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Technical Artist – Germany – Salary DOE + Relocation – Console

Location: Berlin Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: # Posted: 6 years ago

Phantom 8

My client is a small but very passionate developer who is working on a great game where excellent gameplay is at its core. They are looking for a Technical Artist to become a vital part of the team as well as to assist Artist and Programmers


  • To act as a bridge between the Artists and Programmers
  • Ensure art assets can be easily integrated into a game without sacrificing either the overall artistic vision or
  • Exceeding the technical limits of the chosen platform
  • Setting up and maintaining the art production workflow, and making
  • Making decisions about which art packages and tools a studio should use
  • Charged with investigating new techniques and implementing them
  • Create custom tools to improve the efficiency of their team
  • Implement and optimise lighting and rendering, texturing, and shaders
  • Implement rendering techniques such as normal and specular maps, particle systems and pixel shaders



  • Experience in the gaming industry as a Technical Artist with at least 1 shipped title.
  • Worked with Unreal Engine 4
  • Worked with Maya, 3D Studio Max and other 3D modelling software
  • To be able work in collaboration with multi-disciplinary teams
  • Have strong communications skills and be able to communicate your vision
  • The ability to learn new skills quickly
  • Have a strong passion for games and the industry
  • To be able to show technical proficiency in areas such as lighting and rendering, texturing, and graphics related
  • Have extensive knowledge of art packages ranging from modelling to texturing and special effects
  • To be able to customise art packages so that they are as streamlined as possible for specific projects
  • Have good communication and people management skills, in order to train and mentor others
  • Have excellent organisational skills
  • Think creatively to resolve technical challenges and limitations
  • The ability anticipate the needs of the artists so as to streamline their productivity

Tagged as: Technical Art

Tags: Technical Art Categories: Art , Creative


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