2D Animator

Job Details

The position

We are seeking a talented and enthusiastic 2D Animator to join our dynamic team at a leading slot online game studio. The ideal candidate will bring characters and scenes to life, contributing to the development of engaging and visually stunning slot games. This role demands creativity, a keen eye for detail, and a passion for creating fluid, captivating animations that enhance gameplay and player experience.


Full time


The preferred work location for this position is on-site in Malta; however, remote work arrangements can also be considered for qualified candidates.




  • Design and animate high-quality 2D assets for slot games, including characters, backgrounds, and visual effects, using Spine 2D and other relevant software.

  • Apply advanced rigging techniques in Spine 2D to create smooth, realistic animations.

  • Utilize Photoshop and After Effects to craft and implement striking visual effects that elevate the game's aesthetic and engagement.

  • Demonstrate a profound understanding of animation principles, ensuring animations exhibit realistic timing, weight, and fluidity.

  • Collaborate closely with the design and development teams to integrate animations and visual effects seamlessly into game environments.

  • Adapt to various visual styles, maintaining consistency and quality across different game themes and assets.

  • Contribute innovative ideas for animations and visual effects that enhance gameplay and player immersion.

  • Maintain well-organized project files for efficient collaboration and file sharing within the team.

  • Ensure all animations and visual effects are optimized for performance without compromising quality.

  • Meet project deadlines, managing time effectively to deliver high-quality work within production schedules.


  • Minimum 2 years in 2D animation, with a portfolio showcasing slot game development or similar.

  • Possesses a great attitude, open to feedback, and passionate about game animation.

  • Able to work in a collaborative environment in an organized pipeline

  • Good written English for clear communication within a global team environment.l

Personal skills

  • A strong portfolio showcasing 2D animation skills, particularly within slot game development or related fields.

  • High proficiency in Spine 2D, including animation and rigging, with the ability to produce complex animations.

  • Proficient in using software packages like Photoshop and After Effects for creating and editing visual assets.

  • Solid foundation in character animation, as well as rigging and animating environments and props.

  • Excellent understanding of animation principles to create believable and appealing motion.

  • Experience in designing visual effects that complement gameplay and narrative.

  • Familiarity with the game development animation pipeline and the ability to work within its constraints.

  • Strong artistic skills, with an exceptional eye for detail and visual storytelling.

  • Outstanding communication and collaboration abilities, with a track record of working effectively in team environments.

  • Basic knowledge of image editing and drawing to perform on-the-fly adjustments and enhancements.

Join us in crafting the next generation of slot games, where your creativity and skills will directly impact player enjoyment and engagement. Apply now to become part of a team that values innovation, quality, and the art of 2D animation.

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