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Animation Programmer

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Keywords Studios (Studio Gobo)

Studio Gobo

Studio Gobo is an established AAA games studio, part of the Keywords family. Our team has worked on multiple world class projects for companies such as Guerrilla Games, Arkane, Warner Bros, Ubisoft, Disney and Tencent. Projects include Redfall, Hogwarts Legacy, For Honor, Marvel Super Heroes: Guardians of the Galaxy and Star Wars: Rise Against the Empire playsets for Disney Infinity 3.0.

We are looking for an ambitious and self-motivated Animation Programmer to join us working on an AAA franchise. We welcome applicants of all experience levels to apply.

Studio Gobo is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. We offer you a comprehensive benefits package and an award-winning environment to work in, rating 4.7 out of 5 stars for employee satisfaction on glassdoor.com!

An Animation Programmer at Studio Gobo…

Designs, develops, implements, documents and tests systems and game code.
Has expert knowledge of modern animation programming technicians such as blend graphs, real-time IK solutions, animation compression and motion matching.
Works with animators, riggers and other team members in pursuit of quality.
Helps to develop and implement technical design specifications.
Tests and refines gameplay features throughout the development cycle of the project.
Participates in team-based code reviews to help raise code quality.

Things we’d love to see from you:

A thorough understanding of animation pipelines used in modern game engines such as Unreal and Maya.
Proficiency in C++.
Passion for driving overall animation quality of the studio forwards.
A few years’ experience working in the video games industry.
Used Unreal Engine professionally.
Worked in an Agile development environment.
Knowledge of industry standard development tools: source control, asset pipelines, issue tracking.
Used continuous integration and build automation at work.
Experience with low level optimisation, shader programming, physics, or mathematics.