Senior Technical Artist

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📅  Posted 18 days ago 📍 United States
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Job Description

  • Title: Senior Technical Artist
  • Salary: $160K - $200K
  • Requirements: 5+ yrs as a Technical Artist (within gaming)
  • Location: 100% remote

Our client, a remote-friendly gaming startup, is seeking a Senior Technical Artist to join their passionate team. This is an exciting opportunity to direct a team building an amazing RPG set in an epic fantasy world!


    Capture/analyze performance data using various profiling/monitoring tools for Unreal Engine 5.2 using tools like Unreal Insights and PIX
  • Identify performance bottlenecks, memory leaks, and other issues that impact gameplay experience
  • Develop/implement performance optimization strategies to improve frame rates, load times, and overall game performance
  • Write custom tools/scripts to automate pipeline tasks
  • Research, develop, and maintain lighting, skybox, and foliage pipelines
  • Collaborate with artists, designers, engineers, etc. to optimize game assets, materials, shaders, and rendering techniques
  • Research/stay up-to-date on the latest industry trends and techniques
  • Provide guidance/recommendations to the team on the best practices for maintaining performance
  • Salary of $160K - $200K
  • Flexible Working Hours
  • Unlimited PTO
  • Fully Remote and location-independent
  • US Based Employees
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • 5+ years experience as a Technical Artist (within game development)
  • Experience analyzing performance captures for Unreal Engine 5 (using tools like Unreal Insights and PIX)
  • Experience creating tools/scripts to assist in game development and maintenance
  • Research/stay updated on the latest industry trends and techniques related to performance monitoring and optimization
  • Self-motivated, excellent work ethic, enjoys collaboration
  • Stoked on problem-solving