Technical Artist

Kyiv, Ukraine
Art Production

Wargaming is looking for a Technical Artist to work on an unannounced project on Unreal Engine.

What will you do?

  • Working with art resources and assets
  • Be the link between artists and developers
  • Materials set up and shaders development
  • VFX creation
  • Render optimization

What are we looking for?

  • 2+ years working in the position of Tech Artist in the gaming industry
  • Solid understanding of lighting, particle systems, post-processes, material setup, physics and general workflows inside UE4
  • At least 1 years of experience in gaming industry working with blueprints in Unreal Engine
  • Practical experience with Niagara Particle System
  • Proficient scripting and/or programming in python or C++
  • Strong experience with Houdini
  • Understanding optimization challenges and having the ability to use and share techniques to overcome those challenges
  • Identifying bottlenecks and limitations in the pipeline and tools and development
  • Documenting recommendations to improve limitations in pipeline and tools
  • Understanding of PBR materials, knowledge of current gen-technologies for working with graphics and application in game development
  • Experience with software packages for modeling / baking / texturing (Maya, 3D Max, Substance Designer / Painter, Blender, Photoshop, ZBrush or analogues)
  • Ability to create 3D game assets with subsequent implementation / configuration in Unreal Engine

What additional skills will help you stand out?

  • Experience working in games as a VFX artist
  • Experience with animation blueprints, locomotion and state machine

About Wargaming:

Wargaming is an award-winning online game developer and publisher headquartered in Nicosia, Cyprus. Operating since 1998, Wargaming has grown to become one of the leaders in the gaming industry with 5,500 employees and 18 offices spread worldwide. Over 200 million players enjoy Wargaming's titles across all major gaming platforms. Our flagship products include the free-to-play hits World of Tanks and World of Warships, as well as World of Tanks Blitz — the critically acclaimed mobile tank shooter with cross-platform support.

A career in our company is always an interesting challenge, as well as the experience that you gain working together with world-class experts.

Are you up to the challenge?!

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