Character Technical Artist

THE STUDIO

We are a company by gamers, for gamers. We are looking for ambitious and highly skilled people who share our passion for making outstanding games. You will need to be ready to take on the challenge of being part of a small but experienced and ambitious team, not be afraid to get your hands dirty, have a can-do attitude and a willingness to go the extra mile. For those up to the challenge, it’s going to be a thrilling ride.

Character Technical Artist

As a Character Technical Artist, you’ll be creating character rigs, skinning characters, as well as working with animators, technical artists, designers and engineers to get those characters fully functional in the game. You are the central hub where creativity and technology meet. You will report to the Technical Art Director. As a successful Character Technical Artist, you will leverage your stellar troubleshooting skills to ensure that our players experience the best possible animation and gameplay experience possible.

Responsibilities:

  • Create rigs, skin characters, export and configure the asset for the game engine
  • Collaborate with animators and designers to determine character movement requirements 
  • Validate character animation functionality and troubleshoot when problems arise 

Requirements:

  • 3+ years experience as a Character Technical Artist with at least 1 shipped title
  • Proficient using Maya and Python
  • Experience with getting animated characters implemented in game engines
  • Experience with animation game engine tools
  • Expertise in 3D character rigging, character skinning and game engines
  • Understanding of animation state machines and blending
  • Strong troubleshooting skills

Bonus:

Experience using mGear and/or creating procedural rigs

Experience animating characters for games

In order to apply, please provide us with a link to your portfolio that gives us an overview of your skills and abilities. 

 

Tamir Nadav
Tamir Nadav

APPLY & JOIN THE TEAM

We are a company by gamers, for gamers. We believe that truly good and deeply compelling games are timeless and ultimately prevail over fine-tuned shallow addiction cycles. Our mission is to make deeply engaging and technically outstanding games, while embracing all the opportunities of new platforms, new business models and a games industry in flux.

We are looking for ambitious and highly skilled people who share our passion for making outstanding games. You will need to be ready to take on the challenge of being part of a small but experienced and ambitious team, not be afraid to get your hands dirty, have a can-do attitude and a willingness to go the extra mile. For those up to the challenge, it’s going to be a thrilling ride.

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