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Technical Animator – South East, UK – Console and PC Games

Location: Brighton, United Kingdom Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #25060 Posted: 4 months ago

This vacancy offers a work-from-home start until it is safe to work in-house or relocate to the location.

Project: Console and PC Games


OPM’s client is known as one of the most creative and exciting studios in the UK, they are intentionally recognised for their imaginative, pioneering storytelling games.

They are currently looking for a Technical Animator to play a pivotal role in their experienced animation team.


  • Experience as a Technical Animator
  • Understanding of keyframe and motion capture animation
  • Up to date with current facial capture technology is desirable
  • In-depth technical understanding of games engines, especially Unreal Engine


  • Optimising workflows with scripts and writing custom tools to help the animators workflow
  • Creating custom rigs
  • Pushing the animation fidelity of the project
  • Work with both the in-house animators and external partners to maintain high quality animations and solve technical challenges
  • Producing technical documentation and guidelines
  • Work alongside designers and art directors to previz and conceptualise the movements of the game


  • VISA sponsorship and relocation assistance
  • Competitive salaries
  • Generous holiday allowance
  • Flexible work hours
  • Regular game jams

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

Tagged as: Technical Animation

Tags: Technical Animation Categories: Animation , Creative


Jon Norfolk

Lead Recruitment Consultant

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