Animation Programmer

Shanghai Shanghai cn
19 days ago

Job Description

-Work closely with animators to promote visual performance including but not limited to character animation, character movement, etc.

-Responsible for designing corresponding technical solutions to the needs of animation, and conducting technical feasibility analysis and technical risk assessment

-Responsible for the continuous maintenance and technical support of animation system modules and complex animation trees, and can systematically optimize and refactor the existing code base

-Responsible for the design, implementation, application and maintenance of procedural animation (IK, Ragdoll, etc.)

-Able to support each other with team members in related fields, provide document support for technical solutions, and share technology with team members

-Good English communication skills, including oral and written

- 与动画师紧密合作,推动包括但不限于角色动画,角色运动等方面的视觉表现

- 负责对动画的需求设计相应的技术解决方案,并对其进行技术可行性分析以及技术风险评估 - 负责对动画系统模块和复杂动画树的持续维护与技术支持,并能系统的对现有代码库进行优化和重构

- 负责程序化动画的设计、实现、应用与维护(IK,Ragdoll等)

- 能与团队成员在相关领域相互支持,对技术方案提供文档支持以及与团队成员相互进行技术分享

- 良好的英文沟通能力,包括口语和书面语


-Good knowledge of computer graphics and mathematics

-Good C/C++ foundation, good engineering development experience

-Experience in animation technology, including but not limited to rigging, animation diagrams, state machines, physical ragdolls, inverse kinematics (IK), compression, procedural animation, facial animation, DCC SDK, etc.

-Have the ability to find problems with the quality of animation visual effects, analyze and solve problems, have strong initiative and teamwork skills

Additional Information Bonus Points

-Experience in game character animation is preferred

-Have console or pc game development experience -Programming experience with multiple DCC tools is preferred (Maya, Motion Builder)

-With Motion Fields, Machine Learning experience in animation is preferred

- 较好的计算机图形学数学知识

- 较好的C/C++基础,良好的工程化开发经验 - 具有动画技术经验,包括但不限于绑定、动画图、状态机、物理布娃娃、反向运动学 (IK)、压缩、程序化动画、面部动画、DCC SDK等

- 具备对动画视觉效果质量的发现问题,分析问题与解决问题的能力,有很强的主动性以及团队协作能力


- 有游戏角色动画相关经验优先

- 有主机或pc游戏开发经验

- 有多种DCC工具编程经验优先(Maya, Motion Builder)

- 有Motion Fields,Machine Learning在动画中应用经验优先

Additional Information

Benefits and Perks from Ubisoft Shanghai:


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In Ubisoft, we are working to enrich players’ lives through unique and memorable gaming experiences and by improving the positive impacts of our games. To get there, we are creating a safer, more inclusive work environment, we are giving back to the communities where Ubisoft operates by working with local non-profit partners and by working to reduce the environmental impact of our business.



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Company Description

Ubisoft’s 21,000 team members, working across more than 30 countries around the world, are bound by a common mission to enrich players’ lives with original and memorable gaming experiences. Their commitment and talent have brought to life many acclaimed franchises such as Assassin’s Creed, Far Cry, Watch Dogs, Just Dance, Rainbow Six, and many more to come. Ubisoft is an equal opportunity employer that believes diverse backgrounds and perspectives are key to creating worlds where both players and teams can thrive and express themselves. If you are excited about solving game-changing challenges, cutting edge technologies and pushing the boundaries of entertainment, we invite you to join our journey and help us create the unknown.

As Ubisoft’s first production studio in China, Ubisoft Shanghai opened its door in 1996 and has been at the forefront of the Chinese game industry. It has been working on major Ubisoft brands such as Splinter Cell®, Assassin’s Creed®, Might & Magic®, Just Dance®, Far Cry® and Avatar: Frontiers of Pandora™.

With our mission to leverage our presence in China, bring a stronger long-term added value to the group, 600+ talents from around the world have jointly developed a world-class expertise in development of open world and wildlife in AAA games, as well as mobile games and live operations.

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