Can you breath life in to static objects and bring personality in to game characters? We are looking for an experienced animator to join us on our quest to create new industry leading IPs and expand the Angry Birds franchise in new and surprising directions. On this quest you will be joined by the award winning teams and talented people at our internal Puzzle Studio.
Rovio’s Puzzle Studio is the home of the passionate team behind Angry Birds Match, Angry Birds Friends, the newly launched Angry Birds Dream Blast, and other unreleased games currently in production. The studio strives to create puzzle games that are instantly fun, but that can also turn into years-long hobbies. Puzzle Studio is also exploring new ways to use narrative and character worlds in casual mobile games, with the aim of creating a true emotional connection that stays with players even when they’re not playing.
Ultimately, you’ll be responsible for the animations of your project, but you’re also expected to play a big role in development of the game in general; crafting its IP, story, and characters through concepts and storyboards, as well as creating various production quality art assets in to the final product.
Your responsibilities as Senior Game Animator will include:
We are looking for someone who has:
The position is full time, and requires the candidate to relocate to Finland. The position is in our Espoo Headquarters, just few hundred meters from Helsinki border and less than 10 minutes metro ride from downtown Helsinki.
What you get when you join us:
If you’re interested in hearing more don’t hesitate to send in your application (CV, Cover letter, and portfolio). We will fill the position the moment we find a suitable candidate.
Rewards and recognition
Support for families
Rovio is a games-first entertainment company that launched to worldwide fame with 2009’s Angry Birds. Along the way, their games have been downloaded over 4 billion times, they have sold over 1.8 billion licenced products, and they have conquered cinemas around the world with The Angry Birds Movie, which opened at number one in 50 countries in 2016.
Rovio’s three game studios are actively developing and supporting free-to-play mobile games in a wide variety of genres, both under the Angry Birds brand and also with new, original IPs. 2019 promises to be a big year for Rovio. With The Angry Birds Movie 2 coming to theaters in August, and the 10th anniversary of Angry Birds coming later this year, it is an exciting time to be part of the team.