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Gameplay Animator – Guildford (UK) – 7month Contract – AAA Console Games

Location: Guildford, South East, UK Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: # Posted: 2 years ago

EA Guildford

Job Type:               7 month contract with a good chance to get extended or go permanent

Projects:                AAA Character Driven Console Game

Note:                     A VISA cannot be sponsored for this position


This award winning developer is a leading global powerhouse in interactive entertainment! They are growing their animation team to work on a major AAA IP that is a character led game to be released on consoles.

As a Gameplay Animator you will be working collaboratively with other animators, designers and almost all other disciplines to realise the look and feel of their Character Animation.


  • Passionate about FPS and Action Adventure games
  • Proficiency in animation software such as Maya or Motionbuilder
  • Strong understanding of classic animation principles as well as an intrinsic ability for storytelling
  • Deep knowledge of creating compelling gameplay through animation
  • Skilled in both Hand Keyed and Motion Capture workflows
  • Experience of working on AAA console or PC titles is beneficial


  • Giving life and personality to AI and Player Characters
  • Create emotionally believable characters that allow players to interact with the game in a fun, dynamic and believable fashion.
  • Use their proprietary Animation Software to bring their game mechanics to life


  • Experience of creating animation State Machines
  • Experience motion editing mocap data


  • Competitive day rates
  • A culture that thrives on creative freedom and autonomy
  • Crunch free studio
  • Located in the lovely town of Guildford – 35 minutes from central London

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


Salary and benefits will be discussed at interview with the company and are individually negotiated by OPM.

Tagged as: 3D Animation

Tags: 3D Animation Categories: Animation , Creative


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