Lead Animation Programmer

AAA Studio - Working on a Brand-New IP - Online Multiplayer Game

City of London
Job Type
Salary on application
22 days ago

Skillsearch has an exciting opportunity for a skilled and collaborative Lead Animation Programmer to join our client's inclusive and welcoming team. This full-time Lead Animation Programming role is based in London and offers a favourable salary and benefits. 

As a Lead Animation Programmer, you will be responsible for the technical aspects of crafting the animation systems throughout all areas of the game. You will work together with multiple disciplines within our team, including animators, technical animators and designers, to advise and support the implementation of animation features. 

In your first few weeks in this Lead Animation Developer role, you can expect to: 

  • Ensure delivery of high-quality animation systems by the team 
  • Plan the work of the team including external dependencies with minimal input 
  • Define the technical direction and develop innovative solutions for difficult animation problems 
  • Lead the Animation Engine team and communicate clearly with other team members 
  • Help educate and support other teams to use animation systems accurately and efficiently 

To apply for this Lead Animation Programmer role, you will need to be comfortable working across various teams and mentoring staff. You will also require the following: 

  • Good C++ programming and debugging skills 
  • Proficiency in 3D maths 
  • Expert knowledge of computer game animation systems 
  • The ability to read and quickly understand complex code 

In return for your dedication, collaboration and commitment, you will receive a generous salary and benefits package and join a welcoming and inclusive culture. 

To apply for this full-time Lead Animation Programmer job in London, please contact Alfie from Skillsearch at aab@skillsearch.com today. Please refer any friends or colleagues for this role or direct them to our Careers page on our website. 

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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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