3D Animator - M/NB/W [Star Wars Project]

Sep 07, 2022
Annecy, France
... Not specified
... Intermediate
Full time
... Office work



As a 3D Animator at Ubisoft Annecy you will be working together with the team at Massive Entertainment to create a new story-driven open-world video game set in the Star Wars galaxy. Our goal is to create a game and a story that bring both new and lifelong fans on an immersive and outstanding journey, which will stay with them for years to come.


Your daily life 

  • Apply animation principles to create high-quality animations
  • Work closely with the Artistic Director, Game Designers and Programmers to understand the goal of quality to achieve and intentions of gameplay
  • Participate in the realization of the planning necessary to accomplish your responsibilities in collaboration with your manager and be able to measure your production time in order to respect the scheduled deadlines
  • Be transparent with the team based on potential problems related to the events you are guarantor
  • Be able to quickly perform basic prototypes that will be used for discussions related to animations and gameplay
  • Collaborate and give visibility to the leads & directors
  • Perform other related duties




What you bring to the team 

You’ve already worked and / or shipped at least two AA or AAA game as a 3D gameplay animator. We are also open to applicant with a background from the movie industry. You recognize yourself in the following requirement list:

  • Excellent knowledge of Mocap (Motion Builder) and Keyframe
  • English spoken and written
  • Significant artistic sense & abilities in a specific achievement
  • Capacity to adapt yourself and be open minded
  • Collaborate with all the Animation teams and other trades
  • Very good understanding of movements in space
  • In-depth knowledge of graphic tools
  • Quadruped animation is a plus
  • Technical experience is a plus (scripting, Python…)

Please send us a CV, a letter and a demo demonstrating your animation skills, your artistic eye and your ability to convey the emotion of the characters.




Ubisoft is committed to creating an inclusive work environment that reflects the diversity of our player community. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, ethnicity, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age or disability status.

All information will be treated as confidential in accordance with the Employment Equity Act.

Integrating the Ubisoft French studios also means:

  • Join passionate and highly technical teams, all driven by the desire to design and develop innovative games and stand out for their quality
  • Collaborate with teams recognized for their experience on renowned franchises
  • Develop expertise by participating in in-house sharing events (talks, conferences, trade shows) and benefiting from tailor-made training programs
  • Evolve in a leading French videogame company represented in 30 different countries, with opportunities for international development

Due to the summer period, our application processing time is longer than usual. We will be able to give you feedback on your profile at the beginning of September. Thank you again for your interest in the position and your understanding.

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