Technical Animator

We are Scattershot – and we hope you will be one of us too!

Scattershot is a team of veterans from the gaming and esports industries hard at work to create our first great multiplayer FPS title. Our team is located globally – in Canada, Denmark, Switzerland, Spain, Finland, Brazil, the UK and Georgia. We are looking to add an experienced Technical Animator who is passionate about shaping the project.

At Scattershot we are equally passionate about building a great environment where people can grow, develop and work in a sustainable model. We offer 5 weeks of annual vacation and have built our company around remote-first principles.

About the job

As Technical Animator, you will be responsible for the animation pipeline from end to end. You will create the rigs, systems and animations that will breathe life and personality into stunning 3D models.

What you will build with us

  • Develop animation systems in conjunction with gameplay
  • Rig characters and weapons for both first and third person use
  • Create detailed animations for characters and weapons
  • Communicate with all team members to help drive the game forward


  • 3+ years of working in the games industry
  • Proven ability to build out animation systems that can flex to the game’s needs
  • Experience rigging characters and props for animation
  • A strong portfolio of animation showing a variety of animation styles
  • Experience working on games with a strong modding community


  • Experience in creating 3D art
  • Experience in FPS design


Take part in defining the future of multiplayer games

We are excited to set out on a path to create a fun and inclusive multiplayer game that rewards camaraderie, teamwork, a strong tactical mind and is accessible for all, and here, you own that path just as much as we do. We have equal respect for the legends of the genre as we have a desire to innovate. We promise you fun challenges that will put your skills to work

5 weeks of vacation

We understand that a sustainable life includes time spent away from the computer. Therefore, we take great pride in tuning out through 5 weeks of vacation in addition to public holidays (relevant for your country of residence).

Build strong player and creator focused communities

You will help develop our goal of using cutting edge technology to empower and reward communities around our projects with interests ranging from casual play to esports and even to creators and modding.

Sustainable and flexible work life

We set out to create Scattershot to both create great products and a great company where great people can be at their best and enjoy working. Therefore, we celebrate output and good planning, not how many hours you’ve worked. We value individuals and embrace diversity, allowing people flexibility around our shared heartbeat.

Remote working from start

We were founded on a remote working model, and our team is located in Canada, Denmark, Switzerland, Spain, Finland, Brazil, the UK and Georgia. You decide your working location, and we will ensure you have tools such as high-speed internet to make it happen. With us, you might work remote, but you won’t feel all alone – we emphasize social, remote initiatives in the team and beyond.

Employee stock option plan

Only together we build a strong culture and great games. That’s why each employee is entitled to participate in our stock option programme. You will be granted a stock options package based on your function/experience and annual salary.

Need more information?

We hope you got all your questions answered and feel confident applying, however if you have more questions regarding the position, please contact:

Nikolaj Nyholm, CEO, [email protected]