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Lead Animator Console PC Games Studio UK - REF 2424

Our client is an award-winning studio based in the UK, perfectly positioned to explore the tranquil South Coast or the crashing Atlantic North Coast, is looking to appoint at Lead Animator to join their team, working on 2 shooter projects, creating amazing animations.

What will you be doing?

  • Reports to the MD
  • Responsible to lead, manage, motivate, support and delegate to the team of animators
  • Work closely with the Cinematic and Animation teams to create high-quality animations for gameplay and cinematics – realistic characters, facial animations
  • Improve processes, prototype new tools ad workflows for the animation department
  • Manage risks for animation
  • Liaise with the Production team – identify and manage risks within the schedule
  • Animate using Keyframe and Motion Capture pipelines
  • Budget management
  • Follow up on animation feedback to the teams from internal and external playtesting

Who you are      

  • Relevant Lead Animator experience in the games industry with at lead 1 shipped title
  • Or a Senior who is ready to make the next career move to Lead level
  • Maya and Motion Builder experience
  • Unreal 4 game engine
  • 3DS Max or Maya, Photoshop
  • Art creation workflow, asset exporting, and data driven pipelines


Please forward your updated PDF or Word CV along with your latest URL portfolio/showreel links to quoting reference 2424.

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Lead Animator Console PC Games Studio UK - REF 2424

United Kingdom
Full time
3 - 5 years of experience

Published on 09/06/2022

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