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Technical Director Generalist
Emerging Technologies, Characters
Updated on 9/29/2022
Port Coquitlam, BC, Canada
Experience Level
Desired Skills
  • Experience working as a technical director or character technical artist in feature films and/or AAA games
  • Experience with at least one scripting language (Python preferred)
  • An ability to work independently and in a team environment, where you contribute back as much as you will learn in an environment that fosters creative problem solving and experimentation
  • Deep understanding of Maya and comfortable learning and contributing to the development of proprietary tools and pipelines
  • A desire to achieve excellence
  • Building high-fidelity character faces and bodies for use in real-time 3D engines; this includes capture stabilization, rigging, modeling, animation, simulation and rendering
  • Solving complex technical problems with creative and technical solutions in emerging areas of 4D scanning and machine learning technologies
  • Documenting requirements and technical processes related to our work
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience as a programmer, technical animator, or motion capture artist
  • Experience creating character/creature authoring and animation pipelines for real-time 3D engines such as Unity or Unreal
  • A curiosity about and willingness to learn new emerging technologies to help solve sophisticated technical and creative problems

1,001-5,000 employees

Platform for creating & operating interactive, real-time 3D content
Company Overview
Unity's mission is to democratize game development and enable everyone to create rich interactive content.
  • Comprehensive health, life, and disability insurances
  • Commuting subsidy
  • Employee stock ownership
  • Comprehensive retirement/pension plans
  • Generous vacation and personal days
  • Paid leave for new parents
  • Wellness and fitness subsidy
  • Office food and free snacks, including lots of healthy options!
  • Mental health and Wellbeing programs and support
  • Employee Resource Groups
  • Global Employee Assistance Program
  • Training and development programs
  • Volunteering and donation matching program
Company Values
  • Users first - We put users first… they are rock stars and we are their biggest fans. Our shared dedication to users holds us together, defines and aligns our work and drives us to deliver for them.
  • Best ideas win - We believe great ideas can come from anywhere. We have vigorous debates, we listen and learn, and we make sure the best ideas win. We care enough to go through the pain of messy conversations.
  • In it together - We are Citizens of Unity. We act like owners. We’re activists; we have a voice and use it. We’re direct and candid, with good intent. We respect each other’s uniqueness and we’re in it together.
  • Go bold - We do bold things. We go big and when we fail, we learn, get better and go big again. We challenge and elevate each other beyond our limits to do what may seem impossible. We stay curious and hungry.