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Cinematic Animator – UK Remote, Cambridge, UK – Permanent – AAA Games

Location: Cambridge, United Kingdom Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #24805 Posted: 5 months ago

This vacancy may offer a work-from-home start until it is safe to work in-house or relocate to the location.

Job Location: UK Remote, Cambridge, UK

Project: AAA Games


OPMs client is an award-winning 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.

Your experience may come from working on Games, Films or TV as an Experienced, Senior or Lead Cinematics Animator, or you may be a less experienced but highly creative Cinematic Animator with ambition and drive, looking for a home to develop your skills. An awareness of cutting-edge animation and motion capture technologies is essential, with hands on experience a significant bonus.


  • Production experience working on Games, TV or Film.
  • A high level of skill and practical experience of cinematography, motion capture and animation.
  • Excellent, working knowledge of motion capture and animation software packages such as Motion Builder, Maya, and Shogun.
  • The enthusiasm and ability to use your skills effectively in a real-time environment.
  • The ability to work as part of a communicative, passionate, and enthusiastic team.
  • The ability to follow direction, and to rapidly previz and iterate on scenes.
  • Knowledge of practical cameras, rigs and on-set production is a plus.
  • Knowledge of Virtual Production pipelines is a plus.


  • Using realistic or motion captured cameras and animation you will create believable characters and scenes to help convey deep emotional experiences.
  • Drive narrative storytelling, and engage the player in the story, atmosphere, and action.
  • Ensure the overall creative direction is met.


  • VISA and Relocation Support if required
  • Full Time remote contract if preferred
  • Generous holiday allowance
  • Subsidised gym/fitness membership
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Bonus scheme
  • Private healthcare
  • Flexible working hours


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

Tagged as: Cinematic Animation

Tags: Cinematic Animation Categories: Animation , Creative


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