Senior Technical Artist – Dublin, Ireland – AAA Games

Location: Dublin, Ireland Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #24923 Posted: 2 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


OPM’s client is seeking a motivated and experienced Senior Technical Artist to join their studio.

The successful candidate will begin work on ambitious AAA games for PC and next generation consoles.

RESPONSIBLITIES:

  • Assisting the Art team to create fantastic AAA visuals
  • Troubleshoot problems and find appropriate solutions
  • Continuously adapt and learn new technologies and processes to face production constraints
  • Implement technical art features and visual effects with the help of the programming team
  • Design tools to assist the artists in their day to day tasks
  • Offer constant technical support for tools and the engine to all the team members
  • Implement and incorporate feedback from Art Director and other Leads into the project
  • Aid in establishing best practices, production pipelines and workflows for the Art Department
  • Work closely with the Level Designers to enhance the gameplay experience
  • Optimise work and maintain balance between quality and performance
  • Offer mentorship, feedback, and training to others on the team
  • Draft documents on tools, methods, processes and engine constraints for future reference
  • Assist the Lead Artist and Art Director in any ad hoc tasks and duties

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Strong experience in the gaming industry
  • In-depth knowledge of 2D & 3D computer graphics software, game engines and platforms
  • In-depth knowledge and understanding of video game development processes and techniques
  • Great understanding of rendering budgets and other technical issues related to performance in real-time engines
  • Experience collaborating with graphic programmers
  • Understanding of at least one programming language such as Python
  • Strong organizational and communication skills (English)
  • Mentoring skills to assist other TA’s in the studio
  • Outstanding problem solving skills, both creative and technical

DESIRED SKILLS

  • UE4 game engine and production pipelines experience
  • Experience of VFX, Lighting or Shader development

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

Tagged as: AAA, Technical Art

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Tags: AAA , Technical Art Categories: Art , Creative

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