Technical Art Director – Amsterdam, Netherlands – AAA Video Game

Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #26191 Posted: 2 months ago

OPMs client is the developer of one of the highest selling games of all time. Development is now underway on their next upcoming, unannounced project and it couldn’t be a better time to join!

As the Technical Art Director you will work closely with the Art Director, Game Director and Producers to execute a AAA realisation of the project within Unreal Engine 5.


  • Excellent experience and deep understanding of Unreal Engine
  • You will have shipped at least one AAA title
  • Great knowledge of modelling, textures/shaders, rigging, animation, lighting, rendering, compositing
  • Hands-on experience and proficiency in more than one art field such as VFX, Lighting, Characters, Concept Art, Environments, etc.
  • Strong knowledge of game dev software such as Maya, Substance, and Marvelous
  • Able to find create solutions to technical problems
  • Fantastic eye for light, value, color and composition
  • Knowledge of C++ Programming
  • Experience with Houdini and procedural pipelines


  • You will oversee and coordinate Programming and Art teams across the project to identify, research and help implement technical features needed for artistic vision and gameplay needs
  • Overseeing the work of Technical Artists and Technical Art Leads
  • Working with the Tool and Engine teams in order to improve the art creation pipelines and support R&D
  • Giving feedback and support to the team
  • Communicating technical constraints and best practices to the art team
  • Assisting the technical art team in working efficiently and meeting project deadlines
    Finding the right balance between performance and quality


  • An allowance to cover the Dutch mandatory health insurance
  • 25 paid + 4 extra paid working days off a year
  • Relocation package
  • Pension scheme
  • A commuter allowance

And many more!

Interested in finding out more about the studio, project, and benefits of working at this studio? Apply now or call me directly today on +44 (0) 1206 214415

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Darren Matthews

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