Sorry! This job has been filled, so can no longer accept applications.

Animation System Programmer – – AAA Game Studio – North West UK

Location: Liverpool, United Kingdom Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #24757 Posted: 7 months ago

Project: AAA Game Studio


OPM have partnered with a major AAA Games Developer with studios in both Europe and North America. The most recent expansion of the group now boasts a studio in the North of the UK.

They are known for the high quality of their programming team and as such you would be working with some of the very best in the industry.

OPM’s client is looking for a talented Animation System Programmer to join development on their upcoming title.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Strong knowledge of game animation systems including layering, masking, state machines, locomotion, facial animations, blending, and parameterization.
  • Professional experience working with IK, ragdolls, and other procedural techniques.
  • Fluent with linear algebra.
  • Strong ability to write readable, robust and performant code using C/C++.
  • Strong eye for good animation.
  • Superb communications skills.

RESPONSIBLITIES:

  • You will build and maintain tools and runtime systems required to realise the vision for animation on the project.
  • You will come up with creative solutions to efficiently be able to achieve the desired quality.
  • You will also be architecting the interfaces between the animation system and for example AI. You will also use and extend existing systems when possible, build new tools and features when needed.
  • You will assist animators in translating game design into technical animation design, help and educate game programmers working with animation related features and aid technical animators in implementing animations into the game.
  • You will join the other engineers in developing and maintaining their proprietary Engine.

DESIRED SKILLS (good to have):

  • Experience in networking animated characters.
  • Experience with motion synthesis/generation.
  • Experience with machine learning for animation.
  • Experience working with game physics.
  • Experience of profiling and optimisation.

Interested in finding out more about the studio and project? Apply now or call me directly today on +44 (0) 1206 214418

Tagged as: AAA, Animation Programming, C

Tags: AAA , Animation Programming , C Categories: Programming , Technical

mm

Shane Quirke

See Shane's jobs

Mental Health Awareness Month 2022 – Resources for the Games Industry

Every year, millions of people around the world observe May as Mental Health Awareness Month. During this time, people help…

Read more

OPMjobs Partners with Into Games for the IG50 Initiative

OPMjobs has partnered with Into Games to showcase 50 talented individuals looking to make a name for themselves in the…

Read more

What is the Role of a Computer Games Tester?

For anyone who has passion for gaming, a role as a Computer Games Tester could be the perfect match. It’s…

Read more

Copyright © 2022 OPMjobs Ltd. 408 Wellington House, 90-92 Butt Rd, Colchester, CO3 3DA, United Kingdom