3D Senior Animator (freelancer)

  • Contract

Company Description

At Veles Productions, we are creating new worlds and redefining the boundaries of the digital landscape. We are looking for open-minded, revolutionary thinkers who share our passion for the Metaverse and its potential.

Job Description

As a 3D Senior Animator, you will play a key role in bringing our Metaverse projects to life. Your expertise in 3D animation will be essential in creating captivating and realistic character and/or animal movements. You will collaborate closely with our art and design teams, utilizing your technical skills and artistic vision to deliver high-quality animations that elevate the immersive experience for our users.


  • Create visually stunning and realistic 3D character/animal animations
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to ensure animations align with the project's creative direction and technical requirements
  • Implement and refine animation pipelines and workflows to optimize efficiency and maintain quality standards
  • Provide mentorship and guidance to junior animators, fostering a collaborative and growth-oriented environment
  • Stay updated on industry trends and emerging technologies to continually enhance your skills and contribute to the evolution of our projects


  • Minimum of 3 years of professional experience as a 3D Animator, preferably within the gaming industry or related fields
  • Expert knowledge of 3D animation software, such as Maya, 3ds Max, or Blender and Unreal Engine
  • Strong understanding of character animation principles, timing, and weight distribution
  • Proven ability to create realistic and dynamic animations for both bipedal and quadrupedal characters
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and ability to meet project deadlines in a fast-paced environment
  • A passion for storytelling and a keen eye for detail
  • Good command of English (minimum B2 level)
  • Experience with motion capture technology and its integration into animations is a plus
  • Facial animation and lip-syncing experience is a plus
  • Skinning and rigging expertise for characters is a plus

Additional Information

  • Competitive salary with project-based bonuses
  • A modern indie-style studio that fosters a relaxed atmosphere while working on revolutionary metaverse projects
  • Opportunity to collaborate with international teams and contribute to the booming metaverse industry