Senior Cinematic Animator



Our client, a leading AAA console/PC studio currently working on their new IP (AAA console) is on the lookout for a Senior Cinematic Animator to closely collaborate with team to create dynamic, AAA player centric experience. You will be joining an ambitious team that consistently ships innovative AAA action games. 


    • Following the established vision of the game’s story and gameplay in process of animation creation
    • Creating high-quality content utilizing both hand key animation and motion capture data
    • Developing animations that support gameplay and visuals
    • Implementing and iterating on animation assets in-game,
    • Collaborating with the team to create a dynamic, player-centric experience
    • Troubleshooting and solving animation issues with all departments.
    • Sharing knowledge with less experienced peers
    • Occasionally supporting Lead in recruitment projects with HR collaboration


    • A minimum of 5+ years’ professional experience as an animator in film, TV, or games
    • Shipped game title experience (credits in at least 1 AAA title as an Animator)
    • Great understanding and feeling of animation principles – timing, weight, and staging
    • Great understanding of character anatomy
    • Great ability to transfer the game’s story and gameplay on believable and full of life animations
    • Great ability to take direction and implement feedback
    • Familiarity with Unreal or similar game engine
    • Proficiency with any animation packed tools
    • Ability to think outside the box to come up with more efficient techniques
    • Strong verbal and written communication skills in English
    • Open-minded team player attitude
    • Strong work ethic and self-motivated
    • Passionate about playing and making videogames


    • Artistic skills: figure study, gesture drawing, 2D animation, illustration, and painting
    • Technical skills: rigging, scripting, proficient in Maya and MotionBuilder
    • Shipped AAA game title experience
    • Proficiency with Maya or 3Ds Max & Motion Builder


    • A competitive salary and performance–based bonuses
    • Personal development opportunities and possibility to work in a multicultural environment
    • Private health care including dental treatment & MultiSport card
    • Business trips and integration events
    • Comprehensive assistance in relocation
    • Fresh fruits, snacks, and beverages in the office
    • Free library with a wide range of games and books
    • In-company English and Polish language lessons classes
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Date posted: 1970-01-01