Senior Technical 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 Technical Animator to join an ambitious team that consistently ships innovative AAA action games. 


    • Characters, creatures, and props rigging and skinning
    • Implementing characters in Unreal Engine 4 including cloth, physics, and blueprint setups
    • Working closely with modelers and animators to ensure a smooth development pipeline that delivers high-quality assets
    • Assisting with pipeline tools and working with engine and project leads to the continuous improvement of those engine tools
    • Providing clean assets or code within established systems and requirements


    • Experience with Maya, specializing in rigging/skinning
    • Ability to create tools and write scripts to help improve the animation pipeline
    • AAA Game industry experience with shipped title/s
    • Good understanding of anatomy and character movement
    • Character skinning with close attention to physical deformation
    • Physics simulation on cloth, hair, and other physics items
    • Excellent communication skills with the ability to clearly provide technical feedback into the tasks, rigs, toolsets, and documentation
    • Knowledge of current technology and trends in video games
    • Strong verbal and written communication skills in English
    • High work ethic and self-motivation
    • Passion for Games


    • Knowledge of facial rigs for games, television or film
    • Familiarity with Unreal Engine 4 art production pipelines
    • Python scripting experience
    • Modeling and animation experience


    • 100% company paid Medical, Dental, and Vision plans,
    • Company paid holidays and an attractive paid time off policy (incl. 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 Employer
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Date posted: 1970-01-01