Senior Animator – Oxford, UK

Job Description

Senior Animator

Oxford, UK

Does a long-standing games developer with a broad portfolio entice you? Fancy living in picturesque Oxford working in an office with awesome events, benefits and a great culture?

Look no further!

The benefits you’ll enjoy range from pension, cycle to work, childcare all the way to massive company events like their annual Summer BBQ & Christmas Party. That’s not mentioning all the little events in between. If you’re a sucker for merch or games, they have you covered. You’ll get 50% of all their merch and gain access to all their steam titles and if you’re an artist you get an Autodesk home license! There’s loads more but we’ll not bore you with a massive list.


Here’s what you’ll be doing…

· Producing high quality in-game animations

· Working with the animation team to help them achieve the standards and time management for the project

· Working with other team disciplines (Art, Design & Code), ensuring the animation process stays in line with the project whilst maintaining its aesthetic quality

· Continuation of your technical knowledge, including adapting to new technologies and processes


Here are the skills and experience you’ll need…

· Excellent knowledge of animating using Maya, with outstanding animation skills demonstrating knowledge and application of weight, timing, pace, poses and storytelling

· Excellent understanding of how animation must work in harmony with the game design

· Fluent clean-up and use of motion capture data

· Excellent initiative, self-motivation, communication, organisational and problem solving skills, as well as teamworking and the ability to accept and follow direction

· Genuine passion for games and animation, bringing characters to life with realistic human and animal motion


Interested? let’s have a chat – no need to update your CV just yet. You can contact Dan at or on +44 (0)1709 834777.

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