Senior Animator - Warsaw, PL

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Posted 24 August 2022
Salary Negotiable
Job type Permanent
Contact NameJordan Langley

Job description

Senior Animator (Remote)

CI Games – Warsaw, PL

Aardvark Swift are looking for a Senior Animator to join CI Games. Founded in 2002, CI Games have been creating globally recognised titles for close to twenty years including the fan-celebrated Sniper Ghost Warrior franchise which has sold over 13 million copies worldwide, while their action RPG, Lords of the Fallen, recently surpassed the 3 million mark.

CI Games have operational studios in Warsaw, Barcelona, Bucharest, and the US. We’re working with their Warsaw studio to recruit a talented and dedicated Senior Animator to work on their sequel to Lords of The Fallen.

Your responsibilities will be…
  • Produce high quality animations which create thrilling, story-driven moments
  • Collaborate with the Rigging and Pipeline teams and add input on how to improve character setup, rigs, and tool functionality
  • Communicate with the Outsourcing team
  • Meet delivery deadlines under production constraints
  • Work closely with Supervisors and Pipeline department to develop tools and workflows associated with animation

The skills and experience you’ll bring to the role…
  • Thorough knowledge of Maya
  • Experience of Motion Capture cleaning and Keyframe Animation
  • Experience of creature and bipedal animation
  • Strong understanding of rigs, rigging set-ups and transferring data between tools
  • Superb critical thinking skills and comfortable taking the initiative and offering up ideas
  • Strong communication skills, comfortable receiving direction and constructive criticism
  • Concise presentation skills for dailies and reviews
  • Excellent aesthetic eye and able to anticipate potential problems
  • Able to manage time effectively and prioritise

A traditional animation or art background and a good knowledge of cinematic language and camera terminology would also be highly beneficial but not essential.

About you…
  • A strong passion to develop dark fantasy action-RPGs
  • A passion for animating realistic CG characters and assets
  • Exceptional attention to detail
  • Calm under pressure
  • Analytical, logical, and methodical in your approach
  • Organized, proactive and a self-starter
  • A positive, can-do attitude

CI Games offer a range of perks and benefits including a profit share program and medical insurance to name a couple.

To discuss this internationally remote role further, please contact Jordan Langley at