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Current Programming Vacancies

Animation Programmer – AAA Games Studio – Midland UK


Our client are a world leading games studio making 90%+Metacritic hits. Weare looking for an experienced animation specialist to joinour brand new open world action/shooter development team.  You will join the team and project at anearly stage, giving you the rare opportunity to shape the technology used to builda large-scale AAA title.

You will combine your detailed knowledge of animationtechnology, techniques and performance considerations on console platforms withfirst rate C++ and software architecture to become a key member of a newengineering team.

Working as part of this team, you will be responsible forthe implementation of animation systems and pipelines which empower animatorsto create world leading visuals for a cutting edge AAA title.


Experience of working on published console titles

Strong C++ and software architecture skills

Detailed knowledge of animation systems, techniques andperformance on console

Excellent communication skills

A passion for games

This is an exceptional opportunity to join a team and projectat an early stage, giving you the rare chance to shape the future of anexciting, large-scale AAA title from the outset.  It will provide exciting new challenges forany experienced developer looking to further their career and create worldclass games.

CV to ash@big-planet.bizto apply

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