At Guerrilla Games, we are dedicated to pushing the boundaries of gaming through innovation in animation. We believe in creating immersive, engaging experiences that captivate players worldwide. As part of our ambitious Gameplay Animation team, you will work alongside industry leaders to set new standards for gameplay animation.

What you will do

  • Lead a talented team of animators in the creation and implementation of character and creature animations within our games.
  • Supervise the animation production pipeline from concept to final in-game integration, ensuring all animated content upholds our high standards for quality and innovation.
  • Collaborate closely with the Gameplay Animation Manager and Studio Animation Director to support and cultivate an environment that fosters growth and excellence within the team.
  • Engage with the animation, as well as other department leads, to ensure a cohesive vision and execution across all aspects of game development.
  • Utilize cutting-edge tools and production methodologies to enhance team efficiency and output.
  • Champion the continuous improvement of our animation processes and systems, driving technical and artistic advancements.

Who You Are

  • An experienced leader in gameplay animation, with a strong emphasis on stylized keyframe animation and a proven ability to deliver exaggerated character animations.
  • Proficient in managing creative teams and projects, demonstrating a knack for mentoring and inspiring animators to achieve their best work.
  • Highly skilled in the nuances of character motion and animation principles, adeptly weaving these skills with game design requirements and technical constraints to enhance gameplay depth and ensure seamless visual execution within the game’s overarching vision.
  • Committed to innovation and excellence, with a thorough understanding of current and emerging animation technologies.
  • Excellent at communication and collaboration, capable of articulating vision and standards to both technical and creative teams.

Join us at Guerrilla Games, and help us continue to redefine what is possible in the world of gameplay animation. Together, we will craft extraordinary gaming experiences that thrill and inspire players around the globe.


If you are up for the challenge, hit the “apply now” button to submit your application to us. Be sure to submit your CV, motivation letter, and link to your reel or portfolio that shows your best and most recent work.

Please note: This position is based in our studio in the heart of Amsterdam. Guerrilla offers relocation and immigration support.


At Guerrilla, we believe that our team’s varied backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives help us create games that resonate with a diverse audience.

As an equal opportunities employer, we strive to create an inclusive environment, empower employees and embrace diversity.

We encourage everyone to respond as we consider all candidates on the basis of their merit, unique strengths, and perspectives they will bring to the role.

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