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Principal Animator

  • Location: Guildford, UK
  • Salary/rate: £40,000 - £50,000+
  • Date posted: 07/10/18
  • Job reference: 6638
  • Permanent
This vacancy has now expired.

Would you like to work at the frontier of hardware, focusing exclusively on VR and Console titles?

Develop innovative motion and character animations, optimizing technology and creating highly perceptive VR gameplay!

Amiqus have partnered closely with this AAA develop for a significant addition to their Animation team - best known for their constant delivery of innovative titles, and a world-class team for games development.

The studio have shipped titles successfully using Unreal Engine 4, implementing Key Frame Animation into their gameplay - a high quality animator with an autonomous and stylistic flare will help usher in a new dawn of what's possible in VR.

Key Skills;

  • Appreciate art direction and implement creative motion solutions to complement;
  • Strong working knowledge of contemporary game engine technology - including Unreal Engine 4, or Unity;
  • Execute on motion capture data, pipelines and delivery of quality Animation;
  • Support Junior Animators, and work closely with the Principle Character Artist, Lead VFX Artist and Art Director; and
  • Be able to collaborate closely with developers, demonstrating varied 3D and 2D Animation.

If you have excellent command of Maya, and have shipped titles succesfully as Senior Animator, the studio will offer a generous package and career opportunities - pension scheme, childcare vouchers, a substantial share option scheme plus basic salary AND a fab culture and environment!

Click below to apply with a CV and Showreel - alternatively, get in touch to find out more