Technical Artist

Helsinki, Finland

Wargaming Helsinki is looking for a Technical Artist.

What you will do:

  • Integrate creative assets (art, sound, effects) into a game without sacrificing artistic vision or exceeding the platform’s technical limits
  • Act as a bridge between the creative and engineering teams
  • Help the creative team diagnose and solve technical problems so they can realize their artistic vision
  • Investigate and document new techniques and best practices, implementing them and training the team
  • Use tools and scripts as necessary to optimize workflow so that each discipline can focus on their core contribution
  • Optimize content for memory and performance gains while maintaining our high standards for user experience
  • Contribute to technical solutions and pipeline design for the production and delivery of art assets to help maximize our technology
  • Create content and integrate it into Unity3D (models, textures, animation, special effects, and lighting)
  • Work on new game features and create graphic prototypes
  • Optimize the performance of the company’s games on mobile devices in close cooperation with the development team


  • 1+ years’ experience in a comparable position/industry or a strong academic track record and portfolio
  • Strong technical background and a positive, curious attitude
  • Experience in game/mobile game development pipelines
  • A passion for games and a healthy respect for our players
  • Able to communicate and coordinate between technical and creative teams
  • An interest in and aptitude for optimizing assets for narrow-bandwidth or low-performance environments
  • Energetic, proactive with great communication skills
  • Detail-oriented and efficient, high self-motivation and initiative
  • In-depth knowledge of Unity
  • Experience working with 3ds Max or comparable software and an understanding of the peculiarities of game engine modelling
  • Good C# programming skills

Additional info:

Why you’ll love WG Helsinki:

  • Opportunity to work with an experienced, humble and nimble development team with one mission: Make. Legendary. Games.
  • Autonomy and independence: take decisions without layers of management or bureaucracy
  • You’ll be part of the international Wargaming ecosystem
  • Competitive compensation and benefits plan