Technical Artist

Art Leamington Spa, Warwickshire


Description

Playground Games is seeking a Technical Artist to join our world class team here in Leamington Spa. This is an opportunity to work alongside award-winning technical and creative talent on an entirely new open world AAA project.

As a Technical Artist, you will be building internal art processes and guiding asset pipeline implementation in collaboration with the Tools and Rendering teams.

Ideally, you'll have experience of working on published console titles with a knowledge of industry tools. Familiarity with art creation pipelines, asset exporting, process automation and procedural creation would be ideal for this role.

Skill Summary:

  • Ability to problem solve, think creatively and support content creators.
  • Experience of working on published titles on consoles preferable.
  • Knowledge of art creation pipelines, asset exporting and process automation
  • Experience with Shader creation and PBR material workflow.
  • Demonstrable ability with MAX or Maya scripting.
  • Experience of game engines and toolsets.
  • Exposure to C#.
  • Exposure to Houdini and/or procedural creation techniques.
  • A passion for games and game visuals.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join one of the world’s most exciting games studios, using cutting edge technology to create world class games, within a strong, collaborative team.