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Senior Technical Animator – South East, UK – Permanent – AAA Console Game

Location: Horsham, United Kingdom Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #23758 Posted: 12 months ago

Project: AAA Console Games


OPM’s award-winning client is creating a brand-new and exciting First-Person Tactical Shooter IP using Unreal Engine 4.

They are looking for a talented individual to join them as Senior Technical Animator to support their animators, artists and engineering teams in creating a ground-breaking FPS.



· Highly experienced in technical animation in games

· Expert skills with Maya

· Expert knowledge of Python and PyMel

· UE4 or similar engine production experience with characters and animation systems

· Proven experience in Character pipelines and workflow

· Proven experience in Maya rigging techniques

· Experience designing and maintaining tools



· Formulate animation solutions and pipelines

· Create rigs and assist in the development of animation workflows for a multidiscipline team

· Create and maintain the set of in-house tools to increase productivity and efficiency of the animation and art teams.



· Good knowledge of Motion Builder

· Experience with Maya C++ API

· Experience with Motion Capture processes and pipelines

· Skilled in facial rigging

· Experience with using blendtree and state machine systems

· Good understanding of 3D maths



· Generous holiday allowance

· Annual discretionary studio bonus

· Support in Learning and Development

· Private medical, dental and life insurance

· Free breakfast every day

· An employee assistance programme and onsite wellbeing sessions

· Amazing studio parties


Interested in finding out more about the studio and project? Apply now or call directly today on +44 1206 214 425!

Tagged as: Technical Animation

Tags: Technical Animation Categories: Animation , Creative


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