Tencent America - Lightspeed Quantum is looking for a motivated and experienced senior technical artist to join its unanounced AAA title team!
You will leverage your skills by providing support for the art production process, working closely with 3D artists and animators.
Your work will help shape our production pipeline and you’ll work collaboratively with the art director and other departments including game design, environment, animation, and VFX to deliver the next-gen AAA title.
This position is a technical artist with a Rigging and Simulation specialism. This means the tasks, while varied, will relate mainly to charcter rigging, deformation, muscle, hair and clothe.
Providing general support for Art team and Design team.
Help setting up pipelines and writing tools to support them.
A relevant degree or professional experience in the game industry as a Technical Artist or Artist.
Over 5 years of AAA production experience, and at least one AAA title credited and shipped.
An online portfolio showing relevant examples of your work.
Advanced skill in skinning and rigging using Maya.
Multiple content development experiences (can be modeling, animation, shader, and VFX)
Good understanding of Unreal/Unity and related tools.
Strong artistic skills and working knowledge of 3D art production.
Good understanding of Python tool and pipeline development.
Communicates and collaborates effectively with the development team.
Strong problem solving and trouble-shooting skills.
Must be flexible and comfortable with prototyping and quick iteration.
An adaptable and continuous learner.
Familiarity working and developing in a multi-platform, multi-project environment.
Understanding of developing pipelines and creating efficient user interfaces.