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3D Animator

Division: Bethesda Game Studios - Montreal | Department: | Location: Montreal , CA

3D Animator

Bethesda game studio is looking for an excellent 3D Animator to create and implement gameplay animations and work closely with artists, programmers, designers and producers.


  • Create and implement gameplay animations while working closely with artists, programmers, designers and producers
  • Work In collaboration with members of the team to work out graphic design/ animation needs and requirements for team assigned game play content
  • Communicate graphic design/animation needs to any out-of-team or external dependencies
  • Rig and animate various characters and environment pieces according to gameplay specific graphic design/animation needs.
  • Apply graphic design/animation principles to create high-quality animations while optimizing them to meet technical constraints and making any changes that are requested based on the artistic direction;


Educational Requirements:

Post-secondary or vocational diploma in a relevant field such as graphic design, digital 

animation, visual arts, etc.



  • 3+ years professional or related experience with more than 2 shipped titles where credited as a graphic designer/ animator
  • Outstanding graphic design / animation skills
  • Attention to detail;
  • Ability to adapt to change, flexibility, open-mindedness;
  • Excellent problem solving and prototyping skills
  • Excellent teamwork ability
  • Good organization and time management skills
  • Good Maya skills
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Self-motivated and self-driven team player with very strong work ethic and cooperative attitude
  • Passion for gaming and making GREAT games
  • Passion for pushing graphic design / animation quality to the next level




·        Experience animating for 2D characters

·        Experience working closely with AI programmers and Gameplay programmers, understanding the technicalities of game AI and game functionality

·        Experience with Mobile game animation.

·        Knowledge of unity 3D animation system.


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