SENIOR TECHNICAL ARTIST

 

Animoca Brands is currently looking for a Senior Technical Artist.  What does that mean?  We are looking for an excited team member to be responsible for the front lines of cutting-edge real-time graphics and technology development. This role helps develop Animoca Brands’ future technology by continually looking for areas to enhance the team's current methods of content creation with innovative and optimized workflows and pipelines. This developer helps deliver the creative and innovative artistic possibilities for the studio.  Please read on for more details:

 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following:

  • ​Understand the whole game production process, and Optimas the gameplay

  • Corporate with Artists to achieve the vision they request

  • Creates our own Custom Procedural Modelling in Houdini (or your own script)  for Game Engine(Unity/ UE4) based on Artist Request , to speed up our production workflows

  • Create Shaders for Artists in Game Engine (Unity/ UE4) to help them achieve their request is a plus

  • Able to do Visual Effects in Game Engine(Unity/ UE4)

  • Build Model/Texture/Rig/Animation for Game is optional

Education and/or Experience:

  • ​More than 5 years of working experience in game related field or industry

  • Strong knowledge of physically based shading and lighting

  • Strong grasp of mathematical concepts and analysis techniques as they apply to technical art

  • Experienced in Procedural Modelling Tools in Game Engine/ in Houdini for game

  • Experienced in Visual Effect in Game Engine.

  • Good Problem Solving SkillSet. Able to find out and raise up the problem and base on the situation to give a proper solution

  • Able to write Shader for Game Engine(Unity/ UE4) is optional.

  • Experience in Modeling and Texture for games is Optional.

  • Good Art Sense is optional.

  • Other Skills: Ability to meet deadlines under tight schedules.  Willingness to receive direction and work closely with a team. Develops and presents new and emerging techniques to the team. Be open and generous in sharing advancements with the game development community.

 

Other Skills:

  • Ability to meet deadlines under tight schedules

  • Willingness to receive direction and work closely with a team

  • Develops and presents new and emerging techniques to the team

  • Be open and generous in sharing advancements with the game development community

Perks:

  • 5-day work week

  • 15 days annual leave

  • Medical, Life & Personal Accident insurance

  • Free company shuttle bus to and from selected MTR station daily

  • Casual work attire

  • Free coffee, tea and fruit daily

  • Multi-cultural work environment (15 nationalities and counting!)

  • Flat company structure: your ideas get heard by the right people very quickly

  • Diverse range of game and app genres: learn and try different projects from time to time

  • Regular (and fun) company activities

  • Other leaves (Marriage Leave, Compassionate Leave, Exam Leave)

To apply for this position please send your resume with position applied, academic transcript (for recent graduates), current and expected salary to careers@animocabrands.com. Please attach any portfolio or showcase of your work such as Games, Websites or GitHub repositories. Short-listed candidates will be contacted.

 

Information provided will be treated in strict confidence and will only be used for recruitment-related purposes. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. Information of unsuccessful applicants will be destroyed after six months.

Posted on November 2, 2020.

Address: 211 McIlwraith Street, Princes Hill, VIC 3054, Australia

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