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Lead Animator AAA games studio London Ref 2115

We are working with an award-winning game studio based in London who is looking for an experienced and highly skilled Lead Animator, with an eye for detail, to lead their highly talented and passionate team of gameplay animators, setting the bar high and delivering the vision of the project.

What will you be doing?

  • Liaise with the Animation Director and lead the gameplay animation team
  • Develop, manage, mentor and lead the team by example
  • Dedicate time to produce content for the game
  • Project management throughout the process – work with the projection teams
  • Risk management – identify workflow issues, run the outsource plans for the department
  • in order to excel s and Leads on the project
  • Work closely and collaborate with the team of developers to create high quality User Interfaces
  • Creating high quality assets for game interfaces
  • Adhering to the studio's functional and aesthetic vision
  • Documentation of style guides etc

Who you are

  • Lead Animator experience – a minimum of 3 years at Lead level
  • Extensive experience in gameplay animation
  • Motion Builder expert
  • Solid experience using 3DS Max
  • Work practices in Jira, Slack, Shotgun, Confluence and Excel
  • Experience with managing outsource teams
  • Facial animation experience is an added bonus


This studio offers a creative environment, competitive pay, full corporate benefits and job satisfaction.


Please email your updated CV as a Word document as well as your latest portfolio to quoting reference 2115

We are an equal opps company, value diversity and do not discriminate. We are GDPR compliant.

Lead Animator AAA games studio London Ref 2115

London, UK
Full time
3 - 5 years of experience

Published on 06/10/2021

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