Technical Animator, Mid in San Antonio, TX at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 5/24/2018

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Job Number: R0014538

Technical Animator, Mid

Key Role:

Serve as a technical animator, leverage experience with rigging and character animation, and make it all come to life inside the Unity Game Engine. Work closely with character artists, programmers, and game designers to implement realistic human motion and animation blending for 3D and VR applications. Work with the team to develop and implement novel solutions to complex and open-ended problems in engaging interactive training courseware. Provide imaginative technical solutions to a wide range of difficult problems. Meet development schedules and support integration and testing of the developed production pipeline. Participate in design reviews for products under development. This position is located in San Antonio, TX.

Basic Qualifications

-3+ years of experience with character rigging in Maya

-3+ years of experience with key frame animation for games

-Experience with the Mecanim system in the Unity game engine or equivalent

-Experience with managing large amounts of animation data in an efficient manner

-Knowledge of human anatomy, balance, and motion

-Ability to obtain a security clearance

-HS diploma or GED required

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with scripting in Maya and Unity, using Python, MEL, C#, or C++

-Experience with editing and capturing mocap

-Experience with game development, working seamlessly with both artists and programmers

-Experience with visual storytelling through real-time cinematic sequences

-Experience with PBR texturing, including Substance Painter or Quixel

-Ability to convey emotion and story through human movement

-Secret clearance preferred


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

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