Senior 3D Animators

Giant are looking for experienced Senior 3D Animators to work on our next great animated production for the world to enjoy!

We are an Equal Opportunities Employer.

As such, we are committed to Equality of Opportunity for existing and potential employees. All persons regardless of Gender, Civil status, Family status, Race, Religious beliefs, Sexual Orientation, Disability, Age, or Membership of the Travelling Community will be provided with equality of access to employment and also encouraged and assisted to achieve their full potential. We will continue to foster a genuine culture of Equality.

Position Overview

This is a full-time position based in the Dublin studio, and there is flexibility for remote working but applicants should be able to work in the Irish timezone as the studio.

Starting Date: February 2024

Position Responsibilities

  • Work closely with the Animation Supervisor(s) and Lead Animator(s) to create high-quality, story-driven Animation based on the production style and overall show expectations.
  • Follow the structured key frame animation workflow used by Giant for each stage of blocking, plus, and polish.
  • Have a clear understanding of the performance, style, quality, continuity, and technical of the animation.
  • Set the standard and example for the show, by animating the more difficult shots and consistently producing high-quality animation.
  • Be able to consistently meet deadlines within the schedule.
  • Maintain an open and professional demeanour when providing or taking directions, undertaking revisions, and altering approaches as required.
  • Support a collaborative and creative environment that produces awesome Giant projects with great teams.
  • Help other team members by mentoring and giving feedback.
  • Perform other tasks as the project requires.

Position Requirements

  • Excellent time management skills.
  • Thorough knowledge of Maya.
  • Good communicator with excellent interpersonal skills and can deliver high-quality results in a dynamic environment.
  • Strong Leadership skills and the ability to support a diverse team.
  • Strong organizational skills and a good eye for detail.
  • Strong technical and problem-solving skills.
  • Strong grasp of appeal and visual communication skills.
  • Solid understanding of Production and Technical resources.

How To Apply

If you would like to be considered for the Senior 3D Animator position, please apply through our Workable platform by clicking the link below:

We will endeavour to respond to all applicants, but due to the high volume of applications we receive a reply might not always be possible.

Thank you for your interest in Giant Animation!

Don’t see an opportunity applicable to you?

We’re always looking for talented people to join our team, so why not get in touch anyway at careers@giant.ie