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SR. UNITY TECHNICAL ARTIST at Super Bit Machine
Santa Monica, CA, US

Super Bit Machine makes competitive multiplayer arena shooters that unite players on PC and mobile. Join us in Santa Monica and help contribute to our world-class art team!

We are looking for a talented technical artist to work on multiplayer Unity games. You will be working closely with the core development team, software engineers, artists and designers to implement new features and content for Armajet. This is a great opportunity for someone who wants to work with a professional and highly skilled team on competitive real-time multiplayer games for all platforms.

RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:

Integrate assets in Unity without sacrificing artistic vision or exceeding technical limits of minimum specification mobile devices

Architect and implement user interfaces for touch screens, controllers, and keyboard+mouse using Unity’s UI systems

Bridge the gap between art and engineering by creating specifications for production ready code, including at times prototyping in C#

Produce particles, shaders and other VFX for Unity applications

Collaborate with engineers to develop and test new features, prototype shader code, and provide useful feedback during testing phases

Full implementation of character rigging and animations

Proactively train yourself to remain at the forefront of Unity Engine technology

Develop and maintain art production workflow/pipeline by writing scripts/tools to aid artists to create more efficiently

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

You are a Master of the Unity Universe: 3+ years Unity experience including deep knowledge of 3D rendering in Unity as well as Unity animation and particle tools, with Unity 2017.x or newer

Comprehensive knowledge of the fundamentals of modeling, texturing/shading/surfacing, rigging, animation, lighting, rendering, scripting, and tool creation

Must have optimized shaders for mobile device rendering

Examples of your work that demonstrate that you can overcome technical obstacles in Unity and to create engaging experiences on mobile platforms

Deep experience optimizing real-time 3D graphics pipelines for mobile platforms

Understanding of the technical art asset delivery for an entire game for real-time use

Experience working in version control (Git, Perforce, SVN)

Ability to efficiently work in Jira or other project management tools

Strong proficiency in 3D programs (Maya, 3DS Max)

Strong proficiency in Adobe software (Photoshop, Illustrator)

Professional full-time programming using one or more interactive content engines

(e.g. Unity, Unreal, in-house)

Profiling and performance optimization of applications

Communication, in both spoken and written English

Self-organization and working independently

Collaboration and working in teams

Enthusiasm for working with video games projects

BONUS QUALIFICATIONS:

A portfolio demonstrating your ability to make beautiful things in real-time

Experience making real-time multiplayer shooters

Scripting knowledge in Python, MEL, C#

A BS or MS degree in design, games related, or technical field

JOB TYPE:

Full-time onsite

Full benefits package

Unlimited PTO