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Senior Animator- AAA Mech Title!- £65K

"To apply: Ref - 5260700. Based in Guildford, An exciting games studio is looking for an exceptionally skilled Senior Animator to assist in the creation of the next big free-to-play title.


In this position you will be working within a multidisciplinary team of developers in a global community and will have the ability to both share your hard-earned knowledge and continue to develop your skill set by learning from your teammates.


What will you do?

  • Bring life and emotion to characters and creatures
  • Develop an animation style which enhances the visual art style of our game
  • Help design, construct, document and implement pipeline procedures
  • Create both gameplay and cutscene animations
  • Work with Technical Art/Animation to implement animations and animation systems
  • Help support off-site development partners
  • Collaborate with the Art Director to deliver innovation and drive quality
  • Assist the Art Production Director in planning within this discipline


Experience/Skills Wanted:

  • Proven ability to create exceptional stylised and realistic animation
  • Excellent keyframe animation skills
  • Ownership of animation quality from source to engine
  • Experience authoring animations for gameplay systems
  • Good understanding of game animation pipelines
  • Significant Unreal development experience
  • Proficiency with Autodesk Maya
  • Experience with Animation Systems (such as blueprints & state machines)
  • Excellent verbal and written skills, and be able to both take critique and give feedback internally and externally in a professional manner
  • Diligent self-management around both individual and team tasks, schedule and budgets
  • Strong organizational skills with adherence to optimization and asset management


Bonus Skills:

  • Understanding of expressive story telling
  • BA in art or related field or equivalent experience.
  • Samples of your work displaying a range of expressive motion in a variety of character types
  • Passion for making and playing great games, with an awareness of current titles and industry trends.


Applications without a portfolio can not be considered.

To apply please send CV to Ayesha@ or phone 020 7580 6018 for a confidential chat (ideally over your cv / resume). We value close, personal relationships with our candidates and applications by this method tend to be more successful.

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Senior Animator- AAA Mech Title!- £65K

United Kingdom
Full time

Published on 08/17/2023

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