Be part of a cutting-edge startup that pushes the boundaries of mixed reality and AI. If you are a passionate Technical Animator, excited about our mission, let’s chat!

As a Technical Animator , you will be responsible for making sure the animations are working smoothly in the project with the correct look and feel in Unity.

Together, we can redefine the mixed reality landscape and make a real difference.

Location: Ho Chi Minh city, Vietnam⎮ Job type: Full-time employee
Report line: Producer ⎮ Dotted line: Gameplay Lead
What you will do
  • Work closely with Animators to manage the overall look and feel of animal character (quadruped) animations.
  • In charge of rigging biped and quadruped characters for the animation team.
  • Implement animations, create and manage animation systems within Unity (e.g. State Machines, Animation Blueprint, Post-process Animation Blueprint, etc).
  • Create runtime procedural animation systems to reduce animation workload and enhance believability/readability of characters in-game.
  • Plan, implement and maintain in-game technical animation solutions that are reliable, user-friendly, and performant.
  • Solve technical problems of animation workflow.
What you need to succeed
You do not need to meet all of the requirements below, we encourage you to apply if you:
  • Have willingness to roll up your sleeves and find ways to get the job done
  • 5+ years of professional experience as a technical animator or equivalent role
  • Experience with Unity and Maya
  • Strong understanding of art and animation pipelines
  • Rigging/technical animation experience in AAA Games
  • Working knowledge of Mecanim & other Unity animation workflows
  • A keen eye for proper form and deformation throughout wide ranges of movements
  • Positive, team-oriented; must have the ability to interact and collaborate with all departments and teams across time-zones.
  • Motion matching system experience is a big plus
Why choose us?
Our stealth-mode startup, guided by seasoned leaders, seeks skilled professionals like you to advance our mission. We're developing a novel approach that uses Affective AI to engage humans in a positive emotional mixed reality. Your expertise is essential for our success.
  • 1
    Innovative AI
    Our Affective AIs understand you as a emotional, physiological being. For many this will be the first time they've interacted with an AI in a totally natural and intuitive way. We are targeting the new Apple Vision Pro, making your experiences more engaging and life-like than ever before.
  • 2
    Experienced Leadership
    Our co-founders bring a wealth of experience in AI and the gaming industry. One co-founder built the first unicorn game startup in Southeast Asia, while the other served as the Head of Character AI at Apple and Dreamworks.
  • 3
    Massive Impact
    Within five years, our AIs will engage with hundreds of millions of people daily, with a genuine understanding of them as emotional and physiological beings. You'll have a unique opportunity to make a lasting, positive impact on users' lives.
  • 4
    Proven Revenue Model
    We've already established a strong and proven and ethical revenue model, ensuring our startup's long-term success and sustainability.
  • 5
    Stock Option Program
    As a team member, you'll be able to participate in our stock option program, sharing in our success as we grow.
  • 6
    Growth Opportunity
    We empower our team to take initiative in their work and their career. We want to see you grow both professionally and a person.
Work Environment
  • Teamwork makes the dream work, so at bootloader studio we pay very close attention to the work environment to curate it into a happy, healthy, productive environment.
  • 100% product/innovation-focused startup company with experienced founders
  • Flat organization – don’t come to work for us if you want or need minions working for you!
  • Open communication – we listen to each other
  • Friendly, flexible, and fun culture
  • Comfortable, modern, beautiful offices full of the newest tech gears
Equal Employment
We are an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering an inclusive and diverse workplace. We believe in treating all employees and applicants with fairness and respect, regardless of their race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, or any other protected characteristic.

We value the unique perspectives and experiences that each individual brings, as it enhances our team's creativity and innovation. Join us and be part of an organization that upholds equal employment opportunities for all.
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