Senior Unity VFX/Animator

Toronto, Canada
7 days ago


As a Senior Unity VFX/Animator, you will have a strong understanding of animation principles and be able to use a range of techniques to drive high quality visuals and bring our games to life. You will confidently and respectfully challenge the status quo in order to improve things. Assertive when needed, you voice concerns, generate ideas for improvements, and stay on the cutting edge of animation technology and technique. Confident in your decision making, you nevertheless think carefully before you speak and act.

Job purpose

The Senior Animator is a highly skilled individual with excellent animation judgment and organizational skills to deliver the highest standard animation. They are excellent at communicating both up and down, estimating and costing work.

They are proactive, organized and methodical. They provide critical support to the project with a deep understanding of process, pipeline and platform requirements. They communicate between disciplines, proactively solving problems and fostering good relationships across team and studio.

The Senior Animator will be a skilled, flexible team player that effectively time handles themselves to deliver the results required by the Lead UX Designer to specification, quality and on time.

This role will work closely with the Lead UX Designer to set the quality bar and style for animations and to document any style guides or production processes in support of that goal. They will be expected to be able to perform the production duties of their specialism at a Senior Level, setting the animation style and quality bar for a team. They help mentor, inspire, and motivate their team.

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What we offer you:

Zynga is an equal opportunity employer. We are proud of our diverse community; we do not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, medical condition, disability, or any other class or characteristic protected by applicable law. We welcome candidates, players, employees, and partners from all backgrounds. Join us!

Zynga will consider for employment all qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with applicable law.

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