Animation Outsourcing Manager
3 days ago
Arkane Studios is one of the most renowned development studios in the video game industry. Founded in 1999, the studio is owned by ZeniMax Media and Microsoft XBox. Arkane is known for its creative worlds and first-person action games, including the Dishonored and Prey franchises, which have won multiple "Game of the Year" awards. Our newest title Deathloop released on September 14, 2021, for PlayStation 5 and PC is another hit!
Joining Arkane Lyon is an opportunity to collaborate and evolve with a passionate and talented team, on cutting-edge technologies and innovative games, and in a stimulating and welcoming work environment. The studio is located in the Lyon Confluence district, a place of greenery, sports, gastronomy and music.
- Ensure a fluid communication between outsourcing vendors and internal animation team
- Create and maintain documentation for outsourcing vendors
- Prepare data and guidelines according to technical constraints and animation intentions in close collaboration with the Animation Director
- Manage planning and milestone in close collaboration with the Producer and Animation Director
- Provide artistic & technical feedback in close collaboration with the Animation Director
- Data tracking, checking and in engine integration
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- Minimum 3 years as an animator
- Excellent knowledge of Maya & Motion Builder
- Ability to communicate animation direction in an effective, efficient & positive manner.
- Excellent knowledge of animation principles (timing, spacing, posing)
- Excellent knowledge of anatomy & body mechanics
- Strong keyframing experience
- Experience in motion capture post animation
- Experience with game engine
- Team spirit
- Excellent communication skills in French & English, written & spoken