Zynga is looking for a Senior Animator to join their growing team!
Our India studio is committed to developing high quality social casino slots & Match 3 games. Come join our team of experts for a fast-paced career in casual Facebook and mobile gaming!
- The Senior Animator will be working with a team of technical artists, designers, artists and engineers to develop amazing animations and special effects in Unity/other game engines.
- The Senior Animator’s primary duties are creatin g animations in 3d software’s (Maya/3ds Max) and Creating 2D animations in Game engines (Unity/Sprite Builder ), and animating particle systems, Exporting Animations from any 3d software’s Integrating them in to game engines, creating prefabs for Animations in Uni ty/other game engines and rigging Characters/props.
- The ideal candidate has well-rounded experience in a 3D game pipeline.
- Ability to communicate visually, and to identify and define visual design issues and solutions
- Excellent design skil ls, including the effective use of color, form, lighting and composition
- Preferred Outstanding grasp of Unity 5.6+ or any other game engines like Cocos, Sprite Builder + animation processes, including Mecanim , particle systems, NGUI.
- Clear understanding of camera s, lighting, and shaders in Unity
- Core Photoshop CC skills such as compositing and tiling
- Expert knowledge of 3D rigging in Maya/ 3ds Max.
- Strong problem-solving methodology.
- 10+ experience 2d/3d animations with minimum 3 years in games development.
- A passion for games, social slots, and social networking
- Prior experience with version control software such as Perforce
- Please include your portfolio in the application!
- 3D rigging/Animation/Unity animation samples are encouraged.
What we of fer you:
- Work in a studio that has complete P&L ownership of games
- Competitive salary, discretionary annual bonus scheme and Zynga RSUs
- Full medical, accident as well as life insurance benefits
- Catered breakfast, lunch and evening snacks
- Child care facilit ies for women employees and discounted facilities for male employees
- Well stocked pantry
- Generous Paid Maternity/Paternity leave
- Employee Assistance Programs
- Active Employee Resource Groups – Women at Zynga
- Frequent employee events
- Additional leave options for most employees
- Flexible working hours on many teams
- Casual dress every single day
- Work with cool people and impact millions of daily players!