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Senior 2D Animator – London, UK – Casual Mobile Games

Location: London, United Kingdom Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #25648 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.

Salary: Competitive market rate with options

Project: Casual Mobile Games

Our client’s business is expanding fast and their animation team is starting to grow. At this crucial time they are looking for a Senior 2D Animator with a passion for mobile games to join the them.


You’ll have experience creating mobile games and able to create high quality environment, character and UI animations plus VFX alongside their other in-house teams.



  • Experience as an Animator or Game Artist within the video games industry
  • Extensive Spine and Unity Experience
  • Excellent understanding of animation implementation in Unity
  • Deep understanding of animation principles
  • Experience working in an agile environment
  • Experience with 3D Animation is a Big Bonus
  • An outstanding portfolio showing a variety of UI, characters, environment animations and VFX



  • Create high-quality UI, character, and environmental animations using Spine and Unity
  • Create high-quality and performant particle effects in Unity
  • Great attention to detail, animation timing, easing etc…
  • Work with the Lead Artist and collaborate with other disciplines to ensure the animation works as intended in the game.
  • Comfortable working with various game styles: Isometric, side view, top-down etc…
  • Supporting and mentoring game artists on animation issues.
  • Ability to adapt to new technologies.



  • VISA and complete relocation support
  • Hybrid work (2 days remote, 3 days onsite)
  • 4 weeks full remote work weeks per year
  • 25 days paid holiday + bank holidays
  • Regular company events
  • Health, Dental, Life, and Critical Illness cover
  • Subsidised gym membership and cycle to work scheme

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

Tagged as: 2D Animation, Unity

Tags: 2D Animation , Unity Categories: Animation , Creative


Jon Norfolk

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