Senior Animator opening at THQ Studio Australia

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THQ Studio Australia, based in Brisbane, Australia, is a developer and publisher of interactive entertainment software. Founded in January 2003 as part of THQ Inc., THQ Studio Australia now employs more than 80 talented staff developing on all major console platforms, including Microsoft Xbox 360, Playstation 3 and Nintendo Wii.

We are currently seeking a Senior Animator that will be responsible for setting up and animating 3D characters generated by the art department. The successful applicant will be required to create world-class animations for organic and inorganic models. This position will report directly to the Lead Artist.

What you need to have:-

* Significant experience including completion of multiple development projects
* Strong animation reel with a range of characters
* Understanding of the principles of animation
* Experience with Max or Maya
* Experience and understanding of basic rigging
* Can work as part of a team and work to deadlines
* Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

What more can we offer?

* Project Bonuses
* Discount stock option programs
* Income protection insurance
* Friday drinks
* Free fruit and espresso coffee
* Social functions
* Games area and games library
* Also the office is easily accessible