Senior 3D Artist

For Purple Lamp in Vienna, Austria

  • Permanent
  • Relocation assistance

About Us

Purple Lamp was founded by industry veterans to pursue their passion in PC and Console gaming.

A love for community driven strategy, management and light RPG games unites a team that has spent many years working together, where everyone knows what they’re doing and loves the games we’re working on.

Our team comes from many different countries: Austria, Germany, Italy, France, Iceland, Spain, Portugal, Great Britain, Sweden, USA, just to name a few.

The studio language is English, and we really enjoy working in a very mature yet passionate environment.

We’re looking for an Animator with a love for video games, to join us in working on both famous and new IPs.

Your tasks…

  • Animate the movements of humanoids, beasts, machines and environment assets
  • Rigging, Skinning and creating Blendshapes for characters and objects
  • Occasionally develop VFX, particle effects and 2D animations
  • Interface with other departments
  • Communicate effectively and proactively with other team members and with other departments
  • Demonstrate a positive, adaptive attitude and effective time management skills
  • Participate in art reviews and respond to critical feedback in a professional manner
  • Foresee risks and adapt with flexibility to the contingencies of the production
  • Document, plan and articulate the work

Your profile…

  • Experienced 3D Animator for film, TV, or videogames
  • Able to follow and adapt to stylistic guidelines set by the Lead Artist
  • Excellent English skills (oral and written), German optional
  • Communicative and conscientious working skills
  • Love for video games and digital art
  • Motivation and creativity
  • Proactive problem solver

Ideally…

  • Experience with Maya and scripting
  • Experience with other tools like Motionbuilder and AfterEffects
  • Facial animation, lip-syncing, mo-cap
  • Artistic skills: story boarding, figure study, gesture drawing, 2D animation, illustration and painting
  • Film making skills such as cinematography, pre-visualization, editing, and story writing
  • Strong artistic and technical background
  • 3+ years of experience in the videogames industry
  • European citizen or EU work permit

We offer…

  • A creative, friendly and positive work environment
  • A rich variety of challenging and interesting projects
  • Flexible working hours
  • Working in the center of Vienna, frequently considered the ``World's Most Livable City``
  • 25 days of paid holidays per year, plus an average of 12 bank holidays a year

How to Apply

Did we get your attention? Give a boost to your career, send your resume IN ENGLISH and portfolio to jobs@purplelamp.com

Austrian work law binds us to indicate the legal minimum wage for each advertised position.

For the position, it would be gross EUR 2.393 – per month, 14 salaries per year (IT Kollektivvertrag, ST1 Einstieg).

The effective salary depends on qualification and experience and may be significantly higher.

Purple Lamp was founded by industry veterans to pursue their passion in PC and Console gaming.

A love for community driven strategy, management and light RPG games unites a team that has spent many years working together, where everyone knows what they’re doing and loves the games we’re working on.

Purple Lamp currently have 2 job openings.

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