Senior Animation Programmer

Remote from Within the UK - One of the UK's Most Successful Studios - Indie AAA projects

Job Type
Salary on application
8 days ago

Are you an experienced and passionate Engine Programmer, seeking a new remote role in the UK? Our client is seeking a Senior Animation Programmer to join their In-house engine Tech Team, and the role comes with an attractive salary and benefits package. 

Our client's Tech team are a team of highly skilled and experienced programmers who develop our in-house engine, asura, with innovative technology. You’ll work on developing core systems and features within the engine to help our games come to life! 

In your first few weeks in this Senior Animation Programmer role, you can expect to: 

  • Develop and implement animation code for our in-house engine 
  • Maintain and develop features within our animation systems 
  • Collaborate with content creators to write some of those tools and features 
  • Write and test larger classes and code with complex functionality 
  • Fix complex bugs in both familiar and unfamiliar code 

To apply, you will need knowledge of the internal workings of animation systems and proficiency in C++You will also require the following: 

  • Experience with IDE and debugging techniques 
  • Experience with numerical concepts such as underflow and FP precision 
  • Proficiency with Finite State Machines 
  • Competency with 3D geometry computation 

If you’re looking to make a positive impact and create change, possessing an inclusive and committed approach, you will be rewarded with an excellent salary and benefits package. 

To apply for this inclusive and collaborative remote full time Senior Animation Programmer job, please contact Ryan from Skillsearch today at 


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Ryan Templeman

Principal Game Development Consultant & Game Development Team Lead

Ryan leads our dev team, focusing on scouting out the best programmers in the industry! We think he’s working here mostly get his hands on new Lord of the Rings VR experiences as soon as they come out although, with his level of knowledge, maybe he should be helping make them instead!  He is one of the few people on the team that is a born and bred Brightonian. In fact he has never moved far - to the point where last time he moved, it was only 2 doors down from his old place!

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