Are you a tech savvy and self-driven person who is ready to break new ground for what will become the new norm of mobile gaming? We are looking for a Technical Artist to join our ambitious and fun-loving team in Helsinki, Finland.
As a Technical Artist at Dazzle Rocks you’re responsible for enabling a breakthrough artistic vision of our upcoming and technically ambitious social MMO game. You work closely with our artists and development team and have a big impact on the 3D capabilities and and look of the constantly evolving, living game world. Together with our other Technical Artist, you will be working on crafting mobile-friendly shaders, character customization systems, and procedural environment among many other interesting and challenging topics. You are a detailed, technical but artistic person who can execute their ideas effectively in practice. In this role understanding of the graphics pipeline as a whole and an interest in crafting the best player experience are valued.
We have our own IP, expanding 3D world with characters, buildable elements, and living, procedural world environment. If you live and breathe all things tech and art and enjoy working in a collaborative and self-managing environment, we might just be the perfect match.
If you’re right at home in a fast-moving and growing start-up environment, let’s connect!
Work on the shaders, textures and 3D art pipeline
Manage asset import/export automation and high technical standards
Define technical asset quality and performance benchmarks
Make scalable solutions for expanding, procedural world generation
Collaborate with the team to build tools for artists, designers and developers
2 years experience as a technical artist / shader programmer
At least one published 3D game with experience from creating and defining technical art from start to finish
Solid understanding of mobile platform rendering technology
Strong skills of shader programming and optimizing asset performance
Passion for free-to-play games and MMO’s
Excellent verbal and written communication skills (English)
Knowledge of 3D and game engine internals
Extensive knowledge of rendering pipelines
Experience from OS-level performance profiling on devices
Passionate, fun & start-up minded colleagues
Collaborative, open-minded and international team
Newly renovated studio space at the heart of Helsinki
Competitive compensation & benefits
Possibilities to develop in your role and skills, be the architect of your own path
Due to the exceptional situation in the world, we are in remote work mode. To make your home office as comfortable as possible, we provide all of the needed hardware and software for you to be at your best during these times. We’ve also come up with great ways to stay connected with the team, even when we’re apart.
We cannot wait to see what you have in store for us!
This job comes with several perks and benefits
Get your caffeine fix to get you started and keep you going.
Easy access and treehugger friendly workplace.
Social gatherings and games; hang out with your colleagues.
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We want to take you from good to great.
Break a leg! Seriously, we got you covered in our company healthcare plan.