Apex Systems, Inc. 3D Artist - 1287109 in Redmond, Washington
Description3D TECHNICAL ARTIST - W2 Contract • LOCATION: Remote, need to work PST hours • # of OPENINGS: 1 • EST. START/END DATE: 08/24/2022 - 06/30/2023 • BUSINESS HOURS::40 hours a week Monday-Friday, No OT JOB DESCRIPTION:The Technical Artist position is a hands on development and support role, focusing on art-related technical tasks to help improve upon our ability to deliver world class experiences.RESPONSIBILITIES: *Work closely with the studio technical art director and other development leads as we explore new technical initiatives to empower our product's unique creative vision. *Provide support for a wide range of art related technical issues. *Aid in the development of tools and techniques with a focus on improving lighting, performance, and workflows. *Help to deliver optimized content, ensuring artistic quality and performance across multiple platforms with a wide range of technical specifications. QUALIFICATIONS: *3+ years of art development experience with a minimum of 2 years in a technical artist position. Prior experience in game development is welcome but not required. *Solid written and verbal communication skills. *Familiar with most modern art software packages and an advanced understanding of at least two of them. ( Maya, 3ds Max, Houdini, Substance, ZBrush, etc. ) *Experience with Unreal Engine 4 or equivalent. *Scripting language experience ( Lua, Python, or C# ). *Shader development experience and a good understanding of current and next gen rendering technologies is a bonus. EEO Employer Apex Systems is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, genetic information, registered domestic partner status, marital status, disability, status as a crime victim, protected veteran status, political affiliation, union membership, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. VEVRAA Federal ContractorWe request Priority Protected Veteran & Disabled Referrals for all of our locations within the state.We are an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other protected characteristic. The EEO is the Law poster is available here.