2D Animator

About Slotmill

Slotmill was founded in 2019 and is a game studio with an articulated focus on developing unique- and innovative slot games of the highest quality. Our client list is growing rapidly and includes well over 600 online casinos around the world. The team at Slotmill share a passion for online gaming and combined we have over 200 years industry experience! Development is done using the latest technology and bespoke processes and frameworks which enable us to produce AAA-class games at record speed.

About this role
As 2D Animator you will be designing and creating the dynamics of the games, flows and animation effects supporting the gameplay and creating an exceptional user experience.  Thanks to bespoke frameworks the role has a high degree of autonomy and each game development project is just under 10 weeks. You will be part of a team comprising of you, an Animator and a Programmer that will work in close collaboration with the Product Owner to create the game and player experience.

Key Responsibilities

  • Create animations and visual effects using Spine 2D and Adobe After Effects environment to optimize the end-user experience.
  • You will be part of a game development team comprising of a 2D Artist and a Programmer.
  • Add dynamic elements and visual effects to static graphic assets.
  • Use technical software packages with confidence, such as Adobe products (Photoshop, After Effects).
  • Follow the art guidelines, technical limitation and preparing the art elements in the required format.
  • Work with the team and the Product Owner to determine the visual style of each game.


  • Proficient in English
  • Minimum 3 years industry or related experience.
  • High level of proficiency in Spine (animation, rigging) and After Effects.
  • Knowledge of digital 2D animation techniques and visual effects.
  • Designing resource-lean animations of high quality yet optimized for mobile devices.
  • Experience in particle-based effect editors (e.g. Red Giant Trapcode Particular or similar).
  • Knowledge in animation processes from idea, storyboarding to final polishing.
  • 3D knowledge and a broad skillset is a merit.
  • Strong drive for meeting and exceeding targets.
  • Curious mindset and great attention to detail.

What We Offer

  • A positive, caring and inclusive culture where we want you to be yourself.
  • A dynamic, fast-paced, and innovative environment where your passion and expertise will be valued and respected.
  • A flat organization, friendly colleagues, and fast decision-making.
  • An environment where we start small and learn fast to do big things.
  • A team that cares about sharing, collaborative work, and prestige-lessness.
  • … and you will be part of a growing team of fun and highly skilled people.

Join us in shaping the future of iGaming by delivering exceptional gaming experiences to players worldwide.

If you are interested in the role, send your application and CV/LinkedIn profile marked “2D Animator” to; hr@slotmill.com.



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