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Lead Animator

  • Location: Barcelona
  • Salary/rate: €DoE + Relocation Assistance
  • Date posted: 28/02/20
  • Job reference: 7668
  • Permanent

A Barcelona based Games studio are currently looking to expand their Animation team, who are aiming to create the best-in-class experiences that last forever in players memories.

The studio is looking for a Lead Animator to collaborate with the Art Director, creating realistic animations, whilst managing a small internal team and external outsource studios. 

As the Lead Animator you will work closely with defining the vision to the title. You will create high quality animations that fulfil the AAA quality the studio is looking to achieve. You will also work closely with Narrative Designers to make sure the animation flows with the story, combat and action sequences.

The ideal candidate will be passionate about all fields of Animation and will think of the player experience. 

There is a competitive salary on offer, including exclusive studio benefits, relocation assistance and the chance to work in an amazing city centre location. 


  • At least 4 years’ experience in Animation for games 
  • Experience with Maya (preferred) or equivalent 3D software
  • Good skills in animating human figures as well as non-humanoid characters 
  • Both Mocap and Keyframe animation experience 
  • A showreel / portfolio demonstrating your experience 
  • Cut scene or camera animation experience is a plus
  • Experience with Unreal 4 is a plus 
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