Cloud Imperium is looking for a Technical Artist. We are looking for a talented, ambitious person who can meet the requirements below.

Technical Artists are responsible for the correct technical implementation of art content. They should be able to solve any technological issues related to art production. In close cooperation with the Art Production and R&D Groups, they should work on improving the existing pipelines and developing new tools for the Art Production Groups.

Responsibilities

  • Working with the Art Groups and Programmers to effectively produce technically correct art content
  • Checking assets in terms of the technical setup for their usage in CryEngine Creating / improving different scripts/pipelines for art asset production
  • Full support of the Perforce branch
  • Troubleshooting asset-related technical issues (3DS Max, Photoshop, etc.)
  • Writing technical documentation
  • Making recommendations on how to improve both product quality and group productivity
  • Providing guidance and assistance to the Art Groups where required
  • Coordinating with the other Studios within CIG to achieve project objectives

Requirements

  • Strong knowledge of 3DS Max/Maya and Photoshop
  • Experience in scripting and programming languages
  • Experience in creating art assets for PC games using 3DS Max/CryEngine/Maya
  • At least three years of relevant experience in the game development industry
  • Self-driven, responsible and detail-oriented person
  • Passion for computer games
  • Ability to adapt to new technologies
  • Strong passion for making the best damn space sim ever
  • Team player


Diversity Statement

CIG is a global company, staunchly committed to cultivating a culture and workplace that celebrates all backgrounds, lifestyles, and perspectives. Together, we are creating a space where authentic recognition, appreciation, and understanding of the importance of diversity is fostered by everyone. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strive to build a team that represents all walks of life, and we want every employee to bring all the things that make them unique to the work environment. The universe is as vast and varied as the people in it, and it’s our differences that make it special.

Covid-19 Hiring Update

During the pandemic we transitioned to a temporary work-from-home model. We are now working through a gradual return to office plan as improvements of the COVID-19 situation will allow. We’re continuing to interview and hire during this time and while Cloud Imperium is overall an in-office operating company, some roles will start out remotely and others will be in-office from day one of employment. As a general policy, we have a Flexitime policy arrangement that allows for some remote working if and when it meets the needs of the role and the company. The details can be discussed during the interview stage. We understand each person’s circumstances may be unique and will work with you. Also, we follow mask requirements as they keep being updated per local regulations when in studio and we're also requiring full vaccination in order to work in studio.

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