Technical Artist
Redhill • Helsinki • Full-time
Our Client, Redhill is looking for a talented Technical Artist to be a direct line of technical art support for our upcoming first person shooter's content team.

The ideal candidate is an expert in their field and holds a wealth of knowledge in dealing with the technical issues around content creation for video games.

Responsibilities
  • Working with several different disciplines including lighting, rigging, and animation being generalist enough to support various matters as they may arise
  • Working closely with animators, programmers and artists to solve problems in the content creation process.
  • Demonstrate creativity and technical ability within the constraints of PC development.
  • Providing hands-on support to artists and engineers in regard to asset performance and validation
  • Helping to review creative process and identify opportunities for tool improvements
  • Developing 3D art pipeline tools and extensions with an eye towards usability and efficiency
  • Solving challenging technical issues in the 3D asset pipeline

Requirements
  • 5+ years of experience with 3Ds Max / Maya / Houdini in game industry
  • At least one shipped PC or console game title
  • Knowledge/experience of Unreal development
  • Professional experience as a technical artist/tools programmer
  • Experience in modelling and art tools (Autodesk Maya, 3DS Max, Photoshop, etc.)
  • Experience in a full digital art content creation pipeline (high and low-poly modelling, unwrapping, baking, texturing, level art)
  • Experience in Unreal art content creation (shaders, blueprints)
  • Ability to balance quality and technical constraints
  • Ability to work with technical documentation
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills (The ideal candidate will also have)
  • Experience with multiplayer games and games as a service
  • Good artistic skills (proportion, color, composition)

Benefits
Why should you join Redhill Games?
  • We have a great team of passionate game developers so you will not be alone!
  • We value character – we are all different but have a common purpose. We respect each other's talent and contribution.
  • We are very international – in the team we already have representatives of 12 countries!
  • We speak the same language – Yes, it's English! Among other languages we have Finnish, Swedish, Russian, Czech, French, Portuguese, Vietnamese, Hindi, Arabic, Slovak, German, Hebrew and Greek
  • We love, play and develop games – you will always have someone to play with!
  • Our office is conveniently located downtown Helsinki, with tons of options for transportation, shops and restaurants all within reach.
  • If Finland is not your base, we will help you relocate and you will get to love the country of Moomins, Santa and coffee!
  • Last but not least – we offer competitive compensation and good benefits!
Salary
Competitive
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