Full-Time

Lead Technical Artist

Harry Potter

Posted on 5/30/2024

Zynga

Zynga

1,001-5,000 employees

Develops social mobile gaming experiences

Consumer Software

Compensation Overview

$105k - $155kAnnually

+ Bonus + Equity

Senior, Expert

Canada

Required Skills
Communications
Adobe Photoshop
Animation
Unity
Requirements
  • Highly skilled at communication with team members
  • Deep understanding of technical requirements of mobile game development
  • 5+ years of experience with Unity
  • Proficient at 3D modeling, rigging and UV texturing with professional 3D software
  • Scripting with C#
  • Working knowledge of MVVM software architectural pattern
  • Experience with C++ or Python tool creation
  • Proficient with optimizing 3D and 2D assets
  • Proficient with Photoshop
  • Technical background in developing scripts and automation tools
  • Proficient with profiling tools
  • 6+ years experience in game development
  • Passion for mobile games
  • Prior experience with version control software
  • Animation and VFX proficiency is a plus
Responsibilities
  • Oversee the Tech Art team
  • Manage and mentor reports
  • Define and enforce optimal performance of visual assets
  • Develop understanding of game systems
  • Maintain and troubleshoot pipeline for in-game assets
  • Develop and maintain tools for production pipeline
  • Create and communicate technical art guidelines
  • Maintain project optimization
  • Provide solutions for performance issues
  • Provide training to team members
  • Create and manage Jira tasks
  • Work with Production to plan features and schedules

Zynga is a leading developer in interactive entertainment, specializing in mobile social gaming with a portfolio of games that are widely popular worldwide. This company excels in creating games that not only engage but also connect millions of users daily, making it an exciting workplace for those interested in innovative game design and development. The focus on accessible and social-oriented gaming within a collaborative and dynamic environment provides a unique opportunity for professionals looking to impact the global gaming community.

Company Stage

M&A

Total Funding

$2B

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Founded

2007

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

15%

1 year growth

14%

2 year growth

25%

Benefits

Compensation - Competitive salary, performance bonuses, opportunities for equity participation, retirement/pension savings support programs

Health - Medical, Dental, Vision covered for employees with participation for employees eligible dependents as well as Disability and life insurance program

Family - Generous parental leave for birth parents, partners and adoptive families. Infertility support, emergency child care and flexible time-off policies

Wellness - Gym benefits, wellness programs, employee assistance programs and generous time-off policies

Food - Food and snacks made in-house or delivered, healthy snack kitchens with drinks and treats, coffee bars, regular social gatherings and happy hours

Work & Life - Flexible time-off policies (DTO), office rest areas, gaming spaces, employee discounts and more

Transit Benefits - Shuttle service in select locations, commuter/parking benefits, secure bicycle storage, business travel assistance

Resource Groups - Women at Zynga (WAZ), zCares charitable giving, zParents, zEndurance adventure club, BZU, zPride LGBTQ+ inclusion and belonging