Two Brand New IPs - Stockholm Location - Working with Industry Veterans

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13 days ago

Skillsearch has an exciting opportunity for an experienced and collaborative gameplay artist to join a games studio in Stockholm. This full-time Animator role offers a salary of €55k and a great benefits package.  

In this gameplay animator role, you will be working with industry veterans on two new IPs. Your animations will be key in showcasing characters, creatures and the visual narrative of the game. 

In your first week in this gameplay animator role, you can expect to: 

  • Produce a rich variety of animations ranging from crushing melee attacks and memorable spells to creeping beasts and elegant summons 
  • Work closely with the animation team and cross-disciplinary 
  • Play a vital role in making sure the game looks and feels awesome to play. 

To succeed in this role, you will need professional experience in the video games industry or other relevant industries together with experience working with similar games or genres (MOBA, MMORPG, ARPG) and being able to identify what makes them awesome. You will also require the following: 

  • Experience working with keyframe animation in Maya 
  • Rigging experience and animation set-up in Unreal 
  • An ability to balance a birds eye view with an eye for detail 
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills. 

In return for your collaborative approach and commitment, you will receive a generous benefits package, including a salary of €55,000 per year. 

Please get in touch with Jake from Skillsearch today at to apply for this full-time Animator position in Stockholm. We're looking forward to meeting you. 

Here at Skillsearch, we're a recruitment company. In the simplest form, this means we place people at new companies - but it's so much more than that. For the past 30 years, we've been busy helping people (like you) with sought after skills find jobs in the Games, Interactive and Enterprise Systems industries all around the globe. Our company comprises a team of dedicated consultants that work across various niche technologies, including Games, Virtual Reality, AR and XR, Workday, Oracle, Peoplesoft, and eCommerce. We are always exploring other cutting-edge markets. Follow us to see a few of the jobs we're working on, find out which events you can see us at, and keep up with news in the technology, gaming and interactive world. Welcome to Skillsearch! 

Years of experience and salary levels are shown purely as a guide. We will only consider applications from candidates that can demonstrate the skills or experience required for the role.

Please be aware that while we would love to respond to every application we receive, due to high numbers we cannot guarantee this. We do however appreciate any time you invest into the application and will make sure to get in touch should anything in future more closely fit your skillset.

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Jake Catterall

Game Animation & Marketing Consultant

Jake is a key part of our ever growing game animation & marketing recruitment team, and we know he’ll nurture you in your job search just as he’s used to nurturing his many plants! Despite his deep seated fear of jellyfish, you can find Jake swimming in the Brighton sea in his spare time, in an effort to conquer his phobia... Looking for a new role in animation/marketing or a new swimming partner?! Get in touch with Jake today!

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