Meta AR/VR Job | Character Technical Artist

Job(岗位): Character Technical Artist

Type(岗位类型): 3D Product Design | Design, Games

Citys(岗位城市): Remote, US | Los Angeles, CA | Seattle, WA | Burlingame, CA

Date(发布日期): 2022-8-10


As a Character Technical Artist, you will work closely with designers, engineers, and other Technical Artists to bring VR/AR characters to life on all Meta apps and platforms used by billions of users around the world. You will be involved in every aspect of the avatar development process from conceptualizing new features, establishing workflow, and implementing the rig build processes. The Character Technical Artist position is highly technical and integral to the product development.


Experience creating advanced procedural rigging systems

Experience with developing in Maya Python/PyMEL, C++ API, PySide/PyQt or other relevant coding experience

5+ years experience rigging characters for game or film development


Create well-architected and scalable rigging systems

Create and help maintain tools that streamline the creation of digital avatars

Partner closely with art, engineering, user-experience, product management, and other teams to develop content in modern real-time environments

Innovate and solve issues with cross-functional teams

Collaborate and iterate based on the overall product direction and teams’ needs

Determine the optimal course and best practices to achieve the creative and technical goals

Define workflow and schedules to achieve feature launches

Demonstrate a thorough understanding of the tools and procedures of the entire avatar pipeline

Deliver, request, and accept constructive feedback with a positive attitude with objective and accurate feedback

Additional Requirements(额外要求)

Experience with facial rigging including blend-shape targets

Experience with Unity, Unreal, or other real-time engines

Experience with authoring packages such as Maya, Substance, or other industry-standard 3D software

Knowledge and interest in emerging technologies

Experience with USD

VR/AR experience

Experience with motion tracking and related technologies

Experience with real-time assets and optimization techniques