Accessibility Links

Character Animator

  • Location: Leeds
  • Salary/rate: Up to £30,000
  • Date posted: 14/02/18
  • Job reference: 6380
  • Permanent
This vacancy has now expired.

Are you an experienced Animator with a passion for all things character based? Are you an expert at creating hyper realistic in-game character movements? Are you looking for an opportunity to expand your horizons and work across multiple platforms?

Amiqus have partnered with an exceptional developer, based in Leeds, in their search for a talented Character Animator to join their growing animation team. They have worked on some of the most beloved titles on the market and with some of the world’s top publishers so they have a fantastic games portfolio. They’re now working on several new and significant projects and you would play an integral part in bringing game characters to life!

You’ll need to be a motivated with an ability to adapt to a variety of animation styles and an enthusiasm for creating high quality keyframe animations for creatures and characters. 


A portfolio demonstrating in-game character movement (run/walk/jump cycles etc)
A minimum of 1 shipped console or PC title
Experience in developing third person platform games.
An ability to create animations of a high standard while maintaining visual and functional specifications for game mechanics.
Maya or 3DS Max 
Unity experience is highly desirable 


This is an exceptional opportunity to join one of THE up and coming developer in the UK, it’s the perfect role for either a talented junior or an experience animator looking for a fresh challenge. You’ll be part of a small but talented team so you’ll have a lot of creative control over your work and you’ll be rewarded with a vibrant and collaborative environment as well as a super competitive salary + benefits. 

Interested? Please send CVs and portfolios to 

Similar jobs
Senior Animator
Location: Leamington Spa
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000
Are you as passionate about Animation in Games, as you are entrepreneurial?Want to work in a close-knit start up that specialise in Animation for video games, forging relationships with AAA
Senior Animator
Location: Malta
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000
Want to Animate AAA games in growing studio with significant IP’s?A fun, vibrant studio with a positive development culture in Malta are making a significant hire in Animation;With a background in