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Join us in our brand new studio location in Vienna!

About Us

Purple Lamp was founded by industry veterans to pursue their passion in PC and Console gaming.

A love for community driven strategy, management and light RPG games unites a team that has spent many years working together, where everyone knows what they’re doing and loves the games we’re working on.

Our team comes from many different countries: Austria, Germany, Italy, France, Iceland, Spain, Portugal, Great Britain, Sweden, USA, just to name a few.

The studio language is English, and we really enjoy working in a very mature yet passionate environment.

We’re looking for an Animator with a love for video games, to join us in working on both famous and new IPs.

Your tasks…

Animate the movements of humanoids, beasts, machines and environment assets

Rigging, Skinning and creating Blendshapes for characters and objects

Occasionally develop VFX, particle effects and 2D animations

Interface with other departments

Communicate effectively and proactively with other team members and with other departments

Demonstrate a positive, adaptive attitude and effective time management skills

Participate in art reviews and respond to critical feedback in a professional manner

Foresee risks and adapt with flexibility to the contingencies of the production

Document, plan and articulate the work

Your profile…

Experienced 3D Animator for film, TV, or videogames

Able to follow and adapt to stylistic guidelines set by the Lead Artist

Excellent English skills (oral and written), German optional

Communicative and conscientious working skills

Love for video games and digital art

Motivation and creativity

Proactive problem solver


Experience with Maya and scripting

Experience with other tools like Motionbuilder and AfterEffects

Facial animation, lip-syncing, mo-cap

Artistic skills: story boarding, figure study, gesture drawing, 2D animation, illustration and painting

Film making skills such as cinematography, pre-visualization, editing, and story writing

Strong artistic and technical background

3+ years of experience in the videogames industry

European citizen or EU work permit

We offer…

A creative, friendly and positive work environment

A rich variety of challenging and interesting projects

Flexible working hours

Working in the center of Vienna, frequently considered the ``World's Most Livable City``

25 days of paid holidays per year, plus an average of 12 bank holidays a year

Did we get your attention? Give a boost to your career, send your resume IN ENGLISH and portfolio to jobs@purplelamp.com

Austrian work law binds us to indicate the legal minimum wage for each advertised position.

For the position, it would be gross EUR 2.393 – per month, 14 salaries per year (IT Kollektivvertrag, ST1 Einstieg).

The effective salary depends on qualification and experience and may be significantly higher.