Technical Artist: Animation – Rockstar Toronto

Published On: 2 April 2024Categories: Careers

At Rockstar Games, we create world-class entertainment experiences. A career at Rockstar Games is about being part of a team working on some of the most creatively rewarding and ambitious projects to be found in any entertainment medium. You would be welcomed to a dedicated and inclusive environment where you can learn, and collaborate with some of the most talented people in the industry.

Rockstar Games is looking for an experienced and passionate Technical Artist focused on Animation to help research and develop new technology for future titles as well as improve on existing technology and tools. This role will involve the development of new approaches and workflows within the scope of animation including core animation as well as facial motion capture (facial animation, tracking, and recognition).

  • Experience using 3D DCC software (Motionbuilder and/or Maya preferred).
  • Strong programming skills in Python.
  • Familiarity with coding UI using PySide/Qt.
  • Experience creating tools for animators.
  • Enthusiasm for R&D/future tech development.
  • Strong communication, self-management, and organizational skills.
  • Effective time management skills to meet deadlines.