Animation Systems Engineer

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Programming and Development
Arkane Studios
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Animation Systems Engineer

Division: Arkane Studios - Texas | Department: Programming | Location: Austin , TX, US

Arkane Studios is looking for an Animation Systems Engineer to join our team in developing AAA games for PC and console systems. The ideal candidate will have expert knowledge and experience in the design of animation systems, pipelines and associated features as well as be a self-motivated, energetic team player with a healthy work ethic and cooperative attitude.


  • Collaborate with technical artists, animators and gameplay engineers to develop an animation pipeline and any associated systems
  • Conceive, develop and maintain animation blend graphs with the animation team to support gameplay requirements
  • Identify and implement platform-specific optimizations
  • Work on other game systems and features as required



  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, or equivalent experience
  • At least five years’ experience programming games
  • Substantial work with animation systems on at least one shipped AAA game title
  • Experience developing and working with animation blend graphs, real-time IK, and animation compression
  • Experience with animation systems
  • Experience with real-time concurrent systems is a plus
  • Excellent C++ language and design skills
  • Able to write clear, correct code that is portable and maintainable
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills


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