.

What will you be doing?

  • Building models and scenes for the game environment bot architectural and organic
  • Creating photo-realistic objects
  • Implemeting appropriate textures

Who you are

  • Strong 3DS Max and Photoshop
  • Appreciation of Industrial Design
  • Application and tweaking of shaders a bonus
  • PBR a bonus
  • French speaking a distinct bonus

Benefits

This studios offers incentive policies, free health insurance, transport subsidy of 50% for public transport users, and great profit and bonus schemes.

Application

Please e-mail your CV as well as your portfolio to jane@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1539.

We are an equal opps company, value diversity and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.

Senior/Lead Lighting Artist AAA Games Yorkshire UK Ref 382

We are working with a leading AAA game studio based in Yorkshire, UK who is looking for a Senior/Lead Lighting Artist to join their team and work on their exciting new AAA title.

What will you be doing?

  • 3D environment creation in Maya, ZBrush, Photoshop
  • 2D texture creation and modelling
  • Dynamic lighting /effects modelling
  • Expert level of real time rendering and post FX
  • Managing lighting pipeline workflow

Who you are

  • 5+ years' experience on AAA game/film production
  • Lighting and colour theory
  • Real-time rendering and post FX
  • Experience with level lighting and post FX in a real-time engine creation
  • Appreciation of physical shaders in relation to lighting and post FX

Benefits

This is a fantastic opportunity to work with a leading game studio. This studio offers holiday and flexi-time benefits, a relaxed a positive team environment, social staff events and an excellent remuneration package.

Application

Please e-mail your CV as a Word document as well as your portfolio to jane@big-planet.biz quoting reference 382.

We are an equal opps company, value diversity and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.

Principal 3D Animator VR Studio Netherlands Ref 1523

We are working with a leading VR game studio based in the Netherlands who is looking for a Principal 3D Animator to join their team and work on their new ambitious AAA title. 

What will you be doing?

  • Building creature, object and character animations
  • Taking ownership of the animation style
  • Maintaining and building on the workflow and pipeline
  • Working in a multi-disciplinary team of designers and programmers
  • Mentoring junior team members

Who you are

  • 3+ full life cycle developments
  • 1+ released AAA title in a similar position
  • Previous VR games experience
  • Previous experience as a Senior, Lead or Principal 3D game animator
  • Strong game engine animation skills e.g. UE4
  • Core animation principles e.g. timing, weight...
  • Hand keys and motion captures animation
  • Comfortable with different animation styles e.g. realistic, cartoon...
  • Rigging and skinning
  • Maya
  • Modelling and texturing

Benefits

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a leading VR studio at one of the studio's most exciting times periods. This studio offers a healthy work-life balance, flexible working hours, relocation help, a pension scheme and acccess to VR games and equipment!

Application

Please e-mail your CV as a Word document as well as your portfolio to jane@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1523.

We are an equal opps company, value diversity and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.

Senior Environment Artist AAA Games Midlands UK Ref 1522

We are working will a leading AAA game studio based in the Midlands, UK who is looking for a Senior Environment Artist to join their team and work on their exciting new RPG title. For this role you will need to be able to demonstrate a strong portfolio including 3D assets and environments for AAA titles.

What will you be doing?

  • Building high quality environment art
  • Assiting in R&D of new techniques
  • Mentoring junior team members
  • Ensuring best practice and share with others
  • Researching latest games industry production techniques and software
  • Rapidly learning new concepts and tools

Who you are
  • 5+ years of relevant experience
  • Published console game experience
  • A portfolio demonstrating your high quality 3D assets for AAA titles
  • Appreciation of all technical environment creation aspects

Benefits

We offer a great work-life balance, excellent bonus scheme and some of the best salaries in the industry. 

Application

Please e-mail your CV as a Word document as well as your portfolio to jane@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1522.

We are an equal opps company, value diversity and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.

Japanese Speaking Lead 2D Artist/Art Manager Mobile Japan Ref 1498

We are working with a leading mobile game studio based in the buzzing city of Tokyo in Japan who is looking for a Japanese speaking Lead 2D Artist/Art Manager to join their team.

This is a 2D focused role, please ensure your portfolio is full of examples of your 2D work.

What will you be doing?

  • Management of the Japanese Concept Art Team including schedule arrangement, quality control, team co-ordination, recruitment...
  • Providing feedback on project requirements and ensuring progress is on track
  • Working in a multi-disciplinary team of programmers and designers

Who you are

  • Japanese as a working language
  • 5+ years in the games industry as an artist with previous experience as an Art Manager or Lead
  • Previous experience with character concept art
  • Previous participation in 2+ mobile game development projects
  • Game art/concept art team management
  • Interpersonal and communication skills
  • Mandarin a bonus

Benefits

This studio offers great opportunities to advance your career, brilliant relocation package, very competitive salaries, and the chance to work in a high-tech state of the art studio.

