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Character Animator

Do you want a vital role in creating the most realistically simulated characters in gamified simulation training? are you driven in motion caption? then you’re the one we’re looking for!

Attensi is the global leader in 3D gamified simulation training for large cooperation’s, and we are rapidly growing and expanding! By using a unique combination of gamification and realism, joint with deep and varied interactivity that is powered by our game AI, we created gamified training solutions that creates real change in behavior and knowledge. Not to mention, making competence development and learning fun!

 Attensi was established in Norway in 2012, and we now have offices in London and are expanding to the US. Our training simulations is today being used by global brands in more than 140 countries and in 30 different languages. We are now about 140 employees in Attensi, and thanks to our success and growth we are now looking for a new Character animator to join our exciting journey! 

Do you want a vital role in creating the most realistically simulated characters in gamified simulation training? are you driven in motion caption? then you’re the one we’re looking for! 

Thanks to our growth we are now looking for new ambitious colleagues for our excellent Art-team. The team currently consists of one character artist, one environmental artist and a technical artist, and of course team leader Gaute Godager. We are looking for someone who has great skills in Motion caption and who will contribute to the existing competence. 

You will be setting the standards and increase the quality of our work, meaning you will have much responsibility and big opportunities for influence. If you are a technical 3D artist with a background in character animation, who wants to be a part of developing what we hope will be the most realistically simulated characters in our field, you are the one we are searching for! We see you having experience from the game industry and experience with Unity and integration of animation – from idea to deliverance.

What you will be doing:

  • Ability to develop high-quality character animations in Maya, 3DS Max or similar tools and implement them in our Unity-based solution
  • Ability to cooperate with developers, character artists and designer to achieve good results
  • Independent and a sense of responsibility
  • Responsible for the entire value chain with use of motion caption; direct, plan, recording and clean-up before adjustments in animation tools
  • Develop delivery methodology to continuously optimize the way we work, being able to design eventual tools and know industry standards and stay updated along the way
  • Take an active role in Attensi’s Art & Design Team

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s or master’s degree in 3D, gaming and/or animation
  • At least two years of relevant working experience
  • Excellent skills with Motion caption
  • Experience with Unity, especially animation layering systems, Maya, 3DS and mocap tools
  • Experience with directing motion capture
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English
  • A good eye for movement
  • Residency in Norway or willing to re-locate

In addtion, the following would be a bonus:

  • Experience with game development and solution focus for problems
  • Experience with script editor
  • Experience from scale-ups/start-ups

Who are you? 

We are looking for someone who can take our animations to the next level. You have talent and are passionate about creating realistic animation characters with smooth and life-like movements. In addition, you thrive in teamwork, welcome responsibilities and have a solution-oriented mindset. And not the least, you want to become a game-changer! 

What can we offer you?

At Attensi you will become part of an exciting and rapidly growing scale-up that is already a global leader in its field. You get to work in a flat, open and free environment, surrounded by committed, smart and talented colleagues from various backgrounds, both culturally and academically. Attensi is committed to giving people the opportunity to grow and you will also be able to develop your role over time. You will also be offered exciting challenges in a dynamic and innovative environment with great ambitions. Attensi has an energetic and social working environment. We work hard, but also have a lot of fun together. When Covid permits, we will have monthly social activities like Attensi-days, sporting events, after work drinks, parties, game nights and more. This is how we make sure we are not only working together, but also having fun! 

 How to apply 

If this sounds interesting to you, please attach a link in your application to your portfolio/showreel and show us your work and drive!  

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

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We believe that people perform their best work when they are challenged, free and engaged. Therefore we strive to avoid hierarchies and limitations. We focus on rapid, iterative development, distributed decision power, broad involvement - and on having fun at work!

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