Job Summary :
The Technical Artist acts as a bridge between the artists and programmers, ensuring the art content and features are easily integrated into the game, while respecting the artistic vision and technical constraints of the project.
Your role is to support the content production art teams in achieving top-quality results within the context of the project;
You will works closely with the Technical Directors and the programming team to help implementing technical art features and new technologies in the project.
Implement optimizations and monitor the performance of the game;
Identify and Implement art-pipeline optimizations and automatizing;
Create technical benchmarks to be used in production;
Implement technical art features with the help of the programming team;
Offer technical support to the art team in day-by-day production issues;
Create and maintain technical documentation;
Share with the other artists best-practices and new tools.
Minimum 1 year experience in a digital art content creation pipeline, ideally in the video game industry;
The number and variety of tech-art areas of interest in your past activity is also important.
Skills and knowledge :
Very good problem-solving skills;
Ability to communicate effectively with both technical and non-technical parties;
Training and tutoring skills are a plus;
Experience in a full digital art content creation pipeline (high and low-poly modelling, unwrapping, baking, texturing, level art);
Experience with game editors and engines is considered a plus;
Good artistic skills (proportion, color, composition);
Ability to create technical documentation;
Knowledge and Interest in the following tech-art areas :
o Rendering and Post-Effects
o Special FX
o Rigging and animation
o Physics simulations;
Fluency in English
Benefits that you can enjoy :
Medical services to keep you safe and sound;
Meal tickets to use wherever you want;
Fresh fruit that are available in the office each week;
Various training and knowledge sharing programs, both in Romania and abroad;
Access to most of our games up to date for research and fun;
Team activities once a month : movie tickets or other fun activities;
Ubisoft Craiova has been an important component in strengthening the foundation of one of the first gaming companies ever established in Romania.
The studio has had experience in the development of video games since 2008 and now works on the production and testing of some of the biggest AAA brands of international reputation, such as Ghost Recon.
The studio is also a valuable collaborator to the Technology Group, which helps to develop tools, middleware and online solutions used in the Ubisoft games.
At Ubisoft we create worlds where people can express themselves, explore and discover new possibilities. We are always committed to enriching player lives with original and memorable gaming experiences.
You will get the opportunity to grow and collaborate with highly talented teams from around the world and work in an open environment where everyone is eager to share their knowledge.
Challenge accepted? Join us and create the unknown.