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Senior Technical Artist – Leamington Spa, UK – Multiplatform Games

This vacancy may offer a work-from-home start until it is safe to work in-house or relocate to the location.

Project: Multiplatform Games

OPM’s client are an award winning, world class cross-platform game studio based in the UK.

The successful candidate will collaborate with a team to find technical solutions to fulfil the artistic vision of their projects.

RESPONSIBLITIES:

  • Work closely with the team on technical solutions to deliver the art vision and drive the visual fidelity of the game
  • Help identify and meet in-game asset budgets and optimise levels, meshes, materials, lighting, post-processes and VFX
  • Use understanding and experience to recognise & solve problems before they affect the development team
  • Liaise effectively between art and code, providing guidelines, best practices, and documentation for workflows etc.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Strong experience with work on multiple shipped titles
  • Proficiency with coding and documenting user-facing tools for art creation and workflow (Excellent UI and error handling)
  • Proficiency in C++ or C#
  • Background developing pipelines for proprietary engines across multiple shipped titles
  • Well versed in balancing aesthetic needs and optimisation and able to foresee conflicts in advance
  • Strong proficiency in working "under the hood" with digital art content creation tools such as Maya, 3DS Max Photoshop, Substance, etc.
  • Knowledge of rigging, shaders, and VFX
  • Knowledge of artistic principles (scale/proportion, lighting, composition)
  • Outstanding complex problem-solving and communication skills across both artistic and technical disciplines

DESIRED SKILLS:

  • Familiarity with Git (or other version control systems)
  • Strong working knowledge of UE4 or Unity
  • Experience working in an Agile environment

Interested in finding out more about the studio and project? Apply now or call directly today on +44 1206 214 412!

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Senior Technical Artist – Leamington Spa, UK – Multiplatform Games

OPM
Royal Leamington Spa, UK
Full time

Published on 07/28/2021

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