Application

Please e-mail your CV as a Word document as well as your portfolio to bonnie@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1498.

We are an equal opps company, value diversity and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.

Senior 3D Artist PC and Console Game Studio Austria Ref 1488

We are working with an independent PC and console game studio based in Austria who is looking for an all round, experienced 3D Artist with good examples of environments, props and characters. 

What will you be doing?

  • Creating top quality 3D assets
  • Building characters, environments, props and vehicles
  • Work documentation and planning
  • Ensuring art work supports and compliments game design and user experience

Who you are

  • 3+ years in the games industry with released titles
  • 3D modelling e.g. Maya...
  • Digital Scultping e.g. Zbrush, Mudbox...
  • Game engine experience
  • Appreciation of colour theory, human/creature anatomy and design theory
  • Problem-solving skills
  • Interpersonal and communication skills
  • Adjacent field experience e.g. 2D art, concept, particles, animation, rigging...a bonus
  • Scrum framework a bonus

Benefits

You will be given the opportunity to work in a creative and friendly environment on challenging and interesting projects. This studio offers flexible working hours, holiday pay, a bonus scheme and a competitive salary.

Application

Please e-mail your CV and portfolio to jane@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1488.

We are an equal opps company, value diversity and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.

Art Directors AAA Games China Ref 1468

We are working with a AAA game studio based in multiple locations in China looking for Art Directors to join their team. This is a fantastic opportunity to work on the lead frontier of video games using cutting-edge technology.

What will you be doing?

  • Managing a team of artists, including communication with clients and technical aspects
  • AAA, mobile and VR/AR project management
  • Providing improvements to the art production pipeline
  • Ensuring high quality of all deliverables
  • Mentoring junior members of the team
  • Participating in recruitment


Who you are

  • 4+ years as an Artist in the games industry, in a Senior/Lead/Team Leader position
  • 3+ years console games experience
  • 10+ years with various game styles including AAA experience
  • Expert with 3D packages e.g. Maya, 3Ds Max, Photoshop, Zbrush, Substance Painter/Designer...to be able to manage a 10 person team
  • Bachelors degree in Arts, Graphic Design or similar
  • Understanding of Unreal Engine
  • Understanding of level art
  • SCRUM and Agile
  • A portfolio containing some realistic artwork
  • Art pipeline optimisation
  • Team management and leadership


Benefits 

This studio offers competitive salaries, excellent relocation packages and great work life balance. You will be given the opportunity to work in a diverse and collaborative environment.

Application

Please e-mail your CV and portfolio to jane@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1468.

We are an equal opps company, value diversity and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.

Senior Environment Artist AAA RPG – Midlands UK Ref 304

Our client is a AAA studio, well-known for delivering high standards of polish with all the titles they release. They are now seeking a Senior Environment Artist to join their talented team and realise their next high profile, AAA RPG project.

Responsibilities:

  • Ensure both yours and the department’s 3D assets and environments are the required AAA quality
  • Realistic environment creation in collaboration with the art Leads and managers
  • Exploration of new technologies and practices to incorporate into production


Requirements:

  • 5 years' experience in AAA games production
  • Portfolio illustrating expert levels in environment art Low and High poly modelling
  • Experience and understanding of Physical Based Shaders (PBR), ideally Unreal Engine 4 experience as well
  • Expert at Maya, Photoshop, Zbrush, Animation experience a bonus


To be considered, submit your CV's in .doc or .docx format, complete with portfolio link to jane@big-planet.biz today.

Lead 3D Artist w Unity Mobile Game Studio Midlands UK Ref 1461

We are working with a leading game studio based in the midlands, UK who is looking for a Lead Unity 3D artist to join their brand new mobile studio and work on their exciting forthcoming games.

What will you be doing?

  • Leading the art team and mentoring the junior members
  • Working in a multi-disciplinary team of product owners, directors, designers and programmers
  • Building visual benchmark assets
  • Managing milestone planning and communicating feedback on a daily basis
  • Providing improvements to the game's visual style and contents by building and discussing the visual material
  • Ensuring consistency within the art team through game asset documentation

Who you are

  • 2+ released titles as a Senior/Lead Artist
  • A varied portfolio demonstrating both causal mobile assets and high end renders
  • Mobile-focused low-polygon model and texture creation
  • 3D packages e.g. Maya, 3DsMax, Modo...
  • Animation, rigging and skinning
  • Lighting, surfaces, shaders and visual effects
  • Experience with Unity game engine for mobile
  • Interpersonal and communication skills
  • Unreal UE4 engine a bonus

Benefits

This studio offers a competitive salary, holiday and flexi-time benefits and great social staff events.

