Leander Schock


Angestellt, Lead Animator, Eidos Montreal (Square Enix)

Montreal, Canada


3D Animation Skills: Keyframe-Animation of Quadrupeds and Bipeds; Character Rigging
Motion Capture experience; Team Management Experience; Motionbuilder
After Effects


Professional experience for Leander Schock

  • Current 11 years and 3 months, since Mar 2011

    Lead Animator

    Eidos Montreal (Square Enix)

    Deus Ex: Mankind Divided Lead Animator (Gameplay) Tomb Raider (Multiplayer) Leading the animaton team (planning, hands-on support, artistic feedback). Designing ingame systems (Animtree, Stategraph and Blendgraph), organizing and leading XSens Mocap shoots, various character animation work and polish, working closely with other departments, especially gameplay- and tools- programmers. Coordinating with Single Player team at Crystal Dynamics.

  • 4 years and 7 months, Sep 2006 - Mar 2011

    Sr. Animator

    Ubisoft Montreal

    Animating and rigging biped and quadruped 3D characters; Facial Animations. Games: Prince of Persia - The Forgotten Sands, Shaun White Skate -Wii, Prince of Persia (2008), Far Cry 2, Lost - Via Domus

  • 4 years and 3 months, Apr 2002 - Jun 2006

    Lead Artist & Sr. Animator

    Rockstar Vienna

    Lead Artist (leading team of 15) and Senior Animator creating graphical content and animating characters for console video games using MAYA, 3dsMAX and other applications. Games: MH2 (xbox, ps2), GTA Vice City (xbox), GTA III (xbox), MaxPayne2 (xbox, ps2)

  • 2 years and 6 months, Sep 1998 - Feb 2001

    Art Director of "Vienna Art" Multimedia Department


    Managing small MultiMedia Department to create advertising (print, multimedia, animation, banners) for inhouse and other jobpilot branches

Educational background for Leander Schock

  • 1 year and 11 months, Sep 1998 - Jul 2000

    College of Multimedia

    Höhere Graphische Lehr- und Versuchsanstalt

    3d animation

  • 1987 - 1992

    Electronics and Telecommunications

    Technologisches Gewerbemuseum


  • English


  • German

    First language

  • Spanish


  • French


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