Senior Technical 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 Amsterdam? Our client is looking for a Senior Technical Animator, and the role comes with an attractive salary and benefits package.

As a flexible Senior Technical Animator, you will make the characters the best they can be by developing great tools, and rigs, solving hard problems and making things run smoothly.

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

  • Create high-fidelity animation rigs for high-fidelity in-game characters
  • Work with procedural systems for animation rigs and animations
  • Help ensure that art and animation quality remains uncompromised by the limitations of technical processes
  • Take care of how the game plays

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

  • Experience with Python/MEL, State Machines, and Blend Shapes
  • Experience with player-focused characters customization interfaces and Maya/Max
  • Up-to-date knowledge of trends in art production methodologies and tools
  • Excellent communication skills in verbal and written English

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

Please reach out to Eleanor at today to apply and register your interest for this full time Senior Technical Animator position in Amsterdam.

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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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