Technical Artist

About the Employer

Technical Artist (f/m/d)

Would you like to leave a mark in the landscape of games by working together in interdisciplinary teams and a fast-paced and hyper-creative environment?

We are currently seeking a talented and passionate Technical Artist for an unannounced game in a new IP. The gameplay experience is a unique blend of third-person shooting & melee combat, in an open world that lets you choose your own goals, together with others.

You will be part of an experienced team that has a lot to offer and encourages you to grow with us together!

Responsibilities

  • Research, develop and improve content creation pipelines in collaboration with the respective departments
  • Proactively provide team members with development support and help with troubleshooting
  • Assist art and level design department in learning new technologies and processes. Create training files, examples and documentation.
  • Review and evaluate current and emerging technologies and technical developments for potential use in our games
  • Rapid prototyping of new features
  • Monitor and optimize game performance in collaboration with the Art and Engineering departments

Qualifications

  • Strong knowledge of the Unreal Engine and current 3D graphics techniques
  • 3+ year’s experience as a Technical Artist in computer-generated art, preferably in game development
  • Strong understanding of technical limits and excellent technical problem-solving skills
  • Proficient in scripting and/or programming in Blueprints, Python and/or C++
  • Knowledge of modelling, lighting, texturing/shading, rendering, rigging, skinning, in-game physics and special effects
  • Experience with authoring tools such as Photoshop, 3ds max, etc.
  • Ability to communicate effectively in English
  • Passionate about videogames


Employment details

  • Full-time
  • Status: employment
  • Start: as soon as possible


Benefits

We support you all the way

Relocation bonus and ongoing support and assistance, occupational pension scheme

We care about your well-being

Flexible working hours, fresh fruit and vegetables every day, hot and cold beverages of your choice, in-house massage, fitness Club membership, monthly company events, Berlin public transportation Jobticket

We encourage continuous learning

Extensive games/books library, dedicated Talent Development Manager and participation at various game conferences

We know how to have fun

A variety of exciting Team Events, regular in-house social events, summer and Christmas Party, beer and soft drinks for Friday meetings.

If this sounds exciting to you, and you love to work in a creative environment with people who are passionate about their work, we are looking forward to getting to know you!