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Lead Technical Artist – Hybrid – Amsterdam, Netherlands – FPS VR Game


Lead Technical Artist – Hybrid – Amsterdam, Netherlands – FPS VR Game

One Player Missions client, a renowned VR developer, is looking for a Lead Technical Artist to join their ambitious team in Amsterdam. They are in full production of a high-end VR action shooter based on a title from the past!

The successful candidate will collaborate in a multidisciplinary team to innovate and implement game features and systems for VR games and experiences.


  • A solid understanding of rendering theory from cutting edge console to mobile.
  • Deep knowledge of Unreal Engine 4/5. (blueprinting to materials and shaders, etc.)
  • Expertise in optimisation for different platforms.
  • Experience in managing a team and helping other technical artists grow.
  • Strong technical insight in content creation for games.
  • Affinity with workflow optimisation and Python scripting.
  • Effective communication skills with both management and team members.
  • Bonus points for VR experience, Substance Painter & Designer expertise, Houdini proficiency, C++/C# programming skills, understanding of CGFX/HLSL, and modelling/texturing abilities.


  • Drive toolchain improvements for art asset creation and optimisation.
  • Innovate on asset creation techniques for optimal visual results.
  • Lead art-related decisions and manage project risks.
  • Train artists in best practices and tools.
  • Lead a team of Technical Artists, planning and monitoring their work.
  • Optimise scenes and assets for an optimal player experience.
  • Research and implement technical pipeline improvements.
  • Stay updated with industry trends in VR optimisation and asset creation.
  • Provide technical tools and guidance for art assets.


  • Healthy work-life balance and hybrid working model.
  • Career coaching and personal development budget.
  • Tax benefits and relocation cost compensation for eligible candidates.
  • Additional vacation options and travel benefits.
  • Free pension plan, lunch, and group activities.
  • Access to the latest VR hardware and games.
  • Home office setup support including hardware and energy cost contribution.

Interested in finding out more about the studio and project? Apply now or call me directly today on +44 (0) 1206 214425!

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