Position Description

Animation Engineer
Location Visual Concepts (Novato, CA)
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Who We Are:

Visual Concepts is one of the world’s top game development studios with a flat, entrepreneurial, and non-corporate work environment. We have a proven track record having shipped over 100 multi-SKU titles to great critical acclaim.

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Our studios in Novato, CA; Agoura Hills, CA; Orange County, CA; Budapest, Hungary; Shanghai, China; and Seoul, South Korea, are committed to gaming and technical innovation and offer top candidates the opportunity to learn and grow with some of the smartest and most creative minds in the industry.


What We Need:

We are seeking an Animation Engineer to be a key contributor on the development of our core animation technologies.

Who We Think Will Be A Great Fit:

  • Knowledge of all things Animation: inverse kinematics, forward kinematics, rigging, collision dynamics, motion capture
  • Fluent in C++
  • Superb physics, 3D math, and algebra skills
  • Able to write clean, bug-free, well-documented, and efficient code
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science or related field
  • Interest in research and development of animation technologies