Application

Please e-mail your CV and 3D art portfolio to jane@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1461.

We are an equal opps company, value diversity and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.

Lead VFX Artist – AAA Midlands, UK Ref 287

Our client is an independent game development studio. They excel with award-winning titles by some of the most experienced and talented developers in the UK. Currently working on an unannounced project, they are looking for an experienced VFX Artist who excels in realistic dramatic effects.

Responsibilities

Determine and drive the visual feel of projects
Manage and mentor the art and effects teams for the creation of dramatic, realistic effects
Collaborate with all the teams and set project workflows to deliver within game parameters 

Requirements

Prowess in a large range of disciplines, including particle systems, shaders, animation, ribbons and VFX, demonstrated in both portfolio and showreels
At least 2 released titles in a realistic cinematic style as senior
Demonstrable skills in: team management, 3DS Max, Maya, and XSI 

We Offer

Permanent key position in an internationally renowned studio
Opportunities to palpably contribute to a series of highly successful titles
Competitive salary and career advancement path 

Please forward CV’s in .doc or .docx format and portfolio links to jane@big-planet.biz quoting ref 287

UX Designer - France Ref 1410

Our client, an award-winning studio based in France is looking for a UX Designer to join their successful team and to work on the next generation of games. Are you looking to advance your career and work in a world leading studio?  

In this role

You will:
  • Work alongside the Design team on a game that is currently in development and be responsible for the user experience design
  • Collaborating with a UI designer on Interface and interactions
  • Assess daily and weekly workflows and milestones
  • Adobe tools or similar software to produce design ideas and blueprints
  • Ensure ease of use and accessibility in the user’s experience, concentrating on control and flow
  • Be proactive to ensure the project remains on schedule


Who you are
  • Great communicator with excellent English, French language skills is a bonus
  • Team player
  • Cognitive psychology and autonomy and decision-making process essential for the role


Benefits
  • Incentive policies
  • Free Health Insurance
  • Transport subsidy of 50% for public transport users
  • Profit and bonus schemes
  • Relocation assistance


Please send your CV as a word document referencing to jane@big-planet.bizto apply quoting reference 1410 !

We are an equal opportunities recruitment agency, value diversity and don't discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.

Lead Animator - Leading 3rd Party Studio - Paris Ref 1040

Lead Animator – Expert 3rd Party Studio - Paris 

Successful Paris based third party studio, with a strong record of sports titles, quirky platformers and expansive fantasy RPGs are looking for a Lead Animator to head up the team.  The Lead Animator will have a broad expertise in characters, props and illustrate remarkable attention to detail in their work. 

You will have: 

  • At least one published title covering the full life cycle of a game
  • At least 5 years experience in games animation
  • 3DMax or Maya
  • Knowledge of using at least one engine such as Unreal, Unity, Cry Engine…
  • Cross platform experience including mobile and console
  • Key frame and / or Mocap skills


 It would be a bonus if you could speak French but not essential. 

We offer: 

  • A good work life balance
  • Excellent benefits
  • Highly competitive salary


Please submit a comprehensive animation showreel with your CV (ideally in Word format) to jane@big-planet.biz quoting job number 1040

Lead Lighting Artist Game Studio - Racing Midlands UK Ref 1237

This award-winning AAA games studio based in Leamington Spa, UK is looking for a Lighting Artist to join their team and work on their pillar racing titles.

What will you be doing?
  • Driving lighting technology, processes and pipeline
  • Delivering lighting across all game aspects
  • Identifying risks and opportunities


Who you are
  • Lighting pipelines and art techniques
  • Team leadership
  • High quality lighting look-development
  • AAA lighting pipeline experience
  • Physically based game rendering
  • Lighting and colour theory
  • Off-line 3D rendering
  • Digital photography
  • 3DSMax
  • Animated VFX a bonus
  • Interpersonal and communication skills


Benefits

This studio offers a competitive salary, private healthcare, a bonus scheme and free breakfast.

Application
Does this sound like your dream job? Then please forward your CV as a Word document to jane@big-planet.biz quoting reference 1237.

We are an equal opps recruitment agency, value diversity and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.


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