Vacancies in Art & Animation

Lead Technical Artist AAA Studio Europe Ref 2261


We are assisting an established and successful studio who islooking for an experienced Lead Technical Artist to join them, to work on theirunique flagship title, to grow and be part of an awesome and dedicated team of talentedgames artists.   


  • Works closely with the Art Director, Technical Director and other Leads
  • Manage, motivate, mentor and lead a team of 3 Technical Artists
  • Collaborate and communicate with the various teams to find solutions to any complex technical issues
  • Oversee development all pipelines – software plug-ins, proprietary tools, new in-game technology
  • Research, develop and implement new tools & scripts – coming up with cutting edge stuff
  • Provide guidelines and advise the teams regarding best practices, risks of any new features
  • Ensuring high quality bar is maintained within the team
  • Prepare, record and maintain all technical documentation   

Skills required...

· A min of 5 years of experience as TechnicalArtist in the games industry

· At least 2 years at Senior/Lead level with ashipped title under your belt

· Real-time rendering pipelines

· Unreal engine 4

· Programming skills – preference for Python, C++

· 2D and 3D content creation tools and scriptingsolutions

· An experienced team leader, prepared to shareknowledge and technical skills, in order to grow the team

· A solutions-driven individual – aproblem-solver 

· Must be able to speak English – good verbal andwriting

Company benefits:

Relocation bonus and ongoing support and assistance,occupational pension scheme

Flexible working hours, fresh fruit and vegetables everyday, hot and cold beverages of your choice, in-house massage, fitness Clubmembership, monthly company events

Extensive games/books library and participation at variousgame conferences

A variety of exciting Team Events, regular in-house socialevents, summer and Christmas Party, beer and soft drinks for Friday meetings.

Please forward your Word formatted CV and your portfolio/showreel linksto 

cvs@big-planet.biz quotingreference 2261

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