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Senior Animator – Midlands, UK – Permanent – AAA Video Games

Location: Derby, United Kingdom Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #24781 Posted: 2 months ago

This vacancy may offer a work-from-home start until it’s safe to work in-house or relocate to the location.

Job Location: Midlands, UK / Temporary Remote Start

Project: AAA Video Games

Note: Unfortunately, a VISA cannot be sponsored


My client is an established games developer who are steadily growing with multiple projects in development. We are looking for a Senior / Lead Animator who will manage their small animation team (3 Animators) and oversee the implementation of animations. You’ll also be hands on creatively by setting the benchmark and creating new in-game animations.


  • Demo Reel displaying character animations for video games
  • Strong industry experience as an Animator
  • Outstanding Gameplay and Cinematic Animation skills
  • Expertise with Maya
  • A relevant degree in Animation or equivalent professional full cycle project experience
  • Excellent communication skills and team leading abilities
  • Expert understanding of the character pipeline from modelling, rigging, and skinning


  • Professional experience with Unreal Engine 4
  • Experience with motion capture and Facial animation


  • Temporary Remote Start
  • Private Medical & Dental Insurances
  • Flexible Working Hours
  • Profit Share Scheme
  • Annual Holiday Increase


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

Tags: 3D Animation Categories: Animation , Creative


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