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Senior Animator- Fully Remote (UK based)!- Original IP

"To apply: Ref - 5208300. We're looking for a talented Animator to join a fabulous UK based studio on a realistic, sci-fi IP. This role is fully remote to UK based applicants.




• Collaborate with the art director, tech animator, and designers to help define the look and setup of in game animations


• Create convincing and lifelike motion with a focus on first person animations


• Create first person animations and prepare for setup in Unreal. Iterate motion based on game design and art feedback.


• Support iteration on motion capture and contribute to creation and clean up of creature animation


• The candidate should be capable of working from an animation brief, collect and present reference, key-frame in Maya and export FBX to Unreal


• The candidate should have some experience working with motion capture


• The candidate should be very open to feedback and eager to seek out feedback when needed, open to change, and keen to iterate on work.




Essential Requirements:


• Shipped at least one game title or other relevant industry experience.


• Should have a reel demonstrating a solid understanding of animation principles


• Should have a reel that shows examples of game animation


• Solid knowledge of Maya and some familiarity with the setup and exporting finished assets into a game engine. Unreal preferred.


• A working knowledge of Unreal and the animation pipeline


• Ability to work collaboratively. The ideal candidate must be open to direction and able to embrace change.


• Fluent English






• Experience of first person animation and creature animations


• General knowledge and understanding of rigging and skinning characters


• A thorough understanding of film and visual storytelling.


• An interest and a vocabulary in visual art that extends beyond video games and into contemporary art, design, and fashion.


• Experience and knowledge of other traditional arts such as painting, sculpting, figure drawing, and illustration


• An interest and knowledge of other aspects of video game development.


Get in touch for more details!!

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- Fully Remote (UK based)!- Original IP

Tulsa, OK
Full time

Published on 10/03/2022

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