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Cinematic Animator – UK Remote, North West UK – AAA Games

Location: Liverpool, United Kingdom Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #24929 Posted: 1 year 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: Remote UK OR North West UK

Project: AAA Narrative Adventure Game


This UK developer is rapidly growing with many high-end games in development across multiple genres including Narrative Adventure and Action Shooter titles. They are a team of professional, friendly developers who form a world class studio staffed with excited, passionate creators who love to collaborate across varied, inspiring, and challenging games.

As a Cinematic Animator, you will be creating high-quality cinematic animations on a dark, story-driven next generation ‘Narrative Adventure’ with genre defining goals.


  • Industry experience on a shipped game in a similar position
  • Game, TV or Film experience working on action-oriented sequences and cutscenes
  • Experience working with performance capture data and applying it to cinematic sequences
  • A deep understanding of body movement applied to cinematics as demonstrated in your reel
  • Working knowledge of UE4 cinematic tools or equivalent tech
  • Working knowledge of MotionBuilder, Maya or similar 3D package
  • A good level of technical expertise
  • Experience working with motion capture data and pipelines
  • Have an understanding of mocap rigs


  • Work closely with the growing cinematics team to ensure the highest quality in cinematic sequences
  • Create animations for characters, facial, props and vehicles for cinematics
  • Prioritising and managing tasks to ensure that deliverables are completed on time
  • Communicating with other disciplines to resolve any technical difficulties and push project quality


  • Relocation Assistance if required
  • Full Time remote contract if in the UK already
  • Generous holiday allowance
  • Mental Health & Wellbeing Support
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Performance related Bonus
  • Private healthcare plan


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


Jon Norfolk

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