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Hangar 13

Senior Technical Artist - Shaders

Hangar 13  |   Location: Brno (Slatina)  |   Type of Contract: Full-time

We are looking for an experienced Senior Technical Artist to help create and maintain set of environment, characters, and other shaders.

Responsibilities

  • Work with Engineering to understand technical requirements and limitations of the engine and hardware and expectations
  • Work with Art, Design, VFX and Animation to understand content needs of the game
  • Work with content creators and engineers to create real-time shaders for our advanced in-house game engine
  • Create visually stunning effects and behaviors for interactive assets
  • Assist with render performance profiling, identify problems and optimizations

Requirements

  • Good knowledge of HLSL
  • Knowledge of current real-time render techniques
  • High level of understanding material authoring for PBR pipelines
  • Experience with other in-house ur public shader editor
  • Ability to work independently with a high level of autonomy
  • Knowledge of 3ds Max, Maya and Photoshop
  • Up-to-date knowledge of "next-gen" game art currently leading in the market
  • Proven ability to work well within a team atmosphere
  • Creative problem solving skills

Nice to have

  • Experience in VFX and dynamics
  • Experience with Unreal material editor. Example shaders would be appreciated
  • Knowledge of linear algebra
  • Knowledge of scripting languages: Python, MaxScript, JavaScript, VB
  • Knowledge of Houdini or other similar software
  • BS / BA degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Graphic Arts, Art or a related field preferred
  • At least one released title on current console generation (XB1 or PS4), preferably AAA

Our Offer

  • Friendly and informal work environment
  • Attractive work on globally famous AAA games in a successful company for one of the biggest publishers
  • Access to the most up-to-date SW/HW and technologies
  • Flexible working hours
  • Support for personal skills development
  • Games and consoled to borrow
  • Employee benefits (sick days, meal vouchers, refreshment at work, multisport card
  • Company events for the employees

If you are interested in this opportunity, please send us your CV and portfolio.