Technical Artist - Other Areas

Starts Within a Couple Weeks
Duration Months
Status Freelance
Rate Up to $76/hr (DOE)
Our social media giant client seeks a Technical Artist to join their team in this 6+ month freelance role!

The Technical Artist will be responsible for the following:
• Partner closely and lead the engineering and design teams in definining and developing content
• Design, manage and maintain the pipeline from artists and designers through to deployment
• Optimize content through enhancing performance and instructing the artists and designers on asset creation, modeling and texturing best practices
• Manage the technical animation pipeline including developing Maya tools and plug-ins for rigging and animation, and hooking up animations
• Develop broad technical expertise to assist in a wide variety technical and artistic tasks
• Quickly solve issues with cross-functional leads
• Thrive in dynamic, fast-paced environment

The ideal Technical Artist should possess the following:
• Experience in working with Maya Python/PyMEL, PySide/PyQt
• Expert ability to work on game development
• Creativity, verbal and written communication skills and problem solving ability are required
• Expert verbal and written communication skills; communication across teams incluging engineers and artists
• Expert ability in creating tools and automation for one or more packages like Maya, Houdini, Substance Painter, Substance Designer, ZBrush, Knald, Marmoset, Photoshop, etc
• Expert in game profiling and optimization techniques
• Experience shipping products with stringent runtime performance constraints, such as complex mobile or 3D applications or games

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Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: cc213@jobalert.creativecircle.com


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