Senior/Lead 3D Animator


We are currently on the lookout for a Senior/Lead 3D Animator to join the team!

If you believe you are a good fit for us and we are a good fit for you let us know!

In this role, you will play a pivotal part in bringing characters, creatures, and objects to life through the magic of animation. You will be part of a dynamic and creative team, collaborating closely with other artists, animators, and directors to create visually stunning and emotionally compelling animated content.

Expected Tasks:

  • Use your expertise in animation principles and software proficiency (in Maya) to craft realistic, expressive, and seamless character animations. 
  • Mentor other animators in creative/technical procedures and workflows
  • Adhere to project timelines and production schedules while maintaining a commitment to delivering high-quality animations that align with the project’s artistic vision.
  • Work closely with other departments, such as modellers and riggers, to optimize character assets for animation and troubleshoot any technical issues that may arise during the animation process.
  • Collaborate effectively with directors and fellow animators, actively participating in creative discussions and incorporating feedback into your work.
  • Oversee the daily activities and capabilities of the animation team.
  • Ensuring all work follows studio policies and guidelines.

Essential skills:

  • Demonstrated ability as a character animator in Maya
  • Minimum 5+ years of experience. 
  • Ability to positively receive and implement constructive feedback to improve your skills and work
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills, with the ability to work effectively in a team-oriented and fast-paced environment
  • A passion for animation and a drive to create memorable and emotionally resonant visual experiences.

This position is based at our Studio in North Lakes (Brisbane Northern Suburb) where public transport is readily available. Come and join us at the Zoo! We offer a warm and welcoming work environment with fun company and team events that help build strong connections.

If you believe you are a good fit for us and we are a
good fit for you let us know!

Include your CV and any other relevant info such as a showreel or portfolio.

If you have any questions about the position or Pixel
Zoo, please let us know.

We hope to hear from you soon!



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