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Senior Research Scientist

San Francisco, CA, USA
1 month ago

The opportunity

We are a small team of artists and researchers developing groundbreaking technology for digital character creation. Our focus is on developing tools accessible to users of all skill levels. We love combining traditional approaches with recent advances in machine learning to assist artists in content creation. We believe in iterating rapidly on our software through close collaboration between the researchers and artists on our team who are constantly addressing new research problems, contributing to the success of digital humans

We are looking for a researcher to join our hardworking team. You will be exploring open-ended issues related to digital humans such as character rigging, simulation, and mesh deformations. You will have access to highly-skilled character artists and animators who can provide data to support your work as well as provide valuable feedback on the practicality of your research.

In this role, you can help drive the state-of-the-art in the quality and fidelity of real-time characters. You’ll also have the opportunity to publish your work in academic conferences and journals, to help build the future.

What you'll be doing

What we're looking for

Life at Unity

Unity (NYSE: U) is the world’s leading platform for creating and operating real-time 3D (RT3D) content. Creators, ranging from game developers to artists, architects, automotive designers, filmmakers, and others, use Unity to make their imaginations come to life. Unity’s platform provides a comprehensive set of software solutions to create, run and monetize interactive, real-time 2D and 3D content for mobile phones, tablets, PCs, consoles, and augmented and virtual reality devices.

Unity is at the forefront of development by working alongside partners to ensure optimized support for the latest releases and platforms. Apps developed by Unity creators were downloaded more than five billion times per month in 2020. For more information, please visit

Unity is an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering an inclusive, innovative environment with the best employees. Therefore, we provide employment opportunities without regard to age, race, color, ancestry, national origin, religion, disability, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, or any other protected status in accordance with applicable law. If there are preparations or accommodations we can make to help ensure you have a comfortable and positive interview experience, please let us know.

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