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Mavericks VFX

Toronto, Ontario - Canada
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Unreal Engine 4 - Technical Artist

Description

Unreal Engine 4 - Technical Artist

 

DESCRIPTION
Mavericks is looking for a Technical Artist  with a focus in Unreal Engine 4 (UE4) and other significant experience with game engines. You will be collaborating with our technology team in developing new tools and methodologies to deliver top quality productions using UE4.

Responsibilities:

  • Support integration of assets by artists;
  • Create materials, visual effects and shaders;
  • Work with vfx crew and establish a collaborative pipeline/workflow where assets can be shared
  • Source and implement solutions to technical problems;
  • Work on real-time performance optimizations;
  • Develop tools, blueprints and scripts to optimize the production pipeline;
  • Collaborate with the Technology team to define requirements for various production tools;
  • Help define, manage and document workflows for real-time animation productions;
  • Participate in establishing the optimum pipeline for real-time animation productions.


Required Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 2 years professional experience with Unreal Engine 4;
  • Experience and excellent knowledge in editing materials, lights and creating special effects in UE4;
  • Ability to think creatively and solve technical problems;
  • Demonstrate logical thinking when solving problems;
  • Excellent communication skills, both technically and creatively;
  • Prior experience with vfx on-set experience is an asset

Please send your resume and showreel (if applies) with breakdown via email to jobs@mavericks-vfx.com with the subject line: 
Unreal Engine 4 - Technical Artist