Touch Surgery is hiring a

Simulation Artist (Lead)

London, United Kingdom

Over 5 billion people around the world do not have access to safe surgical care. Touch Surgery empowers and connects the global surgical community to help them make the best decisions for their patients. Our mission is to enable global surgery, and improve patient care.

Our mobile surgical simulation platform is already adopted at major surgical training institutions including Harvard, John’s Hopkins and NYU, and we have over a million users around the world. Surgical bodies, including the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh and the British Association of Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons (BAPRAS) have fully endorsed the platform as the future of digital surgical training. As well as gathering rave healthcare reviews the company has received major media attention including from the BBC, the Guardian and the FT.


As a CG generalist you will be part of our content team producing high quality visualisations and simulations for the app, contributing through animation, modeling, compositing, and other CG specialisms.

You will work include closely with our medical team of surgeons and anatomists in the production process, as well as working with designers and developers to further improve the user journey through the simulations. You will liaise with our authors and clients, including world leading surgeons, to receive and iterate on feedback within the production process.

  • Programming/scripting, especially for 3D applications (python, lua)
  • Experience of other 3D/2D applications (Mari, Nuke, ZBrush)
  • Strong organic modelling skills
  • Traditional art skills
  • A thorough understanding of animation pipelines and the processes involved from the conceptual phase to implementation
  • An interest in the mechanics of human anatomy, and medicine as a whole
  • Experience/interest in gaming and interactive applications and/or design
  • Experience/interest in digital education
  • Experience/interest in medicine and/or medical animation
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