Animation is one of the most important parts of a first person shooter. We need every gun to feel unique and powerful in the hands of the player, can you make a difference?
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We are looking for an experienced animator to join us on a new multiplayer shooter! As an animator at Bulkhead you will be working closely with our art director and game designers. You’ll be given the creative license to critique existing work as well as suggest directions that you think our game should take from an animation standpoint.

The team at Bulkhead are a small, tightly knit group of developers who strive to build impressive multiplayer games. 

As part of our 'big indie' team, you'll be working on varied tasks throughout the project. We look for flexible and versatile developers in every department. 


  • Animate weapons in our new multiplayer shooter
  • Animate characters in our new multiplayer shooter
  • Optimize animations to have a minimal performance impact on an array of platforms
  • Coherently pitch and deliver ideas for animation direction

Required Skills

  • 2+ years of Industry Experience
  • 1 Shipped game title
  • Ability to communicate with a multidisciplinary team
  • A strong desire to overcome difficult hurdles.
  • Experience with Unreal Engine 4

Preferred Skills

  • Ideally 2+ years of AAA industry experience.
  • Experience playing multiplayer shooters
  • Experience animating weaponry in first and third person

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!


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Perks & Benefits

Our teams of awesome people are what makes us, so have some treats on us!

  • Private Medical Insurance 💊

    All employees and their families qualify for a great private medical package.

  • Private Dental Insurance 🦷

    All employees receive dental cover as part of their medical insurance.

  • Flexible Working Hours ⌚

    We offer you freedom to allow work to fit in with your schedule and preferences.

  • Profit Share Scheme 💰

    You make the games so we share the profits! 10% of the project's profits are shared with those who are part of it!

  • Annual Holiday Increase 😎

    For every year you work with us, you gain an extra day of holiday! In addition to all public holidays, we even close for St George's day allowing you to enjoy England in the Spring.

  • Free drinks 🥤

    The fridges are constantly stocked high with refreshing drinks and we provide unlimited tea and coffee - help yourself!

  • High End Hardware and Three Monitors 🖥️

    We want our team to be comfortable at work. Every developer has three monitors and a high end PC.

  • Games and Pizza Nights 🍕

    Whether board games or video games, join us for free pizza, drinks and fun!

  • Discounted Gym Membership 🏋️‍♂️

    As part of your medical insurance, you receive a 20% discount at Nuffield Health gyms. Luckily there is one next to the office! New year, new you!

Workplace & Culture


Bulkhead Interactive is an innovative, supportive and rewarding place to call pastures new. A place in which collaboration, inclusion and a genuine casual atmosphere make for the fundamentals in which we pride ourselves. With a range of experience within our teams, from veterans to industry newcomers alike, Bulkhead Interactive looks to pave the way as we build on a fast paced, engaging environment. A multitude of social events with food and drink provided by us, out of hours meetups, a top of the range open plan office with brilliant amenities and health plan are amongst a list of growing benefits to help us embolden our in house culture as we, Bulkhead Interactive look forward into 2020 and beyond.


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