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Cinematic Animator – Sweden – Permanent – Video Games

Location: Stockholm, Sweden Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #23709 Posted: 9 months ago

Project: AAA Console/PC Games


OPMs client is looking for a talented Cinematic Animator to join their team, on an unannounced open world multiplayer title. The successful candidate will take on a large amount of ownership and responsibility creating world-class cinematic content alongside an outstanding cinematic team.


  • Extensive experience in as a Cinematic Animator, having worked full cycle on at least one AAA game or equivalent in movie.
  • Deep understanding of Maya and MotionBuilder.
  • Skilful in animating human and creature characters, both body and facial animation.
  • Solid acting abilities.
  • Proficient in technical problem solving.
  • Experience using Motion-Capture data, both in polish and enhancement.
  • Strong observational skills with a good understanding of weight distribution and pacing/timing.
  • Outstanding communication skills.
  • Experience as a mentor or able to provide guidance to less experienced animators in the team.


  • Work closely with the director and with a talented cinematic team, to fully realise world-class cinematic content.
  • Make contributions on many levels, both to the game and the company.


  • Experience working with motion capture actors on set.
  • Experience in preparing materials (shot briefs, preparing assets and creating previz material, etc.) for motion capture shoots for cinematics through a full-performance capture pipeline
  • A strong understanding of storytelling through a camera


  • Complete relocation support including VISA
  • Competitive compensation package
  • 10 free games per year!
  • Massage every three weeks
  • A variety of sports activities
  • Health care allowance
  • Pension Scheme

Interested in finding out more about the studio and project? Apply now or call directly today on +44 1206 214 415!

Tagged as: 3D Animation, Cinematic Animation, Cinematic Art

Tags: 3D Animation , Cinematic Animation , Cinematic Art Categories: Animation , Creative


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