Lead Animator – REMOTE OR Toronto, Canada – AAA Games Studio

Location: Toronto, Canada Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #25781 Posted: 1 month ago

Job Location: REMOTE OR Toronto, Canada
Project: AAA Multiplayer Melee Combat Games


Our client is looking for a Lead Animator to help make the successor to their world famous games. You'll join an independent studio that puts its employees at it's core, offering a wide range of benefits and support.


  • Professional video game animation experience at a Senior / Lead level, with leadership skills.
  • Maya and Motion Builder expertise.
  • Strong keyframe animation skills.
  • Excellent planning and time management skills.
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills.
  • The drive and the ability to take on research and self-education.
  • Willingness to work in Toronto is preferred, but remote opportunities are available too.


  • Leading and organise the animation department.
  • Communicating across departments to facilitate the animation pipeline.
  • Cascading feedback to your team and areas for improvement.
  • Working with other department leads to execute the vision for the games.


  • Experience working with Unreal Engine 4
  • Experience developing AAA titles on multiple platforms
  • Professional experience developing First Person games


  • Permanent Remote work options
  • Relocation assistance if required
  • 4.5 weeks Paid vacation
  • Bonus Structure
  • Flexible schedule
  • Weekly happy hour
  • Healthcare & benefits

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

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