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Lead Technical Animator – REMOTE OR Hybrid – Lisbon, Portugal – AAA MMO Games

One Player Mission is proud to be working alongside a well established developer who has a storied history of crafting innovative and critically acclaimed games. They have multiple studios located throughout Europe and are strengthening their development team with a Lead Technical Animator.

You will play a crucial role in the game development process by bridging the gap between artistic vision and technical implementation. 


  • Extensive AAA technical animation experience on multiple shipped titles
  • Demonstrated ability to lead and guide a team of technical animators
  • Knowledge of Unreal Engine Animation systems
  • Proficiency with Maya, Motion Builder, and motion capture workflows
  • Excellent communication, organisation, mentorship, time management and interpersonal skills
  • A genuine passion for animation and a desire to push the boundaries


  • Design and implement animation systems, character state systems and how they talk with each other
  • Work closely with designers to find ways to define and design combat systems and how animations interact with them
  • Work directly with the programming team to achieve a better character state system
  • Analyse and improve designs for animation model pipelines
  • Create and work with facial animation pipelines and rigs
  • Work alongside character artists and animators helping skinning and rigging of characters


  • Option to Work Full Time Remote.
  • Complete VISA and Relocation Assistance if required.
  • Flexible working.
  • Healthcare package.
  • Free gym access.
  • And more!

Interested in finding out more about the studio and project? Apply now or call me directly today on +44 (0) 1206 214425!

Lead Technical Animator – REMOTE OR Hybrid – Lisbon, Portugal – AAA MMO Games

Full time

Published on 08/23/2023

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