Technical Art Director – UK/Remote – AAA Games

Location: Liverpool, United Kingdom Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #25385 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


OPM’s client are currently seeking an experienced Technical Art Director to oversee the art technology process, pipelines, and quality across their titles.

RESPONSIBLITIES:

  • Oversee and direct the Technical Artists at the studio across multiple projects and genres
  • Work alongside the Programming and Art teams across the studio to identify, research and help implement the technical art features needed for our games vision
  • Test content creation tools and pipelines to develop and improve our existing processes
  • Push research and development into new software and art techniques
  • Guide the team’s approach to content creation and tools
  • Organise and lead training across the Art and Technical Art Teams

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Strong experience as a Senior or Lead Technical Artist on shipped PC or Console titles
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Outstanding leadership and tutoring skills
  • Great management skills with ability to keep track of work across multiple projects
  • In-depth knowledge of the technical constraints of game engines and platforms
  • Strong knowledge of 2D and 3D graphics software
  • Knowledge and Interest in shading, scripting, lighting, VFX rigging and animation

DESIRED SKILLS (Good to have):

  • Understanding of a scripting (e.g. Python, MEL Script) or programming language
  • Experience using Unreal Engine 4 in a game development environment

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

Tagged as: AAA, English, Technical Art, Technical Director

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Tags: AAA , English , Technical Art , Technical Director Categories: Art , Creative

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