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Senior Cinematic Animator – UK Remote OR Liverpool, UK – AAA Narrative Game

Project: AAA Narrative Adventure Game


This UK developer is rapidly growing with many high-end games in development across multiple genres! We are looking for a Senior Cinematic Animator to bring the world of a dark, story-driven next generation ‘Narrative Adventure’ game to life.

With a focus on character development that delivers distinct performance, heightens player immersion, and sets a new bar for gameplay character animation, this ambitious project takes atmosphere, storytelling and narrative, into ground-breaking territory on next-gen technology.


  • Proven experience as an Animator on at least one shipped PC or console title.
  • Understanding of creating and developing cinematic animation.
  • Excellent knowledge of Maya. MotionBuilder desirable
  • Experience working with motion capture data and relevant pipelines.
  • A deep understanding of character behaviour, strong sense of expressing character through movement.
  • Good working animation skills with non-human elements, vehicles, props and the like.
  • Previous experience with Unreal Engine or a proprietary engine.


  • Workings with animators, tech anims, designers and the AD to create compelling, high-quality animations.
  • Animate creatures, humans and non-living elements.
  • Deliver the finished animation in a game-ready state.
  • Revise and refine with animation and in-engine tools.
  • Collaborate with your animation peers and feedback on any workflow suggestions


  • Remote working within the UK
  • VISA sponsorship and relocation support if required
  • Generous holiday allowance
  • Mental Health & Wellbeing Support
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Performance related Bonus
  • Private healthcare plan


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

Senior Cinematic Animator – UK Remote OR Liverpool, UK – AAA Narrative Game

Liverpool, UK
Full time

Published on 12/08/2021

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