Technical Art Director

Dragons Lake Entertainment (DLE) is an exciting new game development studio focused on making excellent AAA games on PC, PlayStation, Xbox, and Switch.

Location:
Kyiv, Warsaw, Limassol, Remote
Languages:
English: Upper-intermediate
Cooperation:
Full-time
Team:
Art & UI

Next great challenge is coming:

Dragon’s Lake Entertainment is looking for a Technical Art Director to skillfully bridge and mediate artists and programmers and lead the expertise of technical art in our Company.

Becoming one of the Dragons you will:

  • Mentor, guide, and lead Tech Art expertise in the Company;
  • Guide and provide constant support to the team members;
  • Help conceive, generate and improve pipeline and processes;
  • Help Team to develop 3D art pipeline tools and extensions with an eye towards usability and efficiency;
  • Work in close cooperation with 3D Artists and Graphics Engineers to ensure that the technology meets art requirements;
  • Cooperate with engineers to improve the graphics engine. Act as a bridge between creative and technical teams;
  • Develop, regularly communicate, and document technical art standards, technical constraints, best practices, and techniques.

Expectations are clear:

  • 5+ years of experience in the video game industry;
  • 2+ years of experience in leading a team of technical artists;
  • Comprehensive knowledge of several CG fundamentals such as modeling, texturing/shading/surfacing, rigging, animation, lighting, and rendering;
  • Familiarity with most of the modern art software packages and expert understanding of at least one (Maya, 3ds Max, Houdini, Substance, ZBrush, etc.);
  • Experience in programming and/or relevant scripting;
  • Production experience with Unreal and/or Unity;
  • Understanding of the rendering process in different platforms;
  • Understanding of cutting-edge processes, tools, and industry techniques;
  • Upper-Intermediate level of English.

Grow with us, we’ve got you covered:

  • competitive financial reward (yes, we are fair enough); 
  • challenges to raise your XPs score (professional trainings and conferences, internal mentorship);
  • health insurance, paid vacation and sick leave;
  • culture of diversity & inclusion to unite the most outstanding talents;
  • community of people who understand your game passion. 

Join Dragon’s Lake Entertainment and take challenges you’ve always been dreaming about.

Open Application