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Senior Technical Animator – Sweden – Permanent – AAA Open World Game

Location: Stockholm, Sweden Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: # Posted: 11 months ago

Avalanche Studios

Platforms:             Latest Consoles & PC


This developer is renowned for triple-A blockbuster hits! Work is underway on a brand-new IP and their biggest title to date! Space has just opened up for an experienced Technical Animator to join their established team.

You will be responsible for rigging characters and other in-game objects, scripting for DCC software, setting-up and maintaining animation pipelines, amd aiding and facilitating animators, programmers and designers to help maximise efficiency.


  • Demo Reel of your best rigs and scripts
  • High quality character rigging abilities – both full-body and facial
  • Python scripting
  • Expert knowledge of Autodesk animation software (Maya/Motionbuilder)
  • Strong understanding of character mechanics and animation pipelines/workflows
  • Clear and open communication skills
  • Excellent problem-solving skills


  • Rigging characters and game objects at a high level, not only both full-body, but also facial
  • Scripting tools to aid animators achieve the best possible results
  • Driving animation pipelines, and regularly improving upon them
  • Working in collaboration with animators, designers and programmers to implement realisation of player mechanics and NPC characters
  • Use your technical expertise to find creative solutions to challenging problems


  • Relocation support including VISA
  • 25 days of paid holiday + Bank Holidays (up to 37 vacation days total)
  • Flexi-Time
  • Training and development opportunities
  • Excellent dental and medical care
  • Pension Scheme

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


Salary and benefits will be discussed at interview with the company and are individually negotiated by OPM.

Tagged as: Technical Animation

Tags: Technical Animation Categories: Animation , Creative


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