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Current Vacancies in Artwork & Animation

New Vacancy - Senior Technical Animator - AAA Studio - North UK


Our client is a multi-award winning studio that has excelled cross-platform, in many genres of games for all age groups, maintaining a consistently high meta-critic rating. To sustain their steady expansion they are looking for an experienced Technical Animator to realise their next hit AAA console titles. 


  • Creation of game-ready character animations portraying actions and behaviours
  • Produce accomplished character concepts, rigs, animations and pipelines
  • Set up and manage character behaviour graphs
  • Assist the Lead with mentoring, scheduling , research and development
  • Collaborate with developer and design teams to deliver an engaging user experience  


  • At least 1 year’s experience at senior level in technical animation within the games industry and at least 1 published AAA PC or Console title
  • Strong understanding of animation, animation design, pipeline and procedures, demonstrated in your reel
  • Strong scripting skills as well as excellent communication skill, verbal and written across all levels
  • Experience using Unreal/Unity and Maya

To be considered, submit your CV’s in .doc or .docx format with portfolio to today.
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