Lead Animation Motion Builder

Job description

Squeeze is looking for a lead animator for the Mocap department. In charge of a team of experienced motion builder animators, the Mocap lead animator is the guardian of the quality of the animations produced. Drawing on his experience and know-how, he ensures optimal communication within the team. He is also responsible for ensuring that the highest standards of excellence for which Squeeze is renowned are maintained.


  • Lead the team of mocap animators and participate in the creation of high quality animations.
  • Ensure that the animation style and artistic direction according to the references provided are shared and applied on a daily basis by the animation team.
  • Inspire and guide by setting standards and suggesting creative approaches to achieve desired goals.
  • Use your creativity to innovate in terms of techniques and production tools.
  • Identify and rectify creative and technical problems related to animation.
  • Ensure asset tracking for animation, testing, problem solving, etc.
  • Make the necessary follow-ups to ensure delivery of mocap animations on time without compromising on quality.

Job requirements

    • Excellent knowledge of Motion Builder
    • In-depth knowledge of 3D animation principles, anatomy and mechanics of video games
    • Ability to lead and have responsibilities
    • Excellent sense of observation
    • Good teacher
    • Good communication skills - ability to express ideas clearly
    • Passion for the world of video games and animation cinema


    • 5 years and more of experience as lead animator mocap in the animation film industry.
    • Holds relevant college (DEC / AEC) and / or university training (3D animation, multimedia, etc.)