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Technical Artist

  • Location: ONSITE, Greater London, United Kingdom
  • Type: Temporary
  • Job #24161

Our Client is looking for a Technical Artist with 6+ years of experience to join their team and work closely with a multidisciplinary team to build new cutting-edge social experiences in Augmented Reality.

Duration 6 months
Location: London – Hybrid – 3 days onsite, 2 days from home.
Job reference: 24161

What will a Technical Artist do ?

  • Partner closely with the engineering and design teams to develop content across a range of devices and give feedback on Tooling.
  • Implement runtime logic within a complex real-time environment with performance limitations in mind.
  • Prototype, profile and optimize custom shaders
  • Optimize content through enhancing performance and instructing the artists and designers on asset creation, modeling and texturing best practices.
  • Develop broad technical expertise to assist in a wide variety of technical and artistic tasks, including diagnosing and fixing bugs.
  • Quickly solve issues with cross-functional leads.
  • Thrive in a dynamic, fast-paced environment.
  • Design, manage and maintain the pipeline from artists and designers through to deployment.

What does the ideal candidate look like ?

  • 6+ years of expertise in understanding the inner workings of a real-time game engine (Unity, Unreal, etc)
  • Experience with game/real-time profiling and optimization techniques.
  • Experience with real-time scripting.
  • Experience in shader languages (GLSL, ShaderLab, HLSL).
  • Experience shipping products with stringent runtime performance constraints, such as
  • complex mobile or 3D applications or games.
  • Experience collaborating on multi-disciplinary teams.
  • Experience communicating across team members including engineers and artists.
  • Experience in real-time content authoring(characters/environments/VFX/animation/lighting).
  • Experience working with version control systems (Git, Perforce, etc.)

Still interested in this opportunity?
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