Programming Vacancies

Animation Systems Programmer PC/Console Games Scotland REF 2929


Our client is a world-leading game development studio located in the UK. They are looking for a passionate Animation Systems Programmer experienced in C++ programming language to join their dynamic team working on on-site.

What you’ll be doing:

  • Close collaboration with other departments to optimise workflows, functionality and interfaces.  
  • Coordinating closely with the AI, gameplay and animation teams to make transitions between gameplay and scripted scenes appear seamless and natural.
  • Broaden and improve the cinematic runtime in terms of playback, lighting and synchronisation.
  • Aid the gameplay and AI teams to develop exceptional character interactions through developing animated scenes, dialogues and gestures.
  • Maintaining and developing the runtime animation systems, pipeline and tools.

Who you are:

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science or a related field.
  • Experienced using C/C++ programming language within a professional setting.  
  • Previous experience developing code using a large code base with a large team.
  • Ability to communicate efficiently with other programmers, animators, designers and technical artists and clearly convey complex information.
  • Strong knowledge of 3D maths.
  • You are highly passionate about animation and creating character-based games.


  • Holiday package, pension scheme, great work-life balance, cycle-to-work scheme, bonuses and many more.


To apply please forward your CVs to cvs@big-planet.biz quoting the reference number 2929.

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