Senior Animator, Midlands, £42,000

Games Jobs - Art / Animation - Midlands

Job Title Senior Animator, Midlands, £42,000
Job Category Art / Animation
Job Description The Company

This client is still hiring remotely and until lockdowns end this will be a remote working role.

We’re excited to be working with an wonderful and exciting studio in the Midlands, who are currently working on a new game. We are looking for a talented Senior Animator to join their team. They are offering up to £42,000 + benefits!

The Job

As a Senior Animator, you will be responsible for creating stunning 1st person animations in Maya for the game. You will also use mocap to create stunning cinematic and gameplay animations, and ensure that all the animation done is consistent with the game’s style. You will also need to update and maintain the pipeline, and have an understanding of the technical aspects of animation. A part of this will also involve finding solutions to make the team more efficient. You will also work with the other teams, primarily programming and ensign, to troubleshoot and communicate any ideas and problems that may occur. And you will support and mentor the juniors of your team.

The Person

Ideally, you will need to have prior experience in a similar role

You will need:

  • Experience with Maya
  • Experience with Motion Capture sources
  • Knowledge of animation and its technical constraints


If this sounds like it could be the role for you, please send your CV (in WORD format) and portfolio to madeleine@datascope.co.uk



*Datascope is acting as an Agency in this regard. Due to the high volumes of CVs we receive we are unable to respond to everyone. If you do not hear from us within 5 working days your application should be deemed as unsuccessful. IND123NW or Art Jobs
Salary up to 42,000
Location Midlands
Job Category Art / Animation
Date posted 25/01/2021
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