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Gameplay Animator – Sweden – Permanent – AAA Video Games

Location: Stockholm, Sweden Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #24415 Posted: 1 year ago

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

Project: AAA Console & PC Games



My client and I are currently looking for a highly skilled and motivated Gameplay Animator to work on the development of high-profile self-published AAA project for Console & PC.

The successful candidate will take on a significant ownership and responsibility, whilst providing enthusiasm, excellent animation skills and innovative problem solving their project.


  • Experience as an Animator in the video games industry
  • Expert Animator, with a deep passion for animation and the gaming industry
  • Excellent observational skills alongside a great understanding of weight distribution and pacing/timing
  • Professional experience as an Animator in games development
  • Demonstrable ability with realistic keyframed character animation
  • Great knowledge of modern animation techniques and 3rd party animation software including Maya and Motion Builder
  • Professional experience working with and creatively manipulating motion capture
  • Good communication skills and able to work in a team
  • Keen desire to advance animation in gaming to new levels of believability


  • Collaborate with the Animation Director to ensure that animation content meets the expectations of quality, consistency, and style
  • Work alongside a talented team of programmers, designers, and animators, to fully realise content for their in-game character features.
  • Give life to their 3rd person player-controlled characters as well as realising NPC movement, performances, and behaviours


  • Professional experience with additive, partial and layered animation systems
  • Strong understanding of setting up/working with animation state machines and blend trees
  • Fundamental understanding of rigging and scripting
  • Experience working with quadrupeds


  • 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 214 425!

Tagged as: 3D Animation, Maya, Motion Builder

Tags: 3D Animation , Maya , Motion Builder Categories: Animation , Creative


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