Senior Engineer - Character Animation (Hybrid)

Bandai Namco Tokyo Studios logo
Posted 03 November 2023
Salary Negotiable
Job type Permanent
DisciplineGames Programming
Contact NameMatty Kidsley

Job description

We’re working with the legendary Tokyo based developer Bandai Namco as they search for a Senior Engineer to work on high-end character animation. If you are a team player who is committed to delivering high quality games and has a desire to push the barriers of technology in video games, then this is the role for you.

As a High-End Character Animation Senior Engineer, you will be responsible for developing and integrating advanced animation techniques to put together the required technologies that will lead to the advanced rendering of high-end characters for next generation games.

Bandai Namco are a leading publisher and developer of interactive content for Console, PC and Mobile. They boast an impressive portfolio of game franchises, and they exist to share dreams, fun and inspiration to people around the world.

Your responsibilities…
  • Designing new high-level animation modules using the latest technologies
  • Researching and developing computer animation solutions
  • Designing Multiplatform code for Memory and Performance efficiency 
  • Creating pipelines and workflows for artists
  • Providing coaching and mentorship to junior employees
The skills and experience you'll bring to the role…
  • 5 or more years of professional game programming experience
  • Degree in Computer Science or a similar degree
  • Proficient in C++, animation techniques, debugging and maths
  • Sound knowledge in parallel processing, optimization techniques and facial animation techniques
  • Experience with DCC Tools and Exporters 
Perks and benefits include…
  • Visa and relocation support
  • Employee stock ownership
  • Mental and physical healthcare programs
  • Coverage for yearly health checks
  • Flexitime/discretionary working system
  • Child and family care friendly work hours
  • Communication support team
  • Japanese language courses