Senior 3D Animator

VR Remake of Classic FPS - Built in UE5 - Great Location

Employment Type
Salary on application

Do you have game industry experience, and are seeking a new job in Amsterdam? Our client is looking for a Senior 3D Animator, and the role comes with an attractive salary and benefits package. 

Using the Unreal Engine, you will be responsible for breathing life and believability into our interactive worlds; from objects, props and environmental flourishes, all the way through to a wide variety of humans, quadrupeds, and everything in-between! 

In your first few weeks in this Senior 3D Animator role, you can expect to: 

  • Create convincing creature, character and object animations 
  • Work with the game designers to implement the animations into the game engine 
  • Set the animation style and help improve the pipeline 
  • Mentor less experienced animators to improve their artistic and technical output 

To apply for this Senior 3D Animator role, you will need an excellent understanding of human and animal body mechanics and an excellent eye for core animation principles. You will also require the following: 

  • Knowledge of both hand keyed and motion captured animation 
  • Advanced knowledge of animation within a game engine and knowledge of game engine implementation (Unreal Engine 4 preferred) 
  • Advanced rigging and skinning knowledge 

You will receive an excellent salary and benefits package for your knowledge, expertise and flexibility. 

To apply for this full-time Senior 3D Animator job in Amsterdam, please contact Sam from Skillsearch today at 


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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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