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Junior Animation Programmer

  • Location: Liverpool
  • Salary/rate: £18,000 - £25,000
  • Date posted: 17/11/17
  • Job reference: 6194
  • Permanent

A VR Studio based in Liverpool are looking to hire a Junior Animation Programmer to work on their new Virtual Reality Social Platform. The Platform brings together people from around the world, where they can interact, share content and go to a range of breath-taking environments.

The studio were formed by veterans from the video games industry, who have come from a long standing AAA console development background. 

As the Junior Animation Programmer you will work closely with the Technical Director and Animation teams in developing the Animation strategies for the platform. Their VR platform relies heavily on human characteristics, so part of your role will be to further improve the avatar realism based on natural human movement.

This position will allow you to completely own a large part of the development for the platform, which is already attracting the attention of major tech and commercial companies.

Requirements

  • Graduate in Computer Science, Games Programming or Animation Programming specific Degree. 
  • Experience with Animation Programming, either at University or Sandwich year / Internship
  • C++ experience
  • Experience or an interest in Procedural Animation and Inverse Kinematics
  • A portfolio demonstrating your experience
If you are interested in this position and would like to hear more, please send your CV to will.hudson@amiqus.com 
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