Lead Animator (Project 8)

Job description

Share your vision and develop together with us! If you are a Lead Animator, willing to bring our vision to life - we will be happy to have you working on our new project - Project 8.

In 11 bit studios you get the opportunity to develop fresh game concepts that can become global hits. Without a moment of boredom.

Your responsibilities:

  • Building and managing the animation team.

  • Ensuring that animations meet the quality requirement, are visually credible and in line with game vision.

  • Working closely with designers and programmers to ensure an efficient animation integration process.

  • Working with the production team on preparing development plans and high-level roadmap.

  • Working with other departments on feasibility of animation features.

  • Proposing ideas and being proactive in problem identification and troubleshooting.

  • Mentoring, managing and regularly reviewing individuals to build a cohesive and effective team.

    Job requirements


    • At least 3 years of professional animation experience.

    • Professional experience in team management.

    • Professional experience in the game development industry.

    • Excellent knowledge of the technical side of animation in game development.

    • Good knowledge of Maya and Motion Builder.

    • Good knowledge of animation principles, dynamics and human character anatomy.

    • Knowledge of modern engines such as Unity, Unreal Engine etc.

    Nice to have:

    • Strong skills and solid understanding of key frame animation.

    • Experience with facial animation and lip sync is a plus.

    • Good knowledge of character rigging principles.

    • Experience with Unreal Engine is a plus.

    • Excellent communication skills.

    • Knowledge of gameplay mechanics in terms of modern video games.

    • Taking ownership and working iteratively on features, from design to delivery phase.

    • Keeping up to date with current technology trends.

      We are offering you:

      • Flexible working hours.

      • Training budget.

      • Attractive bonus system – annual bonus, motivation programme.

      • Benefits: Multisport card, private medical care for you and your family.

      • English/Polish classes.

      • Attendance in game dev events.

      • Work in modern office near Metro Dworzec Wileński station.


      If you are interested in working with us, please send us your CV along with your portfolio by clicking the application button.