Salary on application
Sheffield, United Kingdom
Art and Animation
Permanent | Full Time
Technical Artist in Sheffield
We’re looking for a talented Technical Artist to join the team at this award-winning studio in Sheffield. Your role as a technical artist will require you to have a solid background in AAA games. This exciting opening is a great chance for an experienced Technical Artist to join a studio that is enjoying huge success year on year, this is your chance to become a part of it!
As a Technical Artist here, you will benefit from a sociable and supportive culture, as well as the option of flexitime in order to maintain a healthy work-life balance and several other great perks.
Technical Artist responsibilities:
Create and execute features of new titles
Work with other teams across disciplines to help create the best quality end product
Understand project requirements and create solutions
Key requirement for this role in Sheffield:
5+ years’ experience working on AAA games
Experience of shader work and optimisation in Unity Engine 4
Excellent at scripting and coding
Strong eye for aesthetics
The following experience is desirable but not essential for the role:
Competent with Maya/Max/Zbrush/similar animation packages
Blueprint and implementation experience
This is an exciting opportunity to join a thriving studio in the heart of Sheffield. If you’re passionate about games and creating a beautiful player experience and you want to be a part of a successful studio in a rewarding environment, then this could be the next step in your career.
As well as the benefits mentioned above, this studio offers a cycle to work scheme, childcare vouchers and a very sociable work environment with several events organised throughout the year. On top of this, you will be working in a team of driven individuals, where each member is encouraged to be themselves and you can be sure that each person’s input will be valued and will have an impact on the end product.
Tags: Technical Artist, Tech Artist
A little bit about the city: Sheffield
Sheffield is a big city with the feel of a small town, with a booming creative industry that has been recognised as the best in the North, this vibrant city welcomes talent and innovation. Lying partly within the Peak District, Sheffield has been nicknamed ‘The Outdoor City’ allowing plenty of opportunity for adventure, from mountain biking to visiting a tropical greenhouse. Sheffield also boasts a wealth of culture including theatres and the National Videogame Museum. Thanks to strong transport links, Sheffield is also easily reached from other major cities such as Leeds and Nottingham.
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