Full-Time

Senior Technical Artist

Keywords Studios

Keywords Studios

5,001-10,000 employees

Global video game industry services provider


Senior

Newcastle upon Tyne, UK

Required Skills
Animation
Requirements
  • Must have an excellent working knowledge and proficiency in Maya and/or 3DS Max and an excellent in-depth knowledge in Python.
  • Must also have some knowledge of Houdini.
  • Experience of working within game development for at least 4 years.
  • At least three published titles.
  • At least two full project cycles in an intermediate art position.
Responsibilities
  • Establish and maintain project art pipelines from inception and throughout the project life-cycle.
  • Support the art and animation team requirements and assist with resolving technical issues.
  • Creating and integrating in-house toolsets and create materials/shaders.
  • Ensure all artwork hits memory and frame rate guidelines/restrictions by means of performance profiling.
  • Collaborate with the artists and feedback on how they can improve the performance of the in-game assets while maintaining visual fidelity.
  • Able, when required, to take ownership of specific features of the game.
  • Ensure all artwork adheres to guidelines regarding naming conventions, texture layering structures etc.
  • Keep up to date with industry advancements and technologies and share knowledge with the art team.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$487.8M

Headquarters

, Ireland

Founded

1998

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

12%

2 year growth

32%
INACTIVE