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Animation Programmer – AAA Games – UK

Location: Horsham, United Kingdom (UK) Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: # Posted: 3 years ago

Creative Assembly


Job Title – Animation Programmer – AAA Games – UK

Job Location –Horsham, UK

Job Type – Permanent

Salary – Excellent plus benefits

Job ID – 23077


OPM are working with a client behind AAA games who are looking for a world-class programmer to join their team.


This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced, accomplished Animation Programmer to make their mark on the our client’s multi-award-winning engineers.


As an Animation Programmer, you will be making uniquely epic, visually dynamic and immersive experiences, ensuring they stay on the cutting edge, and remain market leaders.


You will be developing existing animation technology, and where applicable researching and implementing new technologies.


You will work closely with the designers and animators to implement compelling gameplay interactions, such as melee combat and locomotion.




  • Experience architecting and developing animation systems in a released AAA title
  • Strong academic background with a 2:1 degree or higher (or equivalent) in a relevant technical field such as computer science, software engineering, mathematics or physics
  • Excellent C++ programming skillset
  • Very strong mathematical and analytical ability
  • Good communication skills to enable effective collaboration with programmers, designers, artists, animators and production staff
  • An interest in recent developments in the area of animation, both in the games industry and academically
  • Experience with areas such as IK and physics are a bonus
  • Keen player of games


Tagged as: Animation Programming

Tags: Animation Programming Categories: Programming , Technical


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