Animation Tools Engineer

Oakville, Ontario | Permanent | Job ID #61868 |
Posted Last Month

Our client is looking for a talented Tools Programmer with a ton of passion for tools development and improving workflows.

  • Must enjoy creating and maintaining software tools that are used by all game development positions
  • Must have software tools that range from digital content exporters to data processing asset pipeline to game, CI/CD automation systems and UI editors
  • Must be able to work with the tools teams on all animation related technology, exporters, editors and pipelines
  • Must be able to collab with animators
  • Must handle fixing bugs in the toolchain with ease
  • Needs to have experience implementing tasks to lead tools programmers


  • Bachelors Degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Mathematics or equivalent work experience
  • 5+ years of C++ and/or C#
  • Must have strong knowledge of 3D mathematics, linear algebra, trigonometry and matrices
  • Bonus if you have experience with Motion Builder, Maya, working with animators and riggers
  • Shipped AAA titles

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Employer Details:

  • Onward Search is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in an employment with regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status or any other classification protected by federal, state and local laws and ordinances. Candidates must be at least 18 years old to be considered for employment. EOE/M/F/D/V/SO.
  • In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.
  • Onward Search offers medical, dental, vision benefits, as well as a 401k program, for all eligible full time temporary assignments.
  • Onward Search is unable to support 1099 / Corp-to-Corp or Independent Contractor arrangements at this time. All freelancers will be paid as W2 employees.
  • Onward Search is a drug-free workplace.


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Onward Search helps connect creative, marketing, and technology talent with top jobs at the nation's most recognized companies and digital agencies. We offer a full range of recruitment and staffing solutions to include freelance / contract, temp-to-perm, and permanent placement.