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Expert Materials Tech Artist
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
Locations
Burlingame, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
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Expert
Desired Skills
Adobe Photoshop
Requirements
  • You're an experienced Materials Artist with a strong understanding of the technical foundations behind visually stunning textures and materials in a physically-based rendering pipeline / rendering pipelines in general
  • You are proficient at creating both stylized and PBR materials/shaders using node-based material editors, tiled layered material systems, shader networks, procedural texturing, and HLSL code
  • You have a strong understanding of console, PC and mobile platforms, and how to scale materials to optimize for each
  • You possess a keen ability to communicate and collaborate across disciplines sharing ideas and articulating visions
  • You are inspired by growth and excellence and thrive on sharing your knowledge with your teammates while continually honing your craft
  • Iterating, communicating and creating together is what drives your passion for art and games
  • You're familiar in all the tools, techniques and asset creation pipelines: UE4, Substance Designer, Substance Painter, Photoshop, modeling, baking, texturing
Responsibilities
  • Work closely with the key contributors to construct, oversee and maintain the material pipeline
  • Develop, research and maintain material features to meet the needs of the art direction
  • Author clear, maintainable, performant and well documented material node graphs and code
  • Work with engineering and artists to optimize for scalable performance while still pushing the boundaries of visual quality
  • Collaborate with material artists to ensure smooth feature rollouts and well authored assets
  • Collaborate with designers and other development teams to understand and meet content creator needs of the game
2K

1,001-5,000 employees

Sports-based game development studio
Company Overview
2K’s mission is to enable all gamers to build, connect, escape and dream big with their wide array of interactive entertainment for video game consoles, personal computers, and mobile devices. The company is committed to maintaining and developing some of the most creative, respective and premium games in today’s gaming market.
Benefits
  • Health Care Benefits
  • Health Savings Account (HSA) Including Company Contribution
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan
  • 401k Retirement Plan
  • Life and Disability Benefits
  • Group Legal Plan
  • Wellbeing Program
  • Childcare Benefits
  • Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
  • Generous Compassionate Leave
  • Companywide End of Year Break
Company Core Values
  • Come As You Are
  • Give A ****
  • Treat Our People and Partners the Way We Want To Be Treated
  • Stay Hungry, Be Humble
  • Be Nimble, Pivot Quickly
  • Give and Act Generously