Tech Artist

Raleigh, NC
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Position: Mid to Senior-Level Tech Artist

Department: Art

Summary: Imangi Studios is seeking a talented Tech Artist to join our team and help create industry-leading mobile games!

As a mid to senior-level Tech Artist, you will serve as a bridge between programming and art, ensuring that the art team has the ideal tool-set to meet the demands of high-quality mobile game art creation. You will work closely with the Art Director to ensure the quality bar can be met, while maintaining optimal performance across a variety of mobile devices.

Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with the Art Director to achieve the desired visual style by developing performant shaders in Shader Graph and recommending approaches to lighting  
  • Optimize run-time performance of games
  • Assist the programming team with implementing art-related tools and features
  • Communicate with all disciplines to resolve issues and improve game quality
  • Contribute to the long-term vision for technical art and graphics at the studio

Qualifications:

  • 2+ years of profession experience developing shaders and art tools for video games
  • Proficiency with particle effects
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Familiarity with working in Maya
  • Experience working in Unity
  • A strong problem-solving attitude
  • Experience in programming and/or relevant scripting

Preferred Additional Experience:

  • The ability to optimize shaders in code
  • Strong Photoshop skills
  • A knowledge of Imangi games
  • Experience with Perforce