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Infinity Ward
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Infinity Ward is seeking a Lead Gameplay Animator who will bring innovation and creativity to our character animation. We welcome a motivated and inspirational leader that is technically sound, who will work with team leaders to create unrivaled character animation for our upcoming titles.




  • Manage and Inspire a team of talented and experienced Animators
  • Work closely with the Animation Director to establish character motion and personality
  • Direct motion capture talent to achieve a sense of realism and authenticity signature to Infinity Ward games
  • Work closely with the AI Programmers and Designers to create animation state machines and blend trees to drive smooth and fluid animation flow
  • Create high quality realistic key-framed and motion capture animations, demonstrating a strong sense of posing, timing, and weight



  • 5+ years of professional experience
  • Strong passion for animation and video games
  • Proficiency in both realistic key frame and motion capture animation
  • Expert level skills in Maya
  • Experience authoring state machines and blendtrees
  • Must be extremely creative with a high level of craftsmanship
  • Possess the necessary skills to be self-directed and self-motivated
  • Detail oriented with a strong desire to contribute to a uniquely creative environment
  • Must have strong problem solving skills and enjoy coming up with new ideas
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills

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