2 сентября 2021

Technical Artist

Киев, удаленно

The Technical Artist acts as a bridge between the artists and programmers, ensuring the art content and features are easily integrated into the game while respecting the artistic vision and technical constraints of the project.

Responsibilities:

  • Work with modelers to create 3D art and bring it into the engine;
  • Support artists and engineers in the use of the 3D art pipeline and user-facing engine tools;
  • Provide hands-on support to artists and engineers in regard to asset performance and validation;
  • Review creative process and identify opportunities for tool improvements;
  • Develop 3D art pipeline tools and extensions with an eye towards usability and efficiency;
  • Solve challenging technical issues in the 3D asset pipeline;
  • Collaborate with engineers and testers to diagnose and resolve in-game Art problems;
  • Inspire and empower the art team to optimize their processes;
  • Collaborate with partner studios to share technology and best practices.

Relevant Experience:

  • Minimum 1-year experience in a digital art content creation pipeline, ideally in the video game industry;
  • 2–3 years of experience as a Modeler in the game industry;
  • Professional experience with the engines that are currently available ( Mostly Unity and Unreal 4);
  • The number and variety of tech-art areas of interest in your past activity is also important ( Animation Integration, Asset integration, shader creation, rigging);

Skills and Knowledge:

  • Experience in modeling and art tools (Autodesk Maya, 3DS Max, Photoshop, etc.);
  • Experience in a full digital art content creation pipeline (high and low-poly modeling, unwrapping, baking, texturing, level art);
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills;
  • Shader Writing Knowledge;
  • Ability to work with technical documentation;

Nice to have:

  • Good artistic skills (proportion, color, composition);
  • VFX Creation in Unity and/or Unreal 4.

Our Offer:

  • Friendly and comfortable environment
  • Working with creative and passionate people
  • Challenges with every new project
  • Working in a small and dedicated team
  • Flexible work hours
  • Private medical insurance

About the project

A world-known game development agency serving clients like Disney, NBCU, Epic Games, Unity is launching the next Game Studio in Ukraine and looking for a Technical Artist.

Are you ready for this professional challenge? Become one of the first who will join a new studio to lead and work in the cross-functional team involved in different stages of the game development.

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