Senior Technical Artist (Brno, Czech Republic)
About the Role
Senior Technical Artist (Czech Republic, Brno)
Czech gaming studio is seeking a new colleague to help build and release a new realistic hardcore FPS for PC.
As a Senior Technical Artist, you will create technical solutions to find the balance between quality, efficiency, and optimization. Your ultimate goal is to technically support artists to create amazing art while keeping the game’s performance on a high level.
- Creating, improving, and maintaining the efficiency of workflows and content pipelines
- Supporting artists, designers, and other team members by creating tools, defining conventions, and troubleshooting technical issues in Unreal Engine.
- Collaborating with environment art, assets, shaders, material, lighting, and VFX artists, and training the team on asset pipelines and optimization tools.
- Analyzing and improving art asset inefficiencies and optimizing game performance by working with engineers and artists.
- Writing and maintaining performance shaders that support and achieve the desired visual vision.
- Solving problems and removing blockers for artists, empowering them to create exceptional quality at scale.
- Expert overall familiarity with Unreal Engine with at least one full production cycle behind you.
- Strong understanding of performance optimization techniques.
- Strong knowledge of industry-standard software, such as 3ds Max, Blender, Substance Painter, Photoshop, etc.
- Excellent knowledge of Unreal 5 Engine art pipeline.
- Strong understanding of PBR principles and material editors.
- Desire and knowledge of how to push Unreal Engine further.
- A vibrant and inspiring environment among an experienced team of game enthusiasts - you can work with the top people from the gaming industry in the Czech Republic.
- A modern gaming office - It is a serious job, but there is always time and space for relaxing and socializing in our Relax room.
- An opportunity to bring your ideas into our games.
- Competitive salary, bonus, and benefits.
- Company events and an on-site gym.
- Sabbatical leave after seven years working for the company.
- Relocation Package for foreigners.