Division: id Software | Department: Programming | Location: Richardson , TX, US
id Software is looking for a Senior Animation Systems Programmer to join our Core Technology group and in making AAA games.
- Work side-by-side with Technical Artists, Animators, and Gameplay Engineers.
- Own the animation pipeline from concept to realization.
- Create and implement technology and techniques that provide a leading edge animation experience.
Expert level knowledge of real-time animation systems
Extensive experience with one or more real-time animation middleware (eg: Havok Animation, Granny, HumanIK, Morpheme) or equivalent custom/in-house solutions
Experience developing or working with animation blend graphs, real-time IK, animation compression, and/or advanced animation memory management (streaming)
Enjoys working daily with animators and technical arts to help craft solutions to complex problems
5 + years game industry software development experience
Prior experience acting as an owner of animation systems
Experience with any flavor of idTech
Experience developing for multiple platforms (OSX, Windows, PS4, XBox One)
Experience with animation systems in network games
Generalist experience or prior experience in other core areas of game development, such as AI or gameplay programming
Passion for developing and playing games
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