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Senior Animator – London (UK) – Permanent Contract – MMO RPG

OPM Response
Employer OPM Response
Category Animation
Salary DOE
Location UK - London

Projects:                MMO RPG


This notable European Games Developer is currently building a team in London to lead development on a new and highly ambitious MMO RPG. They are looking to add to their small, tight-knit team, capable of delivering big ideas through experience, smart process, and world-class tools.


As their Senior Animator you will be responsible for defining and driving the quality of all animations across the game.



Extensive experience in AAA game development and at least 1 commercially released title in a senior role.
Excellent knowledge of 3D Animation creation software, 3DS Max, Maya, MotionBuilder etc.
Excellent knowledge of industry standard animation pipelines and workflows, asset exporting and implementation within the game engine.
Experience of working with Unreal Engine 4 desirable
A passion for AAA video games, ideally MMOs, MOBAs and RPGs.
Experience managing and mentoring other animators.
Experience with the creation of Rigs and Skinning of Characters desirable.
Experience with Motion capture shoots, and the management of the returned capture data.
Knowledge of Mel, Maxscript or python scripting would be advantageous


Collaborate with the teams Art and Design Leads to help develop and deliver a strong animation style for a new IP.
Collaborate and define the animation schedule.
Work with Tech Artists and Programming team to implement animations into the game engine.
Ensure all animations are delivered against agreed technical specifications and quality bars.
Demonstrate strong hand keyframe skills to ensure all animations are in line with the games art style.
Maintain a consistently high level of quality from the animation team throughout the production cycle and timely delivery of assets.


Interested in finding out more about the studio, project and benefits of working at this studio? Apply now or call me directly today on +44 (0) 1206 214425!



Salary and benefits will be discussed at interview with the company and are individually negotiated by OPM.