Senior Animator

Procedural Generation - Machine Learning - Brand New IP

Employment Type
Salary on application

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

As a Senior Animator, you will bring characters to life and take ownership over the pipeline, working practices and integration alongside technical animators and riggers.

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

  • Work on a broad variety of characters
  • Drive the development of creative ideas to enhance player feedback in conjunction with our FX artists, gameplay engineers and system designers
  • Take care of how the game plays as we feel it's everyone’s responsibility

To apply for this Senior Animator role, you will need to be highly motivated to work with new and emerging technologies. You will also require the following:

  • Over 5 years of game industry animation experience
  • Excellent knowledge of human and animal anatomy and motion
  • Knowledge of MotionBuilder with strong knowledge of Maya or 3DS Max
  • Up-to-date knowledge of trends in art production methodologies and tools
  • Excellent communication skills in verbal and written English

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 full time Senior Animator job in Amsterdam, please contact Eleanor at today.

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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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