Lead Tech Artist

AAA Studio - New IP - Competitive Salary

Job Type
Salary on application
18 days ago

If you're an experienced Technical Artist looking for the opportunity to work with a AAA studio on a new IP in the UK, Skillsearch wants to hear from you. We are helping a successful game studio find a Lead Tech Artist for their team in Bromley, and the role offers an excellent salary and benefits for your expertise. 

The Lead Technical Artist will be responsible for leading, planning, and implementing state-of-the-art solutions for the Art team. You will set great examples and help mentor more junior Technical Artists to maintain a consistently high standard of support across all disciplines within the studio. 

Some of the duties you can expect to take on as Lead Tech Artist will include: 

  • Creating state-of-the-art visuals that complement the game design and help deliver an exceptional product 
  • Collaborating with the Art, Engineering and Production departments to ensure all dependencies are met 
  • Managing the game’s run-time performance and memory consumption optimization efforts 
  • Mentoring and helping the Art team develop workflows and high standards for efficient content generation 
  • Developing and maintaining Employee Growth Plans to mentor more junior Technical Artists at the studio 

Extensive knowledge of Unreal Tech and application scripting experience in DCC are required to apply. The Lead Tech Artist will also need: 

  • Intimate knowledge of the content creation pipeline (modelling/Uv’ing, texturing/shading, lighting, FX and rigging/animation) 
  • Demonstrable knowledge of modern game content creation workflows 
  • Experience as a Lead Technical Artist on shipped AAA titles 
  • Good knowledge of Linear Algebra, Calculus, and related mathematical concepts found in 3D technologies 

In return for your dedication, collaboration, and commitment, you will receive a generous salary and benefits package, joining a welcoming and inclusive culture. 

To learn more or to apply for this exciting full-time Lead Tech Artist job in Bromley, please get in touch with Sam from Skillsearch at sr@skillsearch.com today. We'd love to help you get your next role and enable you to fulfil your professional ambitions. 

Here at Skillsearch, we're a recruitment company. In the simplest form, this means we place people at new companies - but it's so much more than that. For the past 30 years, we've been busy helping people (like you) with sought after skills find jobs in the Games, Interactive and Enterprise Systems industries all around the globe. Our company comprises a team of dedicated consultants that work across various niche technologies, including Games, Virtual Reality, AR and XR, Workday, Oracle, Peoplesoft, and eCommerce. We are always exploring other cutting-edge markets. Follow us to see a few of the jobs we're working on, find out which events you can see us at, and keep up with news in the technology, gaming and interactive world. Welcome to Skillsearch! 

Years of experience and salary levels are shown purely as a guide. We will only consider applications from candidates that can demonstrate the skills or experience required for the role.

Please be aware that while we would love to respond to every application we receive, due to high numbers we cannot guarantee this. We do however appreciate any time you invest into the application and will make sure to get in touch should anything in future more closely fit your skillset.

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Sam Rummery

Game Art Consultant

Besides throwing shapes at his favourite bar, Sam’s second favourite Brighton-based activity is finding the best game art talent in the office. But when he’s not busy with either of these things, he’s got his hands full with his three pet lizards, scorpion and tarantula waiting for him at home!

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