Technical Artist (Unity)

Gear Inc.
Hanoi, Vietnam
Job type: Permanent

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Job Description

We work on top grossing games with fantastic licenses (WWE and other secret ones) and we are looking for a passionate Technical Artist to join our team and push our games to the next level. You will work closely with the team in creating cutting-edge visuals for our mobile games in Unity! 

Main tasks and responsibilities:

  • Help define asset creation pipelines and guidelines to turn a vision into a reality while always considering both artistic vision and technical limitations

  • Implement 2D sprite/UI assets as well as VFX/animations matching the established Art Direction

  • Setting up lighting systems and shaders that are compatible with the memory limitations of target platforms

  • Effectively communicate the most efficient possible direction for any given technical art problem

  • Investigates new techniques, assists in prototyping and helps other developers with technical roadblocks.

  • Training artists in new production techniques and ensuring that those methods are compatible with the constraints of the game engine

Benefits:

  • Chance to work on big game development projects.

  • Chance to work closely with both experienced Vietnamese and foreign experts.

  • Attractive salary and benefits, international, fun and professional working environment.

  • An open and honest culture where people are treated fairly, trusted, and empowered.

  • Flexible working hours. Our normal work week is 40 hours per week (Monday-Friday).

  • 13th-month salary and annual performance-based bonuses.

  • Government social, health and unemployment insurance for Vietnamese staff.

  • Annual health check, annual flu vaccination

  • Paid leave (12 days/year).

  • Health Insurance package

  • Lunch allowance for full-time staff; Free drink (tea, coffee,...)

  • In-house gym including Yoga, Zumba, BJJ, Muay Thai classes.

  • For non-Vietnamese staff, support for making Vietnamese work permits and resident cards.

  • Salary depending on experience and portfolio

Skills & Requirements

Job Requirements:

  • You have a passion for games and visual arts.

  • Extensive Unity experience regarding the creation and implementation of VFX, UI, lighting and shaders

  • Fundamental art skills and aesthetic sense

  • Strong knowledge of real-time lighting and performance 

  • Proactivity and creativity

  • Excellent problem-solving skills

  • Good communication skills - English proficiency needed

  • Have shipped at least one mobile game 

Pluses:

  • knowledge of one or more 3D software packages

  • Experience with Motion Capture processes and pipelines

  • Experience in a scripting and programming languages 

Additional Information

  • Relocation assistance is offered

How to Apply

Required Application Materials:

  • Resume

  • Portfolio/demo (website, blog, online album, Dropbox, etc.) demonstrating yourskills and aesthetic sense

If you’re interested in this position, please feel free to send us your resume and Portfolio at jobs@gearinc.com

About the Company

Gear Inc. is an American owned and operated Game Studio located in Hanoi, at the crossroads of Southeast Asia. A booming hub for innovation and a thrilling place to live and work!

We have an experienced, international team of developers working on top-grossing titles played by millions of casual and core gamers. We are growing our in-house projects and also collaborate with world-class partners like Scopely (WWE, Looney Toons, Star Trek..) on some exciting titles.

We hire exceptionally creative and talented people from all over the globe that bring experience and international standards to the table, but that’s just the start!

Commitment to our people is our real strength and the key to our success. 

Company size: +500 employees

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