Senior Animator
An opportunity to join our growing team and work on our exciting new multi-console project!
We are looking for an experienced animator to take on this key role. As part of a small team, you’ll have the opportunity to really make your mark creatively on the game.You’ll be working closely with a game designer tuning and balancing player controls/combat animations, as well as bringing weird and wonderful creatures to life.
Required:

  • Strong character animation skills
  • Quality portfolio/showreel made up of work from previously published games and/or personal work
  • Experience & skills using Maya and/or Motionbuilder
  • Good understanding of character-based gameplay feel
  • Practical and pro-active problem-solving attitude

Preferred but not essential

  • Technical skills with rigging, skinning, IK setup
  • A passion for games

Salary negotiable & dependent on experienceApplicants must supply a CV and portfolio/showreel and must be able to relocate to work at our studio in Manchester, UKSorry but we cannot sponsor visas.
Contact jobs@cleverbeans.co.uk

 

Senior Gameplay & Animation Programmer, permanent
An opportunity to join our growing team and work on our exciting new multi-console project!
We are looking for an experienced gameplay & animation programmer to help us to bring player and enemy characters to life. As a member of a small studio, you’ll need to be flexible, and have the ability to cover a lot of areas – working with animators and designers to implement and improve animation, tuning player controls and combat mechanics, and building AI systems.

  • At least 3 years games programming experience
  • Self-driven and able to work autonomously
  • Good feel for gameplay
  • Demonstrable skills in working with animation, state graphs, IK, 3D maths
  • Some AI experience also preferable
  • C#/Unity experience is desirable (but not essential)
  • Good problem solving

Working at our relaxed & friendly studio in central Manchester, UK.
Contact jobs@cleverbeans.co.uk

 

C#/Unity Programmer, short term contract (5 months)
We’re looking for a C# programmer with Unity experience to help us with an interesting new console project for 5 months (until the end of August). Experience of shipping a product, whether it is an iOS or android game, or a console or PC game, is desirable. You’ll be implementing fun mini-games (mostly 2D) and programming UI and game flow.

  • Experience shipping any type of game is highly desirable
  • C#/Unity experience is essential
  • Self-driven and able to work autonomously
  • Good problem solving

Must be based in Manchester, UK and able to work from our city centre office, and ready to start as soon as possible!
Contact jobs@cleverbeans.co.uk