2020-04-06 10:03:54 Jump

Art Technical Director - Gaming


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Our client, a leader in the video game industry, is looking for an Artistic Technical Director for whom passion and ambition for video games are essential!

Salary :
To be discussed
Duties
  • Establish technical processes for the production of visual effects in collaboration with the programming, game design, and animation, while respecting technical constraints;
  • Elaborate the training courses required according to tools used by the artistic team;
  • Develop new techniques and processes to resolve the challenges of the production of visual effects;
  • Innovate and resolve the artistic technical problems for the development of tools used in the production of video games, in order to improve work processes;
  • Work effectively with the programming team by representing the artistic side;
  • Look for a visual and technical innovative point of view, in the way of working with the creative processes;
  • Inform in a precise way the processes and the procedures;
  • Reject and redefine the limits of the systems and the art for the projects;
  • Correct the errors and assess the new tools;
  • Interact and communicate in an effective manner, with the administrators at the level of the project and studio;
  • Ensure the supervision of some members of the artistic team, if necessary.
Experience and qualifications
  • College or University degree in 2D and 3D Art and/or programming or any equivalent training courses
  • A minimum of 5 years of experience as a 3D Artist
  • At least 2 years as Artistic Technical Director
  • In-depth knowledge of written and spoken English
Technical skills
  • Support (and Troubleshoot) in the development of the games
  • Thorough knowledge of trades related to the production of video games
  • Detailed knowledge of the technical constraints of machines and various game platforms
  • Knowledge of software 2D and 3D computer graphics
  • Knowledge of a data protection system (ex : Perforce, VSS, Alienbrain)
  • Knowledge of Script language
Interpersonal qualities
  • Provide leadership and have a good sense of responsibility
  • Have a good ability to express ideas
  • Focus on achieving superior results
  • Be a strong team player
  • Have an analytical and synthetical mindset
  • Able to adapt to changes and able to work under pressure within the agreed timeframes
Marc-André Ouellette

Associé principal / Consultant sénior

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marcandre@jumprecruteurs.ca

514-658-JUMP (5867) poste 201

Cell 514-424-7940

I am interested !