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Senior Character Animator – Onsite 4 Day Week – Midlands, UK – AAA FPS Games

One Player Missions client has grown from an Indie Developer to AAA Studio and with exciting new IP’s and projects with partners in development they are expanding their Animation team. They are looking for a Senior Animator to join their team on their exciting player driven FPS sandbox game. 

As a Senior Animator passionate about first person shooter games you’ll understand the nuance in connecting 3rd person animations to the player feel, creating engaging and reactive combat experiences.


  • Create reactive, satisfying and re-playable animations for the game that both look and feel incredible
  • Assist and guide our animation quality standards and pipelines
  • Collaborate across disciplines to develop the gameplay experience
  • Mentoring junior team members, helping them achieve their best work
  • Ownership of defined features in the game
  • Testing, reviewing and iterating upon animations to tune them to the highest quality


  • Demo Reel displaying character / 3rd person animations ideally for shooter games
  • Extensive industry experience as an Animator / Senior Character Animator
  • Excellent gameplay animation skills
  • Maya, Blender, or Motion Builder expertise
  • Mentoring skills


  • Unreal Engine 4/5 experience in a professional environment
  • A relevant degree in Animation or equivalent professional full-cycle project experience.


  • Onsite 4 Day Work Week (Monday to Thursday)
  • Monthly Team Days
  • Private Health/Dental Care
  • Bonus Scheme
  • Tailor Made Relocation Package

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

Senior Character Animator – Onsite 4 Day Week – Midlands, UK – AAA FPS Games

Derby, UK
Full time

Published on 07/19/2023

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