Senior Animator - AAA Studio

Job Title: Senior Animator - AAA Studio
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Start Date: 2017-02-28
Reference: SA010217
Contact Name: Henry Exelby
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 16, 2017 12:32

Job Description

I am on the lookout for a Senior Animator to work at a top studio in the heart of Manchester on some of the most exciting new future tech projects. 

As a senior animator you will have strong animation skills, ability to implement animation procedures with key framing for ingame assets. You will join a team of highly skilled, passionate individuals, who are working on one of the biggest AAA games for 2017.

Key Responsibilities



  • Work with the Animation Lead on implementing animations within the game engine.
  • Key frame animation sequences ingame.
  • Ensure completion on schedule of animation commitments at the desired quality bar.
  • Work within high performance teams with other designers, programmers and producers.

Required Experience & Qualifications




  • 4+ years experience
  • Shipped large titles
  • Ability to create fluid, smooth and realistic animations
  • Expert knowledge of Maya or other equivalent software
  • Experience with next generation AAA game engines
  • Expert in time management, verbal and written communication skills
  • Understanding of effective asset creation and optimization

The studio is currently working on one of the most exciting AAA projects for 2017 with generous holiday allowances along with several bonus schemes and highly incentive packages, this is a world class studio.

The role is urgent, so don't delay in applying. Get in touch with me at