Senior Animator – Netherlands – AAA Games

Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #24069 Posted: 6 days ago

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

Project: AAA Console & PC Games



OPM is proud to be working with one of Europe’s leading game development companies who are on the hunt for a Senior Animator to join development and push the quality of dramatic storytelling in their open world titles. The successful candidate will join a multi-disciplinary team bringing to life the ‘Living World’: their villages, cities, cultures, and civilizations.




· Professional experience in Senior Animator role working on AAA titles.

· Professional experience on a minimum of one shipped title, that features a big crowd element.

· Solid fundamental understanding of AI-driven NPC animations and knowledge of the unique requirements.

· Great experience with complex animation networks.

· Experience with outsourcing animations from third party clients.

· Stay up to date with developments within the industry.




· Review internally and externally produced content.

· Mentor and motivate the other animators on the team.

· Manage and operate mo-cap sessions.

· Compose briefs for and give feedback to external clients.

· Propose innovative approaches for enhancing the quality of their animations.

· ‘Push the envelope’ for free moving crowd animations.

· Work closely with multiple departments to realise their game vision.




· Relocation support including VISA application assistance if required

· International and national tax assistance

· Profit share bonuses, milestone bonuses and discretionary bonuses

· Contributory pension scheme

· Training and development opportunities


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

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Jon Norfolk

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