Facial Animator

At Rockstar Games, we create the games we would want to play ourselves.

A career at Rockstar is about being part of a team working on some of the most creatively rewarding, large-scale projects to be found in any entertainment medium. You would be welcomed to a friendly, inclusive environment where you can learn, and collaborate with some of the most talented people in the industry.

Rockstar San Diego is on the lookout for a talented Animator who possesses a passion for facial animation. This is a full-time permanent position based out of Rockstar’s unique game development studio in Carlsbad.

WHAT WE DO               

  • We create facial animations for all characters and animals appearing in cinematic and gameplay sequences in our games.
  • We enhance face performances adding emphasis to key face shapes and movements to help create compelling and realistic characters.
  • We review face animations and implement feedback from lead reviews.
  • We work collaboratively with the global animation, code and design teams to problem solve and implement face performances across all characters in our games.

    • Create visually stunning 3D facial animations.
    • Work closely with the team to create balanced solutions to any related technical and aesthetic issues.
    • Animate natural and expressive motion to create realistic, fluid facial animations.
    • Implement, troubleshoot, and debug animation systems.
    • Help improve animation pipelines.