Full Time Position

We’re looking for a creative and multi-talented 3D Animator to help bring our next mobile game to life.

  • You’ve mastered the dark art of 3D character animation.
  • Your skills in Maya ® 3D animation are legendary.
  • Like a ninja animator, you can even bring personality to a blade of grass.

… That means we’re looking for you!

As a motivated team-player our ideal animator will bring their “A” game every day and seek to become a pillar of our studio in beautiful Vancouver, Canada.

Duties / Responsibilities:

  • Bring your own vision to life together with our awesome 3D artists
  • Create and polish key-framed animations for our mobile games
  • Collaborate and problem solve with programmers to create animation tools
  • Take part in regular art discussion, critiques and reviews. We love our characters, you do too!
  • Prototype new gameplay with our designers and programmers
  • Work in small teams to get your content done on time


  • Passionate about bringing your new, awesome ideas to life in game
  • Experience working with Maya ® 3D Animation in games or film
  • Dedication towards video games and our casual office environment
  • Co-operative outlook at working with others in our development teams

Bonus Points:

  • Working knowledge of Unity (Game Engine)
  • Previous work experience in the gaming industry (2x points for mobile!)
  • Willing to work on-site in our office in Burnaby, British Columbia

Emerald City Exclusives:

  • Closely knit team of professionals to learn from
  • Open office environment for easy communication and idea sharing
  • Fresh baked goods and free beer on a semi-regular basis (seriously!)

Ready to jump into your dream job? Contact us at recruitment@emeraldcitygames.ca


Include your “Full Name | Position”  in the subject line of your email.
Applicants with a 3D animation portfolio or credited with shipped games will be given preference.