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Lead Animator – Hybrid, Sweden – AAA UE5 Open World Game

Location: Malmo, Sweden Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #26089 Posted: 4 months ago

Our client is making exciting new games and are looking for a Lead Animator who wants to be a part of their upcoming, unannounced AAA Open World UE5 project!

The successful candidate will work closely with the Animation Director to develop and maintain a consistent visual direction.


  • Previously experience shipping a AAA title as Senior or Lead Animator.
  • Previous experience using Maya and Motion Builder.
  • Have a good understanding of state machine graphs and animation trees.
  • Experience in directing and working with motion capture.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Have a passion for creating and playing games.


  • Play an important part in supporting and mentoring team members.
  • Work with production team and Animation directors to ensure and maintain a consistent visual direction.
  • Collaborating with the tech teams to define and maintain animation pipelines.
  • Work collaboratively with the wider team to drive the project forward.
  • Be the main point of contact for the animation team.


  • VISA support and Relocation Assistance
  • Hybrid work (2 days office, 3 days home)
  • Performance Based Bonus.
  • 10% of profit of the game distributed amongst the team.
  • 6 weeks paid vacation. Bank holidays in addition.
  • Healthcare Allowance.
  • Private Healthcare.
  • 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, AAA, Lead Animator

Tags: 3D Animation , AAA , Lead Animator Categories: Animation , Creative


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