big planet recruitment

Current Vacancies in Artwork & Animation

Senior Animator Fixed-term Contract - UK North


Our client is a multi-award winning studio that has excelled cross-platform, in many genres of games for all age groups, maintaining a consistently high meta-critic rating. To sustain their steady expansion they have several fantastic opportunities for highly creative Senior Animators to join their teams working on large, genre-defining AAA console titles.

You must have a wealth of AAA console experience and impressive track record in animation, and most importantly a body of work demonstrating your highly creative approach and ability to produce polished animation that is world class.

The roles will involve both in game and cut-scene animation. Some mo-cap may be involved so experience of this is desired but not essential. Experience using Unreal and Maya is an advantage.

They have several temporary roles for 3-6 months initially, with the potential to progress to permanent.

We Offer

Competitive salary and benefits in an established studio with many new titles currently in development

A working environment that is relaxed yet rewarding

The opportunity to palpably contribute to the artistic direction of the titles

The office is located in a vibrant, northern British city with good transport links

Please forward CV’s in .doc or .docx format, portfolio and showreel links to Adan Hill, Recruitment Consultant - (ref #196)

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