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Lead Animator OR Animation Director – Hybrid – Sweden – AAA Stylised Game

One Player Missions client is both a game developer and publisher that’s defined and evolved open-world games.

As Lead Animator or Animation Director you will focus on quality control for the animations created on the team and influence the work being created.


  • Experienced animating stylised characters.
  • Passionate about animation with a high level of understanding of weight distribution, posing and timing.
  • Excellent leadership, interpersonal, and organisational skills.
  • Have the ability to effectively communicate, both creatively and technically.
  • Experience with cinematography, cinematic related character animation, rigging, skinning, animation state trees and animation scripting.
  • Have a passion for making great games, with an awareness of current titles and the latest industry tools / techniques.


  • Plan, manage, coordinate and review the work of the animation team to ensure the highest quality.
  • Work alongside the Game Director and Lead / Senior Designers to establish the animation requirements in all areas of the game.
  • Ensure that the integrity of the animations and character behaviours are realised as intended.
  • Collaborate with Directors, Producers and other Leads to help drive the project direction.
  • Participate in animation system and tech design, pipeline improvements, and all animation related problem solving.
  • Be a role-model for the animation team by emphasising project and company goals, provide feedback on performance, mentoring and training the Animators to achieve the best of their ability.


  • Hybrid Work Model.
  • Relocation and VISA support.
  • Private Healthcare Plan.
  • Bonus Scheme.
  • Enhanced Holiday Allowance.
  • Pension Plans.

Interested in finding out more about the studio and project? Apply now or call directly today on +44 1206 214 425!

Lead Animator OR Animation Director – Hybrid – Sweden – AAA Stylised Game

Full time

Published on 05/16/2023

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