WHO WE ARE
We are Phantasma Labs and we are building massive simulations to teach self - driving cars human behavior. We are a young venture backed startup with an ambitious team who have both worked in the tech industry in the areas of simulations and distributed systems. Now we are looking to hire our first full-time engineer.
We are on an exciting journey to build a deeply technical product which has the potential to accelerate deployment of self-driving cars in cities, make them safe enough for human beings to interact with and enable a plethora of other new mobility and infrastructure solutions. We are backed by world-renowned venture capitalists.
Please keep in mind that you do not need to tick all the boxes to apply. We value a growth mindset and have plenty of space to learn and grow at our company.
We are a remote friendly company and welcome applicants who want to work in Berlin as well as remote from timezones CET +/- 4 hours. We cannot sponsor visas for applicants currently outside the European Union.
WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR
1+ years of professional fulltime industry experience as a 3D artist and animator
Good knowledge of modern 3D animation and modelling tools, such as: Blender, Maya, 3DS Max or Substance Painter
Experience with Unreal Engine 4
Knowledge of the UE skeletal mesh animation system
Able to adapt to different animation styles easily and efficiently
Basic rigging and skinning knowledge
You are able to communicate fluently in English
Pro active with a go - getter mindset
DAILY TASKS AT PHANTASMA
Create high-quality content within performance constraints
Come up with optimization ideas for our assets and animations
Work on maps of real cities
Work on assets and animations to build up a representation of a diverse city population
Importing maps and assets and making them Unreal Engine ready
WHAT WILL MAKE YOU STAND OUT
Experience with animation of human characters (pedestrians or cyclists)
Experience with the creation of city assets such as buildings, cars, traffic signs
Blueprint scripting experience in UE4
WHAT WE ARE OFFERING
Attractive compensation for a company our size and stage, including ESOPs
Have impact - as our very first employee
28 days of paid vacation
At Phantasma Labs we value diversity and we want to encourage everyone to apply for this position, especially individuals from underrepresented backgrounds. We strive to create a candid and inclusive work environment where the best talents can thrive to reach their full potential. We want to build software as diverse as the world.