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Destiny Gameplay Animator

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We need you to help us bring in-game character performance to the next level. As a Gameplay Animator you will be involved in all aspects of production including the initial concept of character movement, the technical considerations of implementation, collaboration with other disciplines, and the creation of final animation. Be a part of our team and let’s create new worlds together!


  • Create high quality key-frame and motion captured animations
  • Implement and test animations in the game engine
  • Work on asset creation tasks assigned to you by Animation Manager/ Lead
  • Work with the Animation Lead to help set the quality bar for asset creation
  • Collaborate with Design to create compelling player experiences
  • Collaborate with fellow artists in completing specific, project-related tasks


  • Good communication skills
  • Must have the desire to create great games
  • Thorough knowledge of Maya animation workflow
  • Experience working on a shipped game title


  • Understanding of mo-cap workflows a plus
  • An understanding of human and animal anatomy is an asset
  • Undergraduate degree or completion of a certificate program that provides an education in the fundamentals of art is preferred but not necessary

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