Fishean Studio is a new VR company that aims to create realistic VR experiences telling the stories of people from marginalized groups. Our premier project and winner of The Big Indie Pitch, Our America, is looking for a mid-senior Technical Animator to create appealing and engaging character animations. Our America is a branching Narrative VR experience about being Black in America. The story follows a father and son on their way to school. As the Technical Animator you will work with the other members of the team to implement the new animations and models into the VR experience. This is a 1-2 month temp position. It is completely remote.
Fishean Studio is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All persons will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, legally protected physical or mental disability, covered veteran status, status in the U.S. uniformed services, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, genetic information or membership in any other legally protected category.
We strive to create an inclusive environment, empower employees and embrace diversity. We encourage everyone to respond.
Our animator will rig 3D models, and create gameplay and facial animations for characters in a VR project and implement them into Unity’s animation controller. They will evaluate animation and pipeline tools for use in production and maintain animation asset organization and smooth workflow between planning, capturing, editing, and implementation of animations.
HOW TO APPLY
As a part of the application process, candidates will be expected to provide a portfolio or demo reel of their work and may be asked to complete an animation test. Demo reel submission for this position MUST INCLUDE IN-GAME FOOTAGE.
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ABOUT OUR AMERICA
What starts as a simple commute for Malcolm and his dad quickly escalates into a life-or-death encounter that both father and son must be cautious to survive. Put on your VR headset and see life through the eyes of a Black father in the U.S. as you take a ride in Our America.