Senior Cinematic Animator – Guildford, UK – AAA Cinematic Games

Location: Guildford, United Kingdom Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #25961 Posted: 4 weeks ago

Job Type: Permanent Onsite / Hybrid Contract

Project: AAA Cinematic Games


With a passion to deliver high-end cinematic games, Our client is carving a unique and exciting path in the games industry.

We are looking for a Senior Cinematic Animator, ready to contribute to their unique narrative experiences at the highest levels of AAA production on one of their exciting new projects!


  • Extensive experience as an animator, having worked on at least one AAA quality game.
  • Able to clean up and enhance motion captured performances.
  • Detailed knowledge of the workflows and methods involved in animating game characters, vehicles, and objects.
  • A strong portfolio of work which demonstrates the ability to create high-quality animations.
  • Deep knowledge of Maya and MotionBuilder.
  • Experience of character rigs and facial animation solutions.
  • Familiar with Unreal Engine 4.


  • The ability to follow an artistic vision and interpret feedback and direction accurately
  • An ability to interpret storyboards and contribute throughout the whole pipeline quickly iterating on previz to final animation
  • Experience with editing motion capture data.
  • Ability to create and iterate on high quality key-frame animations for a wide variety of characters, creatures and props.
  • Strong staging and block-out skills, with a good eye for character posing.


  • VISA support and Relocation Assistance if required
  • 25 days annual leave
  • Profit-related bonus scheme
  • Life assurance and pension
  • Inclusive and supportive culture

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

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Tags: Cinematic Animation , Cutscene Categories: Animation , Creative


Jon Norfolk

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