Salary on application
Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
Art and Animation
Permanent | Full Time
Senior Technical Artist in Brighton
Are you a Technical Artist with plenty of Unreal experience and a passion for the games industry? Looking for a new challenge at a AAA studio?
As a Senior Technical Artist at this studio in Brighton, you will act as a core member of the art team, to uphold the artistic vision for the project and determine the final look for the projects. You will be working in Unreal Engine 4, so it is essential that you have experience of creating technical art in this engine.
This studio offers a great benefits package when you become a part of their team, this includes flexi-time, a relaxed, friendly working environment and a truly sociable culture that involves parties and work nights out, as well as game jams where the winning game can go on to commercial release!
Senior Technical Artist key responsibilities:
Deliver artistic vision for the project working with the Art Leads
Identify and counteract problems before they impact on development
Test new tools before they are used in production
Ensure content from the art team is optimised for use on several platforms
Increase the quality and efficiency of the art by implementing new techniques
Essential requirements for this role in Brighton:
Significant games industry experience
Experience working on 2+ shipped games
Experience of working in Unreal Engine 4 to produce shader work and optimise art
Understanding of how to create shaders in UE4
Experienced with blueprints and their implementation
Experience of working in a multi-project environment on multiple platforms
Experience with Substance Painter/Designer and Zbrush
Tags: Technical Artist, Senior Tech Artist, Tech Artist, Artist, Senior Artist, UE4, Unreal Engine 4, Shaders, Implementation, AAA games
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