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Lead Animator – France – Permanent – AAA Tactical Shooter Game

Location: Paris, France Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #23326 Posted: 7 months 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 Tactical Shooter Game


This AAA global developer / publisher are driven by their goal to enrich the life of their players with memorable and original entertainment experiences. You’ll have the opportunity to work and grow with passionate teams that are pioneers in their field, all around the world.



  • You have a relevant animation qualification and experienced in gameplay animation as demonstrated in your demo reel
  • You have first-hand experience managing a small team or show management potential
  • You are proficient in Motion Builder for realistic character animations
  • You are comfortable adding animations to game engines, and have in-depth knowledge of how state machines work
  • You are proficient in English, enabling you to converse with non-French speaking colleagues within a multicultural team on a daily basis.



  • Managing the animation team on a daily basis
  • Being the main point of contact for animations across all departments involved on the project
  • Participating in the optimisation and development of the production process and animation techniques
  • Developing gameplay animations
  • Conceptualising, prototyping and developing key frame animations based on existing animations
  • Receiving and touching up motion capture animation taking into account real-time constraints and ensuring the best possible animation quality
  • Implementing animations to their proprietary game engine



· Competitive salaries

· Sales and Project based bonuses

· Holiday Bonus

· Full Relocation and VISA support

· And many more!


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: Lead Animator

Tags: Lead Animator Categories: Animation , Creative


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