Gameloft Toronto is looking for talented Technical Artists!

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A leading publisher of digital and social games, Gameloft® has established itself as one of the top innovators in its field since 2000. Gameloft creates games for all digital platforms and is present on all continents, distributing its games across 100 countries and employing over 6,000 employees.

As the Technical Artist at Gameloft Toronto, you’ll be working with some of the best talents in the world from hit games and franchises including Disney Magic Kingdoms, The Blacklist: Conspiracy, and Uno and Friends, which were created in this studio.

Job Description

•Be a bridge between artists and programmers.
•Work closely with the team leads, producers, and art director.
•Act as a technical advisor; inform teams of foreseeable issues and technical limitations.
•Research and prototype cutting-edge tools and rendering techniques.
•Find creative solutions to realize artistic visions within the technical limits of the target platforms.
•Create shaders and effects to enhance the visuals of the game.
•Design, build and maintain art content pipelines.
•Develop scripts and tools for artists to optimize their workflow.
•Mentor artists in the chosen methods and tools of production.
•Work on a wide range of games, with a variety of technologies and game engines.

Additional duties:
•Research/oversee/implementation of map types, pixel shaders, and particle systems if applicable;
•Set up of project directory structures and naming conventions;
•Advisory/Mentor role for revision control softwares (SVN) – methods and practices;

Qualifications

•Understanding and experience of mobile device limitations and challenges.
•Expertise in 3D graphics and excellent knowledge of the 3D production pipeline.
•Proficiency in 3DSMax and Photoshop.
•Proficient with the following: MaxScript, Python, dotnet/C#, javascript and GLSL/HLSL.
•Excellent knowledge of the limitations of each 3D production department.
•Strong sense of technical and artistic aspects.

Additional Information

Why join Gameloft?

• You want to be part of an exceptional experience, within a company that is constantly growing.
• You want to work with talented people who are industry pioneers.
• You want to join a global company and meet great people around the world from all walks of life.
• Or, you are just looking for a fun place to work!

What can Gameloft Toronto offer you?

• Health insurance coverage
• Employee Assistance Programs
• Meal and transportation discounts
• Social club events
• Fresh Fruit every morning!


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