Technical Animator (Hybrid)

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Posted 05 September 2023
Salary Negotiable
Job type Permanent
Contact NameJoe Sutcliffe

Job description

Aardvark Swift is searching for a Technical Animator on behalf of a vibrant game studio known as 10 Chambers. Based in the scenic city of Stockholm, Sweden, they are a well-funded scale-up backed by Tencent. They're a collaborative bunch with a deep-rooted passion for gaming.

Currently, they're busy shaping their debut game GTFO and have their sights set on a thrilling new project – a cooperative heist FPS with a techno-thriller backdrop. This venture is guided by Ulf Andersson, the creative mind behind Payday 1 & 2.

As they expand their Animation team, 10 Chambers needs a skilled Technical Animator. In this role, you'll ensure that Animators and Artists have the essential tools, ensuring smooth integration within their pipeline.

Your responsibilities…
  • Grasp the ins and outs of the animation system's features and functions
  • Collaborate on intricate animation systems alongside animators and other teams
  • Harmonize animations with technical, aesthetic, and gameplay requirements
  • Research and share knowledge about industry techniques and animation tools
  • Develop scripts and tools for artists/animators
The skills and experience you’ll bring to the role...
  • Over 3 years in a technical animator role, ideally in gaming
  • Solid character rigging skills and a grasp of animation principles
  • Familiarity with Motionbuilder
  • Structured work approach with prioritization know-how
  • Exceptional collaboration and communication skills
  • Initiative, creativity, and resourcefulness in solving problems
  • Fluent English (Swedish proficiency not required)
It’s a bonus if you have…
  • Unity experience
Perks and benefits include…
  • Relocation support for you and your family
  • Private pension and healthcare package 
  • Wellness allowance
At 10 Chambers, inclusivity reigns. Their goal is an open, safe, and respectful work environment where everyone is valued. Regardless of gender, ethnicity, belief, disability, sexual orientation, or age, all are welcome. Their diverse team of 20+ nationalities communicates in English.