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3D Animator – East Anglia (UK) – Permanent Contract – AAA Video Games

Location: Cambridge, UK Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: # Posted: 5 years ago

Ninja Theory

My client is a UK games developer with a rich portfolio of action adventure games. They keep high production values close to its heart and it shows in all their games. We are looking for a 3D Animator to bring its characters to life and maintain its exceptional reputation for excellent animation!



  • 3D Animation Demo Reel
  • Good knowledge of relevant 3D art & animation packages – in particular Maya.
  • Ability to adapt to various animation styles
  • Experience as a 3D Animator in a professional environment, Games, TV Film etc.
  • Passion for video games



  • Create character animations to a high-quality finish and to an agreed schedule
  • Take an active part in the artistic creation process and how your animations will shape the games vision
  • Build, maintain and manage strong working relationships with other disciplines
  • Take an active part in team discussions offering advice and suggestions for improving the animation quality
  • Maintain a flexible working practice – showing the ability and willingness to adapt to various animation styles
  • Remain informed of the schedule both for the animation team and the studio in general



  • Cinematic knowledge
  • Technical knowledge, i.e. rigging
  • Experience of UE4
  • Experience of animation graphs


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

Tagged as: 3D Animation

Tags: 3D Animation Categories: Animation , Creative


Jon Norfolk

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