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Senior 3D Animator - (m/f/d) - Job Frankfurt am Main, Home office - Career @ GritWorld

Senior 3D Animator - (m/f/d)

We are looking for an experienced, passionate and creative Senior 3D Animator (m/f/d) to join our team in Frankfurt, Germany. 

As a Senior 3D Animator at GritWorld you will be working collaboratively within our Art department, designing and developing both rigging and animation solutions for our internal projects, while also providing active feedback to the GritGene tools development team. 

Your resume, motivation letter and online portfolio are required documents, to be able to carefully evaluate your application. Any additional samples / private projects are welcome. 

You don't have to move to Germany for this position. We are also willing to hire you from abroad. If you would still like to relocate to Frankfurt, we will support you with the relocation process. 

Key responsibilities

  • Create high quality cinematic animations using hand key animation for human characters, creatures, props, or other assets.
  • Knowledge sharing and helping on developing new tools for animation.
  • Provide clear feedback for tools developed specifically for animation and cinematics. 
  • Stay up to date with the latest content creation pipelines and tool in real-time 3D.
  • Work on internal tech demos and collaborate with other GritWorld Studio. 


  • 4+ years of experience within digital entertainment industry in a relevant role.
  • Experience with character and props animation
  • Solid understanding of animation principles.
  • Animation experience with FK and IK skeletal systems. 
  • Experience with Rigging and/or other more generalist character skills would be a great advantage.  
  • Knowledge of Maya and common production programs. 
  • Good English skills (written & verbal).
  • Teamplayer: being able to receive and iterate efficiently through feedback.
  • Enjoy solving technical problems and be solution oriented to overcome technical limitations.

Bonus Qualification: 

  • Degree or equivalent qualification in film, animation, or related creative fields. 
  • Working knowledge with motion capture processes and technical animations.
  • Experience with game engines.
  • Experience with 2D animation.
  • Able to create/sketch Storyboards.
If this position sounds exciting to you, apply for the job here. We look forward to receiving your application!
Senior 3D Animator - (m/f/d) - Job Frankfurt am Main, Home office - Career @ GritWorldSenior 3D Animator - (m/f/d) - Job Frankfurt am Main, Home office - Career @ GritWorld
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GritWorld pushes the boundaries of real-time graphics and computer vision and develops key technologies in graphic visualization applications for the industry. Our focus is to improve the productivity of our clients in real-time Film and TV production, as much as real-time industry data simulation and visualization.

  • A monthly voucher card
  • Free public transportation ticket (RMV region) or a parking spot in our garage.
  • Free drinks, fresh fruits and snacks.
  • Relocation support and visa assistance.
  • Flexible and family friendly working hours.
  • Possibility to work 150 days a year from abroad when you relocate to germany
  • Possibility to live & work from abroad through our external partner
  • Possibility of mobile working within germany.
  • No dress-code.
  • A lean hierarchy with a strong affinity in transparent communication.
  • Respect towards colleagues and clients.
  • A fun and passionate team to work with!
  • …and more!

We strongly believe in creating a work environment where people, ideas and results are more important than regulations and time sheets. Every human tick’s a bit different, but we still share our laughs together. If you want to learn, create and grow with us, join us today.


Yvonne Zeer-Lipowicz
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