2D Animator (Budapest)

Play’n GO leads the global Gaming Entertainment industry with an unrivalled ability to play nice with others while supplying cutting-edge casino games and bespoke back-office solutions. Thanks to our ever-passionate creative and technical chops, we keep growing. Are you game?

We are looking for five (5 vacancies) 2D Animators to join our growing team in our Budapest, Hungary office


  • Work closely with artists, game designers and producers to understand the creative brief
  • Use technical software packages with confidence, such as Adobe (Animate CC, Photoshop CC, After Effects CC, Premier Pro CC)
  • Create animations and visual elements for the games in Animate CC environment. 
  • Follow the art guidelines, technical limitations, to prepare art elements in required format  
  • Help Art Directors and Game Designers to determine the visual style of the game
  • Support and guide other animators in the team
  • Provide animation mock-ups for planning and documentation 
  • Read the game design documents to be informed about the scope of the work 
  • Follow the game development, testing the product to make sure all the implementation is done as imagined 
  • Work with the Technical Artist to provide the most optimized format for the best in-game performance  

Our 2D Animator MUST have:

  • At least three (3) years of experience as an animator or related field
  • Knowledge of computer 2D animation techniques and motion design 
  • Knowledge of character animation and special effects 
  • High level of proficiency in Adobe Animate CC, After Effects and Photoshop
  • Great creativity and imagination
  • Able to work as part of the team and on own initiative  
  • Able to take responsibility for organizing work within the production schedule, managing files and meeting deadlines  
  • A strong desire for continuous learning
  • Good English communication skills

It would be a plus if you:

  • Have previously worked in game development
  • Have experience with 3D modelling and animations (Maya, Max, Blender etc.)  
  • Are proficient with 2D Spine
  • Knowledge of HTML and Mobile platforms  
  • Knowledge of other particle-based effect editors


Get in here. We need your mojo, your moxie and your beautiful mind. You were made to make a difference and you can do that here. You will be rewarded with challenges. You will thrive in secret and in collaboration. Together, we will amplify enthusiasm, add skillsets and exceed expectations. And quickly. This industry works fast. Are you game? Tell us about your superpowers. 

 Apply here: https://talenthub.playngo.com/ Please note that the position will remain open until the right candidate crushes it. 

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

Budapest, Hungary

Deák Ferenc utca 3-5
1052 Budapest Directions info@playngo.com View page

What's in it for you?

A strong package of benefits topped with our Play'n GO vibe. That's what we offer. We are aiming for nothing less than the very best in terms of Employee Experience. At Play'n GO, you can grow to excel.

  • Play'n GO family

    Even though Play’n GO has grown fast over the last few years we foster our family vibe. You’ll be part of a cool bunch of enthusiastic and friendly people from over 40 countries! Lovely different flavors sharing a common positive mindset. Yes, please bring your authentic self to work! And sure, every family has some issues. We take them on, solve things together and improve every day.

  • Work-life

    We believe in a healthy and good work/life balance with flexible ways of working (office, remote, hybrid) that provide you with the opportunity to solve your life puzzle. Because we know it's not always easy. You will find that same freedom and flexibility in our offices. Roam around, find the spot that fits your job and connect with anyone around.

  • Benefits and more

    We want to make sure you can perform at your best. Whether you’re working from home or at one of our fantastic offices around the world. You don’t have to worry about insurance, health benefits and so much more. We even throw in an extra ‘Birtholiday’ when that special day pops up. Need to pimp your home office? No problem, our Remote Work Benefit gives you the opportunity to make your virtual Play'n GO office stand out from the crowd.

  • Our TEQ values

    Trust, Energy, Quality. In that particular order . We want to be the best entertainment supplier in the world. A pretty big ambition and these 3 values are the cornerstones of that common goal. We trust each other. We love what we do and we put in the energy to push things forward. Always aiming for the highest possible quality. We hire the best and you can be part of our winning team.

  • Expand your skill set

    It's rewarding to improve your game. We provide you with the opportunity to grow professionally and personally. We are tech lovers. So you can be sure to lay your hands on the latest technologies. Taking responsibility to get better at what you do every day and staying at the forefront of our industry, in every aspect. Whatever your passion is. A yearly training budget is an extra push to grow. Will there be exciting and inspiring challenges along the way? You bet! Ready to move forward together?

  • Play it cool ;-)

    Hey, we are in the entertainment business. So there is definitely room for creativity and fun! Both in real life and virtually. Don't expect a typical corporate environment. We like to give things that special Play'n GO 'zing' and you can be part of that unique Play'n GO vibe! With regular social gatherings, celebrations and surprises that make a bright day even better.

  • Growth path

    New markets, more high quality games, an expanding team. Our track record has been quite stunning over the past years. In the last decade we've evolved from a start-up with 20 people to a strong - and awarded - player in the global iGaming business with almost 500 team members on board. We have the strong ambition to continue on this path and adapt if needed. We take legal compliance seriously. For our employees, our partners and customers.

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