Rockstar has announced on JobVite that they are looking for an animator to create animations of the highest quality to assist in the intergration of animation with designers and engineers to create compelling in-game animation. Could Rockstar be working on the next 'Bully' or maybe Red Dead ? Here's the job requirements: Responsibilities To create animations of the highest quality. The ability to meet project deadlines / milestones, as set by the Lead Animator and Production. Assist in the integration of animation with designers and engineers to create compelling in-game animation. Consistently meet project deadlines in a timely manner without compromising artistic integrity. To collaborate effectively with other animators and artists to intergrate/clean up motion capture data. Qualifications Outstanding demo reel demonstrating strong animation ability and good aesthetic eye. 3-year degree with an emphasis in character animation or equivalent work experience. Thorough understanding and application of classic animation principles (staging, timing, anticipation, follow through, etc.). Experience with motion capture. Professional experience developing a third person action game. Strong traditional animation/art background. Skills Fluency in one or more of the major animation packages â€“ skills in Motionbuilder an advantage. Proven experience with cleaning up motion capture data. Python scripting experience an advantage. Strong interpersonal and communication skills allowing effective collaboration with a wide variety of project staff. Eye for detail is essential. Strong organisational, problem solving and time management skills. Whatever the game is we just hope its more stable than GTA V ! What game do you think it could be?