3D Animators (Creature & Character animators)

Level: Mid-Senior
Software: Maya, Houdini, Redshift, Arnold, PFtrack, Photoshop, Zbrush, Mudbox, Blender.
We are currently seeking talented 3D Animators specializing in character and creature
animation to join our team. As an Animator, you will be responsible for creating dynamic and
captivating animations for a variety of characters, creatures, and even inanimate objects.
Proficiency in Maya is essential for this role.


 Collaborate with the team to conceptualize and execute animations with a focus on timing,
posing, and attention to detail.
 Bring characters, creatures, and objects to life through expressive and believable
 Ability to block out actions and deliver smooth animations that convey a sense of weight.

 Solid understanding of animation principles, timing, and posing.
 Experience in character and creature animation, demonstrating a range of motion and
 Proficiency in Maya and familiarity with relevant animation tools and plugins.
 Attention to detail and a keen eye for delivering high-quality animation.
 Strong communication skills and the ability to work effectively within a team.
 If you are a talented and passionate animator with a strong portfolio showcasing your
character and creature animation skills, we invite you to share your reel and provide a
breakdown of your work. Join our team to create captivating and immersive animations for
exciting projects. Share your animation reel, showcasing your work and providing a
breakdown of your contributions for each shot.
To apply, please submit your CV, portfolio, and any other relevant materials that demonstrate
your expertise to [email protected].

We look forward to hearing from you and reviewing your application!
The available positions at Chocolate Tribe are primarily on a short-term or freelance basis.

However, there is potential for longer-term opportunities. Interested individuals are encouraged
to submit their show-reels to

[email protected] or [email protected].

The company frequently receives exciting projects that may align well with applicants' skills.
While software proficiency is preferred, the company values a willingness to learn and
encourages aspiring candidates to apply regardless of their current skill set.

Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Johannesburg
Job Level: Senior
Job Category: 3D

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