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Senior Animator – Portugal – Permanent – AAA Video Games

Location: Lisbon, Portugal Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #23235 Posted: 3 years ago

Project: Console / PC Video Games

Note: Unfortunately, a VISA cannot be sponsored


This full-range development studio offers design, art, coding, and other services to game developers across the world! They are now growing their animation team and are hiring for a Senior Animator to oversee the studios animation on all projects and manager a small team of animators. You’ll work on a variety of titles, including popular AAA console and PC game IPs.

Working closely together with the other animators and designers to create, implement and polish character combat and locomotion animations.


  • Professional Animation experience within the video games industry
  • You have first-hand experience managing a small team or show management potential
  • Proven expertise with 3dsMax or Maya
  • The ability to work cross-discipline to get the best out of all departments with relation to Animation
  • Proactive, independent and self-driven
  • Fluent English language skills


  • Supervising and setting the Animation standards
  • Creating Animations for live games and new unannounced games
  • Implementing in-game assets using proprietary tools as well as 3rd party pipelines such as Unreal
  • Analyse, improve and design of the animation pipelines
  • Maintains or exceeds consistent level of productivity while meeting deadlines and producing high quality work
  • Additional duties include assisting with content creation for game development and assisting with quality control of all products.


  • Health Insurance.
  • Relocation support.
  • 22 Days Holiday.
  • Team oriented culture.
  • Social events and gatherings.

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

Tagged as: Senior Animator

Tags: Senior Animator Categories: Animation , Creative


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