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Technical Animator – Sweden – Permanent – PC & Console Games

Location: Malmo, Sweden Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #24223 Posted: 10 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

Tags: Technical Animation Categories: Animation , Creative


Jon Norfolk

Lead Recruitment Consultant

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