Lead Technical Artist – Berlin, Germany – AAA Games

Location: Berlin, Germany Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #25374 Posted: 3 weeks ago

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

Project: AAA Games


Our award-winning client is looking for an exceptionally skilled Lead Technical Artist to join production on their innovative 3rd person PvE co-op shooter title.

RESPONSIBLITIES:

  • As the technical art department lead, mentor, manage, and motivate a team of Technical Artists to help create some of the most advanced/unique content seen in video games
  • Manage the development and introduction of art pipelines including proprietary tools, software plug-ins, and new in-game technology
  • Work alongside the art director, technical director and other department leads to realizing the project’s creative vision
  • Create and maintain technical documentation in terms of standards, pipelines, and processes
  • Offer feedback and practical mentoring to team members to foster their development as technical artists and developers
  • Establish qualitative and performance benchmarks and guiding the team in reaching them
  • Find creative solutions for complex technical art problems that exceed player expectations and set examples for other technical artists

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Extensive experience as a Technical Artist including strong experience in a Team leading position
  • In-depth understanding of Unreal Engine 4
  • Shipped a minimum of one game as senior or lead technical artist
  • Outstanding verbal and written communication skills in English
  • Extensive experience with 3D and 2D content creation tools including their respective scripting solution
  • Ability to work harmoniously with a diverse team and handle the tensions inherent in creative undertakings
  • Great problem solving and troubleshooting skills

DESIRED SKILLS (Good to have):

  • Strong programming skills, preferably with Python and C++
  • In-depth experience with 3DS Max, Maya, Modo and Substance

BENEFITS:

  • Relocation bonus and support
  • Flexible working hours
  • Pension scheme

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

Tagged as: AAA, German, Technical Art

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Tags: AAA , German , Technical Art Categories: Art , Creative

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