Join the Team

We are currently looking to fill two roles: 2D Animator and Cree Translator.
All inquiries can be sent to <AchimostawinanGames (@) gmail.com>.

2D Character Animator

Location: Toronto or Remote Work
Start: Late July/Early August
Type: Full-Time Contract 6 months (with potential for extension)
Contract: $20,000 CAD
Benefits: No
Achimostawinan Games is looking for a 2D Animator who has a working knowledge of 3D animation and rigging. You will be working under the guidance of the Artistic Director and will be responsible for character/asset creation and animation for Hill Agency.
This work can be done remotely.

Responsibilities
– Collaborate with the Artistic Director and Team Leads to draw and animate characters and props for use in game engine
– Maintain a high level of quality and productivity while hitting deadlines and collaborating with team members on a daily basis

Qualification
– A degree or diploma in 2D or 3D animation, or equivalent professional experience
– Experience in creating 2D or 3D animation for use in games
– An understanding of/or experience working in and implementing assets in Unity or Unreal Engine
– Knowledge and use of 3D or 2D animation software – Maya or Spine – as it relates to character animation
– Prop and environment modeling or character rigging experience is a plus

If Interested
Please use Hill Agency 2D/3D Animator Position as the subject line
Please send to <AchimostawinanGames (at) gmail.com>:
– Demo reel (must show character animation)
– Link to your portfolio
– Resume in PDF format

Successful applicants will be required to do a drawing test before reaching the interview stage.

Please note: any portfolios/reels that show pinups or porn will be rejected.

Cree Writer/Translator

Location: Toronto or Remote Work
Start: Late August/Early September
Type: Contract
Contract: 10,000 CAD
Benefits: No
Achimostawinan Games is looking for a fluent Cree translator for Hill Agency. This work can be done remotely.

Responsibilities
– Translate signs and some in-game dialogue
– Work with Narrative Designer to flesh out a Cree-speaking future
– Work with game’s Composer to craft Cree-language jazz songs for Hill Agency

Qualification
– Cree as first language or fluency in speaking and writing
– Central/Swampy or Moose Cree prefered, but all dialects welcome
– A minimum of 1 year of full-time or 2 years part-time experience in translation from English or French into Cree
– Experience writing poetry or lyrics a plus
– Experience working on video game writing/translation a plus

If Interested
Please use Hill Agency Cree Translator Position as the subject line
Please send to <AchimostawinanGames (at) gmail.com>:
– Resume highlighting any translation and/or video game work
– Video, audio or written cover letter in Cree about why you would like to work on Hill Agency. (Please keep your video/audio files under 15 MB)
– If you already have translation rates, please submit those along with your resume