Weta Digital is now hiring Senior Animators for roles opening up early 2020.
Needs to have:
- Five years animation experience in Visual Effects Animation on feature films.
- Strong animator. Fast animator.
- High level understanding and execution of mechanics, timing, physics, composition , cameras and staging.
- Can hit strong key poses and string them together into solid blocking.
- Has a strong eye for realistic performance and physics.
- Experience working with motion capture in animation production
- Experience with Facial animation
- Strong communication and collaboration skills.
- Maya experience.
Nice to have:
- Previs experience
- Character and creature animation reels are both welcome. The preference being on individuals who take their animation to the high level of polish required by a photo-realistic medium
- A solid foundation in creating realistic facial performances using FACs-based facial animation rigs
If this sounds like you, we would love to hear from you.
Location: Wellington - New Zealand