Playground Games is seeking a Senior Technical Artist to join our Forza Horizon team here in Leamington Spa. This is an opportunity to work alongside award-winning technical and creative talent.

As a Senior Technical Artist, you will be building internal art processes and guiding asset pipeline implementation in collaboration with the Tools and Rendering teams.

We are searching for a Technical Artist with experience of working on published console titles with a wide knowledge of industry tools. Familiarity with art creation pipelines, asset exporting, process automation and procedural creation is essential.

Skill Summary:

  • Ability to problem solve, think creatively and support content creators.
  • Good communication and time management.
  • Experience of working on published titles on consoles.
  • Knowledge of art creation pipelines, asset exporting and process automation
  • Experience with Shader creation and PBR material workflow.
  • Experienced with MAX or Maya scripting.
  • Experience of game engines and toolsets.
  • Experience helping development teams and collaborative decision making.
  • Experience with C#.
  • Experience with Houdini and/or procedural creation techniques.
  • A passion for games and pushing the boundaries of game visuals.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join one of the world’s most exciting games studios, using cutting edge technology to create world class games, within a strong, collaborative team.

 

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“I feel very lucky to work at PG! I get to work with a world-class team of developers on AAA projects. I am constantly learning new skills and I get to express my creativity every day. I love that at PG, everybody really wants to make the best game that they can!”