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Lead Gameplay Animator – Midlands, UK – AAA Fantasy RPG

Location: Leamington Spa, United Kingdom Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #26067 Posted: 5 months ago

Our client, a leading UK based Game Development Studio, are currently looking for a Lead Gameplay Animator to join their experienced team of Animators on their open-world RPG game.

You'll oversee a wide range of animation, pushing for the highest quality to achieve the creative vision.


  • Previously a Lead Gameplay Animator on a shipped AAA title.
  • Experience with people management.
  • Exceptional keyframe animation skills demonstrated in your reel that showcases work with gameplay animation systems.
  • Passion for game dev, with an awareness of current titles and industry trends.
  • Experience with outsourcing and co-development desirable.


  • Help grow, motivate, and mentor the gameplay animation team.
  • Oversee creation and iteration of high-quality key-frame and mocap animation assets.
  • Work with production on scheduling and long-range planning for the team.
  • Assist with recruitment and oversee outsource engagements.


  • Flexible working hours
  • VISA sponsorship and Relocation support if required
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • 25-day holiday allowance, plus bank holidays
  • Private Healthcare
  • And much more!

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, Lead Animator

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


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