Renowned AAA console developer with a steep history in creating great IP and franchises are looking to hire a Senior Technical Animator for an initial 12 month period. Requirements • Some AAA games experience at Standard or Senior level as a Technical Animator or Pipeline TD (not pure Animators/Riggers) • Must have excellent Maya knowledge • Must have experience writing complete tools with Python • Proven experience researching, designing and writing Character/Animation pipelines (e.g. character/animation exporters, fbx, facial, cloth, level of detail, deformation work), plugins for Maya, or Asset Management pipelines (asset tracking across applications/version control). SQL Database work is bonus • If from VFX industry, experience as a Pipeline TD or generalist in Technical Animation/Character subjects is required. • Some experience working in C++ or C# • Have worked on 2 or more games (AAA preferred) • Ability to work with and across large teams.