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3D Animator – UK Remote, Brighton, UK – AAA Action Games

Location: Brighton, United Kingdom Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #24856 Posted: 5 months ago

This vacancy offers Remote work from the UK OR work-from-home start in the UK until it’s safe to work in-house or relocate to the location.

Project: AAA Action Games __________________________________________________________________________________

Our client is an established AAA games studio that has worked on multiple world-class projects for some of the world’s largest publishers!

With new studio project underway we are looking for Character Animator to join them on a major AAA console title. You will work as part of the animation team with a primary focus on creating and implementing gameplay character move sets. The role will also encompass cutscene and narrative based sequences as well as supporting in world animations as required.


  • Experience working in the games industry as an Animator, ideally on a character action game.
  • Excellent skills in Maya & games engines (ideally UE4).
  • Exceptional keyframe animation skills and a reel that showcases them.
  • Expert level of understanding of the principals of animation.
  • Character rigging and or modelling skills is advantageous.
  • Experienced working with motion capture and understanding how to push and manipulate the data to its highest quality for gameplay.


  • Create and integrate world class combat and character animations in the game engine.
  • Create inspiring animations for both bipeds and creature characters.
  • Work in close collaboration with the art director, lead animator, game designers and programmers to understand the quality objectives, game play intentions and engine capabilities.
  • Communicate and working closely with game designers and programmers to find effective solutions to fix issues.
  • Quickly prototype and previsualise animation systems


  • 23 days annual paid days off plus bank holidays
  • Generous team project bonuses
  • VISA & Relocation package
  • Company Pension Scheme
  • Private Medical and Dental Insurance


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

Tagged as: 3D Animation

Tags: 3D Animation Categories: Animation , Creative


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