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Applications close 1 September 2020
With an ever-growing slate of new projects, Triggerfish Animation is set to establish a fresh, new game animation studio in Galway, Ireland.
If you're ready to animate fantastical creatures and incredible fight sequences in major AAA games for EA, Bioware and Disney Interactive then this is your opportunity. You'll team up with the super talented (and pretty fun) crew from Cape Town as you build leading edge projects that can only leave you inspired.
About Triggerfish Animation Studios
Triggerfish, Africa's most successful animation studio, has continually proved itself with an ever-growing list of award-winning films and TV series as well as being the preferred choice for game animation services to the industry's leading game creators.
About Galway, Ireland
Galway, Ireland's cultural heart & Europe's Capital of Culture for 2020, is well known for its vibrant cultural activities and relaxed way-of-life. It has a lower cost of living than Dublin and has great access to a fun range of outdoor activities--a great fit for Triggerfish in Europe.
Salary: Based on experience
Position: Full-time, initially a 2-year contract.
Eligibility: EU Candidates preferred, others welcome to apply.
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Applications close 1 October 2020
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