Senior/Lead Technical Artist – REMOTE or Montreal, Canada – AAA Shooter Games

Location: Montreal, Canada Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #26242 Posted: 2 months ago

OPM’s client is a leading independent AAA games development studios with an international team of hundreds of talented individuals working from offices located in Poland, UK, US, and Canada, and from all over the world.

They are looking for a Senior Technical Artist to join their team!

The successful candidate will have a chance to perfect their craft and expand their knowledge, working alongside leaders in the industry on bringing a brand-new unique experience to the players worldwide.

REQUIREMENTS:
  • An established career full of game development experience
  • Shipped title experience
  • Experience in several aspects of creating game content
  • Knowledge of Unreal Engine tools and best practices
  • Solid understanding of game dev standard pipelines and tools
  • Strong modelling and texturing skills
  • Experience with various software packages including Maya, Photoshop, Zbrush/Mudbox, Substance Designer
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills in English
  • Open-minded team player attitude
  • Strong work ethic and self-motivated
  • Visual scripting in Unreal Engine Editor
  • Passionate about playing and making video games

BENEFICIAL:

  • Houdini knowledge is a plus
  • HLSL or shader programming experience is a plus
  • Scripting and plug-in writing skills with Maya, Python, or C++ is a plus
RESPONSIBLITIES:
  • Creation of new master materials as well as support of existing setups.
  • Build and improve materials for characters, environment assets and effects.
  • Working closely with the art team, increase overall quality with optimal solutions.
  • Identify problems in workflows and propose solutions and optimization.
  • Develop and use tools to improve content pipelines, optimization passes, etc.
  • Work with programmers on developing new features and workflows
  • Maintain and improve pipelines to help boost efficiency
  • Bug fixing and general optimizations
  • Contribute to R&D studies and share findings with the team

BENEFITS:

· Performance-based bonuses.
· Private health care.
· Comprehensive assistance in relocation..
· An informal atmosphere, no dress code.
And many more!

Interested in finding out more about the studio and project? Apply now or call directly today on +44 (0) 1206 214415

Tagged as: Lead Artist, Senior Artist, Technical Art

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Tags: Lead Artist , Senior Artist , Technical Art Categories: Art , Creative

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