06-21-2006, 09:56 AM
Excellent opportunity to join the Graphics Team at this fast growing games company!

Jagex Ltd, developer and publisher of the massively popular and expanding multiplayer online adventure game RuneScape, is looking for Junior 3D Graphics Animators to join the Graphics team on a permanent basis.

Key duties include:

 Design, Creation and Development of 3D and 2D Animation using in house tools for all of the companyís graphical requirements.

 A particular interest and skill in Animation, essential!
 Good understanding of fundamental principles on Animation
 A good fundamental knowledge of and ability in 3D, including modelling, animation, texturing, lighting, rendering, in any software
 Ability to work with maximum size/complexity limitations, and create great looking low-polygon count models
 Good basic knowledge of Paintshop or Photoshop
 Ability to be able to pick up new tools quickly
 Great communication skills
 A team player
 Motivated and passionate
 Creative and imaginative
 Communication, Art and Design or equivalent degree

Industrial experience is not necessary.

Candidates must provide a CV with examples of previous work (either emailed or a website link).

Salary: £18k - £20k p.a. depending on experience, plus annual bonus, health care, gym membership and other benefits.

Location: Cambridge, UK. Candidates must be able to work in Cambridge or to re-locate.

To apply: Send your CV with Portfolio (Including Animation Samples) to: gjobs@jagex.com quoting reference JG33
Animation Samples need to be sent as avi files (raw avi, please do not use any
codec or DivX or Xvid file).

Interviews will be held in the Cambridge office.

About Jagex Ltd - Company Profile

Jagex Ltd was founded in December 2001. Itís principal product is the massively multiplayer online game RuneScape. Since its launch RuneScape has grown to over 4,500,000 active free players, whilst the membersí version has over 690,000 paying subscribers. The company now has 200 employees mostly based in the Cambridge office.
Jagex intends to become a significant operator in all the major gaming markets worldwide; developing and commercialising highly compelling persistent character games that appeal to a wide audience. Our ambition for 2006 is to exceed 750,000 subscribers for RuneScape and a further 3 languages.

Website: www.jagex.com/corporate (http://www.jagex.com/corporate) & www.runescape.com (http://www.runescape.com)