22 Dec 2016

Full-Time Animator

Touch Surgery – Posted by touch.surgeryLondon, England, United Kingdom

Job Description

As a Animator you will be part of our content team, producing high-quality visualisations and simulations for the app. You will work closely other 3D specialists, our team of surgeons and anatomists in the production process, and designers and developers to further improve the user journey through the simulations. You will liaise with our authors and clients, including world-leading surgeons, to receive and iterate on feedback within the production process.

Check out our simulation showreel:

About you
You have 2 or more years of commercial experience in 3D animation
OR a relevant degree and a great showreel
You are skilled in animation, with a good eye for motion and clarity of visual communication, and fueled by a passion for your craft
You are an expert user of Maya
You have the right to work in the UK and the ability to work from our office in Farringdon, London
You are self-motivated, value your autonomy, though you love working alongside and with a great, ambitious team
You are a great communicator, who is highly organised, with a keen attention to detail.
The following would be useful for this role
Experience leading projects or sequences
Experience communicating with clients
Experience of other 3D/2D applications (Nuke, Mari, ZBrush)
An interest in character or organic animation
Additional skills and experience in modelling, texturing, compositing.
Experience in programming/scripting, especially for 3D applications (python, lua)
Traditional art skills
A thorough understanding of animation pipelines and the processes involved from the conceptual phase to implementation
An interest in the mechanics of human anatomy, and medicine as a whole
Experience/interest in gaming and interactive applications and/or design
Experience/interest in digital education
Experience/interest in medicine and/or medical animation

If you feel your skills and experience are suited to this role, though you don’t have the requisite experience as stated above, please do apply. We appreciate potential and ambition, and we nurture talent.

At Touch Surgery we’re on a mission to positively impact lives around the world, and we’re doing it by improving surgical outcomes for patients.
We’re creating a platform that gives surgeons, wherever they may be, access to the latest techniques and tools to help them make the best possible decisions for their patients. And we’re creating a global community so when surgeons need to connect, they have what they need at their fingertips.
Art and technology are core to how we’re doing this and we’re always on the look out for great technologists and artists to welcome into our team.

This is an exciting opportunity to work in one of the best healthcare start-ups in Europe, with the chance to meet and develop relationships with surgeons from around the world. We offer competitive salaries and a share options scheme so that all our employees have a part in our success.Our office is split over 2 open plan, warehouse-style floors with ping pong table, snacks and coffee provided. We are located in just off Clerkenwell Green, which is right at the centre of the growing technology start-up scene in London.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.


Job Categories: 3D Animation. Job Types: Full-Time. Job expires in 3 hours.

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