Get a job: Infinity Ward is looking for a Viewmodel Animator

Woodland Hills-based Infinity Ward is hiring experienced animators (and devs of other disciplines) with first-person shooter experience.

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Viewmodel Animator, Infinity Ward

Location: Woodland Hills, California

Infinity Ward, developer of numerous award-winning games, is seeking a first-person weapon Animator, with experience in game development and a passion for first-person shooters.

Job duties include:

  • Create high quality realistic key-framed first-person weapon animation demonstrating a strong sense of posing, timing, and weight
  • Work closely with the Lead Animator and animation team to establish weapons with a realistic feel and personality
  • Accept direction and cooperate with the team to meet production deadlines


  • Experience in the Games Industry or Modding Community
  • First person weapon experience required
  • Proficiency in realistic key frame animation
  • Proficient in Maya
  • Must be extremely creative with an elevated level of craftsmanship
  • Possess the necessary skills to be self-directed and self-motivated
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills
  • Strong passion for animation and video games
  • Flexible, receptive and open to change
  • Experience handling real-world weapons a plus

Applicants must provide samples of prior work including at least one first-person weapon animation.

Interested? Apply now.

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