(Shader/Graphics) Technical Artist with Amazon Game Studios

TEKsystems Digital
Seattle, WA, USA
Job type: Contract

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Job Description

PLEASE DO NOT APPLY UNLESS YOU ARE ABLE TO PROVIDE PERMIT TO WORK IN THE U.S.

Amazon Game Studios is building out a AAA game that will leverage their social game streaming platform Twitch. This will be a battle royale-style game set in a hostile alien world where anything is possible, alliances can be made or broken on the fly, and a 3rd-party Game Master can throw in new objectives/obstacles at a moment's notice. They need a creative team to help with technical art. 

This is a huge opportunity to get one's name in the credits on a AAA game that is going to revolutionize the world of social gaming. This will take streaming to a new level of interactiveness, and they will get to put their name on a piece of gaming history.  

• Expert knowledge of PBR texturing/surfacing/materials
• Expert knowledge of HLSL, Familiarity with Deferred Rendering
• 1+ Shipped titles or 3-5 Years of experience in a similar role
• Open to the possibility of a mid-level Graphics engineer with ability to write shaders in HLSL
• Demo Reel, Portfolio, or Code samples are a MUST
• Deliverables will be writing and integrating performant shaders in the engine with a focus on characters,
• Taking direction from the Lead Tech Artist and hitting visual bar set by the Art Director and Character Lead.
• Team Player, disciplined, solid communication skills
• Excellent multitasking and time management skills

Skills & Requirements

 Shader/Graphics Tech Artist
• Expert knowledge of PBR texturing/surfacing/materials
• Expert knowledge of HLSL, Familiarity with Deferred Rendering
• 1+ Shipped titles or 3-5 Years of experience in a similar role

How to Apply

Email Vicky at vtran@teksystems.com

Subject Line: Shader/Graphics Technical Artist with Amazon Game Studios

Please include resume and portfolio

About the Company

TEKsystems Digital offers the best of both worlds—the flexibility and expertise of a boutique recruiting firm, backed by the powerful recruiting engine and network of TEKsystems, the largest technology recruiting firm in North America. TEKsystems Digital offers a specialized focus on digital, animation, creative and interactive skill sets.