For over 25 years, Epic Games has been making award winning games and game engine technology that empowers others to make visually stunning games and 3D content that brings environments to life like never before. Epic's award-winning Unreal Engine technology not only provides game developers the ability to build high-fidelity, interactive experiences for PC, console, mobile, and VR, it is also a tool being embraced by content creators across a variety of industries such as media and entertainment, automotive, and architectural design. As we continue to build our Engine technology and develop remarkable games, we strive to build teams of world-class talent.
We think of "Epic" as the collective effort of smart, talented, passionate people who are dedicated to building the highest quality experiences possible for our developer and player communities. If you'd like to be part of something Epic while creating amazing games or incredible technology used across a multitude of industries, we'd love to hear from you!
Epic Games, the award-winning developer known for the Unreal series of games, Gears of War, and the Unreal Engine, is searching for a talented Technical Animator with good instincts as they relate to character deformation, rigging, and tools development. If you think you’ve got something exciting to bring to animation in games, and want a chance to prove it, give us a shout.
- Rigging reel showing the ability to set up characters for animation
- Strong experience with Maya and Mel scripting
- Knowledge of facial rigs for games, television or film
- Ability to create tools and write scripts to help improve the animation pipeline
- Game industry experience/shipped title experience
- Skilled at skin weighting characters to create the best deformation possible
- Skilled at running physics sims on cloth, hair or other physics items.
- Great communication skills and the ability to incorporate feedback into the rigs, and toolsets
Preference to applicants with:
- Familiarity with Unreal Engine 4 art pipeline
- Experience with Python
- Related skills such as modeling and animating
- Knowledge of current technology and trends in video games
If you’d like to be part of building a visually stunning games we’d love to hear from you. Please submit your resume with a portfolio and we’ll be in touch soon.
This is going to be Epic!
- 丰富的MAYA经验和MAYA MEL脚本语言能力