Animation Programmer

Location New York
Employment type Fulltime
Region / State / Province New York
Offer description Would you like to work with a team that consistently ships innovative and over-the-top action games? Would you like to be the person engaged in development of our products in New York City? If you answered yes to any of those questions, we would like to talk to you about joining our team here at People Can Fly.

We are looking for an Animation Programmer to join our team and work on our latest announced project "Outriders". Candidate will be responsible for tackling into the challenges related to animations, including the way characters dynamically look on screen, responsiveness, making tools to ease out the process of making and using animations for the whole game, maintaining, developing and improving our current tools and systems. Optimizing animations for all platforms.

  • Strong C++ knowledge
  • Minimum 3 years of software engineering experience
  • Knowledge in software design patterns and ability to design maintainable, extendable and well optimized codes
  • Strong math skills, specifically good knowledge in linear algebra
  • Interested in game animation and passion for real time animation topics
  • Skills in implementing project's animation requirements, maintain, design and improve existing animation systems
  • Good communication skills
  • Fluent in English


  • UE4 knowledge
  • Shipped-title experience
  • BS (or higher) in computer science or similar discipline (Physics, Math, etc)
  • Experience with any kind of animation systems like, UE4 animation system, Unity Mecanim, Morpheme,
  • Havok animation, Emotion FX or any other in-house animation system
  • Skills in using DCC tools like 3DSmax, Maya, Motion Builder is a plus
  • Passion for games
WHAT WE OFFER People Can Fly New York offers a comprehensive range of benefits for all full-time employees including 100% company paid Medical, Dental, and Vision plans, company paid holidays and an attractive paid time off policy which includes 4 weeks of vacation. In addition, we offer Relocation Assistance, Short and Long Term Disability, Life Insurance, Pet Insurance, Flexible Savings Account Programs, Commuter Tax benefits and discounted gym memberships to keep our staff healthy and happy. People Can Fly New York is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Last modified Friday, April 24, 2020