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Senior Character Animator
posted on: 8 March, 2018

Plastic Wax is an award-winning animation and production studio specialising in the creation of premium digital content for the global video games and film industry.

We are currently looking for a Seasoned Senior Character Animator to work with us either at our waterfront studio in Rhodes, Sydney OR remote for a short and sweet contract.

Contract:        4 weeks
Commence:   2 April

Responsibilities:
- Show initiative, push ideas and innovate within your duties.
- Ability to work unassisted and relied upon to finish tasks
- Be aware of project schedules and be capable of delivering work to deadlines
- Create interesting and realistic animation with convincing performances under the guidance of animation lead, director and/or producers.

Requirements:
- Highly experienced Senior Character Animator on feature films, television series’ or AAA game titles/cinematics
- Fluent in Maya
- Ability to create interesting and expressive cartoon style animation along with realistic animation
- Must be able to work within a team, independently, and take direction well
- Strong work ethic
- Well organised and must be able to meet tight deadlines
- Pro-active and have excellent communication skills
- Be able to communicate creative and technical thoughts
- To work onsite, you must be Australian or New Zealand citizen, or hold Australian Permanent Resident status

Pluses:
- Experience with Motion Builder
- Experienced with Shotgun

If you are a Seasoned Senior Character Animator, we’d love to hear from you.
Send link/s to your website/reel (with a shot breakdown) in an email (please include where you saw this job post):

Subject: [Snr Animator] YOUR NAME
Email to: recruitment@plasticwax.com

If your application makes the shortlist, you will be contacted shortly. No phone calls or agencies please.

This job is originally posted here: http://bit.ly/2tsWdmU

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PLASTIC WAX is this year's honoured recipient of:
2017 Winner AEAF - GOLD - Game Trailers
2017 Winner AEAF - SILVER - Game Trailers
2017 Winner NSW Creative Laureate Award
2017 Finalist Promax GAMES Awards