Technical Artist

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Posted 15 February 2023
Salary Negotiable
Job type Permanent
Contact NameJoe Sutcliffe

Job description

Aardvark Swift are working with Free Radical Design on their search for a talented Technical Artist. Free Radical Design is a renowned game development studio with an incredible history of success, and they are currently working on the highly anticipated new Timesplitters game.

Your responsibilities...

  • Work closely with the art team to develop and implement tools and processes to improve efficiency and asset quality
  • Create and maintain technical documentation and best practices
  • Collaborate with programmers and other stakeholders to find technical solutions to art problems
  • Optimise in-game assets to meet performance requirements
  • Maintain and update the asset pipeline to ensure smooth integration into the Unreal Engine
  • Troubleshoot and debug technical issues related to art assets

The skills and experience you'll bring to the role...

  • 2+ years of experience as a Technical Artist in the games industry
  • Strong understanding of the Unreal Engine
  • Proficient in scripting and programming languages, such as Python or C#
  • Strong knowledge of 3D modelling, texturing, and shading techniques
  • Excellent problem-solving and troubleshooting skills
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills
  • Passion for video games and a strong interest in advancing your technical skills 

Free Radical Design offers a dynamic and creative work environment, where you will have the opportunity to work on exciting projects with a talented team. The studio has a reputation for technological innovation and bring an extremely high standard of professionalism to game development in a fun and inclusive environment.