Technical Animator – Sweden – Permanent – PC & Console Games

Location: Malmo, Sweden Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #24223 Posted: 2 months ago

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

Project: PC & Console Games


OPM is working with an exciting and ambitious games development studio looking for a Technical Animator to join their team located in Malmo as they begin development on their newest projects.

The successful candidate will assist in delivering the top-quality animations on which they have established their reputation for quality as they aim to build up their previous successes.


  • Strong professional experience in the games industry
  • Professional experience with Unreal Engine 4
  • Professional experience with rigging, skinning, and python-scripting in Maya
  • Good knowledge of streamlining processes and pipelines
  • Good knowledge of human and creature anatomy
  • Solid understanding of animation logic and trees
  • Good knowledge of performance improvement methods
  • Enjoy solving technical issues alongside artists, programmers, and designers
  • Inclination to accept and give direction and able to work well under pressure
  • Flexibility to handle frequent iterations
  • Fluent in English language skills


  • Incorporate animation assets into Unreal Engine.
  • Collaborate with the animators to meet the technical, performance and art goals.
  • Develop improvements to the animation and art pipeline.
  • Research and share information on best practices and industry standards.
  • Contribute to improving their internal scripts, tools, and procedures by acting as a bridge between tech and art teams.


  • Solid understanding of classic animation principles and fundamentals
  • Good knowledge of cinematics
  • Good knowledge and experience with video game animations


  • 6 weeks vacation
  • Flexible working hours
  • Company-paid supplemental pension and sick leave insurance
  • Relocation assistance

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

Max. file size: 10 MB.

Tags: Technical Animation Categories: Animation , Creative


Jon Norfolk

Lead Recruitment Consultant

See Jon's jobs

What is a Unity Developer and What Skills are Required?

A Unity Developer brings their software expertise to tasks involving the Unity engine. The Unity engine is a run-time environment…

Read more

The UK’s Points-based immigration system: What you need to know

Now that the United Kingdom has left the European Union, it’s important to know what this means for UK companies…

Read more

Game Recruitment Update

The field of game recruitment is growing day by day as new potential candidates enter the market. From a niche…

Read more

Copyright © 2021 OPM Response Ltd. Tollgate Business Park, Colchester, Essex, CO3 8AB, United Kingdom