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Senior Animator

We are looking for an Animator to work alongside other animators, creative directors, designers & programmers to create awesome animated gameplay and cinematics! The role offers the potential for ownership & significant contribution to large areas of the games animated content. We are looking for someone with a broad knowledge of animation, who is willing to learn and dive into the animation pipeline.


  • Responsible for creating high quality gameplay animations e.g, motion capture & keyframe animation
  • Collaborate with design, programming & creative direction
  • Creating animations with a focus on gameplay in addition to animation focused mechanics
  • Integration of animations into the Unreal Engine


  • 7+ years animation experience in the games or film industry
  • Proven track record in AA/AAA game production
  • Experience of animation principles & processes 
  • Solid knowledge of cinematography, scene staging & characterisation
  • Knowledge of Motion Builder

Bonus points:

  • Experience with mocap direction and Xsens suits
  • Technical animation skills, such as rigging, scripting and animation blueprints (or similar technology)
  • Facial animation experience


  • Can be initially remote
  • Relocation support

About Neon Giant:

Neon Giant is located in Uppsala; Sweden’s fourth biggest city and just 30min away from the capital. Uppsala has a very high standard of living and is able to provide both a lively city environment and nature with the City Park, the Botanical Gardens, a myriad of trails and walking paths as well as rivers. Uppsala has been a hotbed of scientific innovation for a long time and hosts one of the nations best hospitals. Give it a Google!

Senior Animator

Full time
5 - 10 years of experience

Published on 06/17/2022

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