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Technical Animator – Hybrid, Spain – AAA Open World Game


Technical Animator – Hybrid, Spain – AAA Open World Game

One Player Mission is delighted to be working with a AAA video games developer based in gorgeous Barcelona, Spain, working on a new open world game IP. 

As a Technical Animator you will link between modelers, animators and programmers to ensure all animations are integrated into the game according to the game vision. 


  • Previous experience working on AAA video games as Technical Animator or similar position. 
  • Expertise implementing animation tools and pipelines in Maya. 
  • Experience rigging and skinning realistic characters in Maya and Unreal Engine. 
  • Knowledge of high-level coding languages, i.e. Python, C# C++ etc. is desirable.
  • Experience in motion capture techniques. 
  • Good eye for anatomy and animation. 


  • Assist the animation team to streamline their workflows in Maya.
  • Support the animation team in implementing character and prop animations into Unreal Engine.
  • Develop the pipeline to deform and animate photo-realistic characters in Maya.
  • Create and maintain photo-realistic character rigs that are modular and support multiple sizes.
  • Setup and maintain clothing and hair dynamics for characters.
  • Work closely with programmers to define and implement character and animation performance targets in engine.
  • Create blueprints and animation graphs inside Unreal Engine to support implementation of animation systems mechanics.
  • Support with mocap production.


  • Hybrid working (3 days in the office and 2 days from home).
  • Full Time Remote Work options.
  • 23 vacation days per year + Christmas to New Year (the office is closed from 24th December to 2nd January).
  • 16 weeks Maternity and Paternity leave PLUS full parental flexibility.
  • Flexible Working Hours.
  • Private Medical and Dental Insurances.
  • Relocation Package.

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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