Senior Animation Programmer

Senior Animation Programmer Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Senior Animation Programmer to join our team.


  • Coaching/Mentoring junior members of the team;
  • Optimising the animation development processes and runtime game performance;
  • Identify potential risks & solve problems through the application of sound software engineering principles;
  • Championing quality in the development process;
  • Design & implement cutting-edge character animation functionality for external AAA clients;
  • Working with the animation department to deliver the animations that each game needs;
  • Expanding and improving animation technology within the COBRA engine and supporting tools;
  • Continuously work to minimise technical & maintenance issues;
  • Design and development of animation systems.


  • Experience of developing for multiplayer games;
  • Excellent C++ programming skills;
  • Strong technical insight & analysis skills;
  • Knowledge of Unreal and other proprietary engines;
  • Able to verbalise conceptual thoughts;
  • Console experience;
  • Excellent problem solving, debugging and optimisation skills.