Senior Animator



Our client, a leading AAA console/PC studio currently working on their new IP (AAA console based on UE4) is on the lookout for an experienced Senior Animator skilled at creating both realistic and stylized motion for in-game characters (humanoid, creature, or plant). You will create high-quality content utilizing both hand-key animation and motion capture data. You will develop animations that support gameplay and visuals, implementing and iterating on animation assets in-game. You will collaborate with your team to create a dynamic, player-centric experience, troubleshooting, and solving animation issues with all departments and organizing and prioritizing animation tasks.


    • A minimum of 5 years of professional experience as an animator in game development
    • Work on at least one shipped AAA title
    • Strong understanding of the principles of animation and character anatomy
    • Excellent organizational, communication, and time management skills
    • Able to take direction and implement feedback
    • Ability to think outside the box to come up with more efficient techniques
    • Mentor junior and mid-level animators and provide feedback on best practices
    • Strong verbal and written communication skills in English
    • High work ethic and self-motivation
    • Passion for Games
    • Excellent communication skills 


    • Artistic skills in storyboarding, previs, figure study, gesture drawing, illustration and painting
    • Technical skills in rigging, scripting, facial animation and lip-syncing, proficient in Maya
    • Motionbuilder experience
    • Familiarity with Unreal 4 or similar game engine


    • 100% company paid Medical, Dental, and Vision plans
    • Company paid holidays and an attractive paid time off policy which includes 4 weeks of vacation
    • Relocation Assistance
    • Short and Long Term Disability
    • Life Insurance
    • Pet Insurance
    • Flexible Savings Account Programs
    • Commuter Tax benefits and discounted gym memberships
    • Our client is an Equal Opportunity Employe
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Date posted: 1970-01-01