We're looking for an awesome character animator to join our 75-strong team. You will be responsible for a creating key-frame animation as well as the occasional editing of motion capture data for in-game characters and sequences.


    • The ability to rotoscope from video reference.
    • A solid understanding of traditional animation principles (timing, weight, etc.)
    • Experience working with and editing mocap data.
    • Ability to create and iterate key-frame animation.
    • Strong staging and block-out skills, with a good eye for character posing.
    • Collaborating with other disciplines such as environment, character etc.
    • Ability to work to a schedule.
    • At least 3 years of experience as an animator.
    • Creating believable key-framed performances for both humans and creatures.
    • Detailed knowledge of the workflows and methods involved in animating game characters, vehicles and objects.
    • A strong portfolio of work which demonstrates the ability to create high-quality animations.

    Technical Skills/Knowledge

    • Maya
    • Motion Builder
    • Knowledge of the principles of key-frame and motion capture technology
    • Experience of character rigs and facial animation solutions a plus
    • Experience working on mobile titles


    • Experience in game production
    • Interest in games,new technologies
    • Experience in working with outsource agencies and creating rich media content
    • Experience in Unity

Competitive Salary

Job Type

  • Maya
  • Motion Builder
  • Rigging
Come join us

Benefits of working here

  • Extremely competitive bonus scheme
  • Flexible working hours
  • Core hours attendance (10am-4pm)
  • Staff social outings
  • Pension or Gym membership available
  • Generous holiday allowance
  • Industry leading software including Unity, 3DS Max and Maya
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