Technical Artist – Manchester – Console Games

Location: Knutsford, Manchester Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #28856 Posted: 2 weeks ago

Travellers Tales

Location: North West, UK

Salary: £Neg

Job Type: Permanent

Projects: AAA Console Games

Based in the North West of the UK, our client consistently produces BAFTA award winning AAA game titles, selling well over 180 million copies to date across all the major formats. But underpinning the success of this company is their cutting-edge and propriety in-house game engine that’s constantly evolving to meet the ever-increasing demands and challenges of the next generation of consoles.

They are now seeking a talented and enthusiastic Technical Artist to join their growing team.

Experience:

  • Passion for tools and pipelines with a focus on future areas and trends.
  • Prepared to learn new tools during production.
  • Demonstrable commercial experience, ideally within the games industry with a few games under your belt.
  • Excellent technical skills to manage assets that fit memory, design, and frame rate limitations.
  • Expert knowledge in at least one of following areas: Modelling, Shaders / Materials, Animation and VFX.
  • Excellent at both technical and creative problem-solving.
  • Experience implementing efficient Rigs for Characters / Vehicles.
  • Knowledge and proficiency in Auto-desk Maya and Adobe Photoshop
  • Experience at creating Custom Tools, Scripts and Shaders
  • We make AAA quality games that have to be intuitive and slick. You would need to be hungry to make them even better!

Advantageous Knowledge:

  • Knowledge of software like 3DSMax, ZBrush, Houdini, Modo, Substance Designer / Painter.
  • Experience in MEL, Python, C# scripting.
  • Knowledge of game engines such as Unity or Unreal.

 

Interested in this job? Applications are reviewed continuously so please email your CV along with a link to your portfolio to: officemanager@opmjobs.com

 Declan Blayney | Art Consultant | OPM Response Ltd | declan@opmjobs.com

The salary bracket is approximate and is no guarantee of the income on offer.  Salary and benefits will be discussed with candidates at interview with the company and are individually negotiated by OPM.

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