Technical Animator

ABOUT CLIENT

Our client is a product company in the computer games industry from Singapore. They aim to make a seamless and natural communication between humans and AIs with emotions possible.

JOB DESCRIPTION

Join a cutting-edge startup at the forefront of mixed reality and AI innovation. We're seeking a talented Animation Engineer to bring our mission to life. If you're passionate about pushing the boundaries of animation and excited to make an impact, we want to talk to you.
 
As an Animation Engineer specializing in emotional and facial animations, you'll be instrumental in crafting compelling and expressive characters for our interactive experiences. Your expertise in infusing subtle nuances into animations will be vital in immersing our audiences in captivating, emotionally rich narratives.
 
Key Responsibilities:
Lead the development of animation systems and features, including motion matching locomotion system, IK systems, and procedural animation
Collaborate closely with animators, character artists, AI engineers, and gameplay engineers to understand requirements and artistic direction, and bring creative visions to life
Utilize Unity to adapt existing systems and create new animation technology to meet project needs
Create high-quality emotional and facial animations that convey a broad spectrum of emotions, encapsulating intricate human expressions and reactions
Enhance lifelike character performances through the use of keyframe animations, ensuring seamless integration into our products
Work iteratively with animation and design teams to refine character performances based on feedback and playtesting results
Integrate emotional and facial animations seamlessly into interactive experiences and cinematic sequences in collaboration with gameplay and narrative teams
Stay updated on industry trends and advancements in emotional animation and facial expression technologies
Troubleshoot and resolve animation-related issues, optimizing animations for performance and visual fidelity across various platforms
Provide technical support and guidance to the animation team to maintain consistent quality and achieve project goals.

JOB REQUIREMENT

While meeting all of the requirements listed below is not necessary, we strongly encourage you to apply if you have:
Proficient knowledge of C#, object-oriented design, and a 3D math background
Proven track record as an animation engineer
Familiarity with multi-threading techniques and common optimization as they relate to animation
Experience in developing and enhancing animation systems within game engines
In-depth understanding of facial anatomy, expressions, and emotions, which allows you to produce realistic and impactful animations
Experience with facial capture technology and data processing methods
Familiarity with animation blending, state machines, and other animation systems frequently used in games
Previous involvement with or creation of a motion-matching system for game engines would be highly advantageous

WHAT'S ON OFFER

Established track record: Our team has a long-standing history of developing successful businesses.
Make an impact: You will have the opportunity to make a meaningful contribution to the future of our company, gaining valuable exposure and accountability.
Join a growing company: As an early employee, you will have a chance to grow and gain unique experiences as our company expands.
Meaningful and enjoyable work: Your efforts will positively impact millions of users, and you will find satisfaction and enjoyment in your role.
Competitive compensation: Our clients offer attractive remuneration packages.
Ownership opportunity: You will have the chance to own a part of what you help build and share in the company's success.
Equal opportunities in employment:
Our client is dedicated to providing an inclusive and diverse working environment and is committed to treating all employees and applicants with respect and fairness, irrespective of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, or any other protected characteristic.
Our client values the various perspectives and experiences that each individual brings, enhancing creativity and innovation within their team. Join them and be part of an organization that promotes equal employment opportunities for all.

CONTACT

PEGASI – IT Recruitment Consultancy | Email: recruit@pegasi.com.vn | Tel: +84 28 3622 8666
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Job Summary

Company Type:

Product Company

Technical Skills:

Artist

Location:

Ho Chi Minh - Viet Nam

Salary:

Negotiation

Job ID:

J01330

Status:

Active