Game Development

Animation Programmer

Gaijin develops AAA-grade online games for PC, consoles and mobile platforms, including the popular MMO "War Thunder", "Enlisted" and other games.
The Gaijin team consists of hundreds of talented game developers from all over Europe, and is constantly growing.

We are ready to consider applicants from anywhere in the world.
You can work with us remotely.
Our company helps with relocation to: Hungary, Cyprus, Germany, Dubai, Montenegro, Latvia, Armenia.

We are looking for an Animation Programmer to join our team.

What you will do:

  • develop and configure animation graphs for characters;
  • design new procedural animation systems;
  • work with settings for Inverse Kinematics (IK) systems and procedural aspects of animations.

What we expect:

  • experience as a programmer-animator or technical animator in game development;
  • prior experience with proprietary game engines;
  • knowledge of C++, Python and mathematics;
  • proficiency in animation graph systems, animation blending techniques, IK systems, and principles of character animation;
  • interest in kinematics, procedural animation, and motion synthesis;
  • understanding of how animation integrates with other systems, such as AI.

Our offer to the finalist:

  • work in a company that made one of the most popular games in the world;
  • non-trivial tasks that will be fulfilled using innovative, promising technologies, which makes our solutions attractive and relevant in the rapidly changing IT market;
  • international team of experienced developers;
  • our company provides assistance with relocation to the countries and offices of our company/partners: Hungary, Cyprus, Germany, Dubai, Montenegro, Latvia, Armenia;
  • work format: remote or hybrid (remote/office). Flexible start of the working day;
  • private health insurance.

To apply for the position, send us your complete application (a letter of introduction, your CV and qualification certificates) including your salary expectations, exclusively as a digital document, with the job position title in mail subject, to, also mentioning how you found out about the position.