Senior 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 AAA 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.
RESPONSIBILITIES We are looking for a Senior Animation Programmer to join our team and work on an unannounced new project. The Senior Animation Programmer will be responsible for tackling challenges related to animation systems and pipelines, including the way characters dynamically look on-screen, input responsiveness, making tools to ease the process of making and implementing animations, and maintaining, developing and improving our current tools and systems as well as optimizing animations for all platforms.
QUALIFICATIONS
  • Strong C++ knowledge
  • Minimum 6 years of software engineering experience
  • At least one shipped AAA title developed and delivered from start to finish
  • Knowledge in software design patterns and the ability to design maintainable, extendable and well optimized code
  • Strong math skills, specifically good knowledge in linear algebra
  • Expert knowledge in implementing animation requirements as well as maintaining, designing and
  • improving existing animation systems
  • Strong communication skills and team focus

PREFERENCE TO APPLICANTS WITH

  • UE4 knowledge
  • Shipped-title experience
  • 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 Thursday, February 20, 2020