Technical Artist

This opportunity is for a full-time position, either in Chicago, IL or Orlando, FL. Iron Galaxy employees are all working from home through at least July 2021 due to COVID-19. This WFH policy extends to anyone that Iron Galaxy hires between now and then. All new-hire onboarding is being done remotely, and any equipment that you might need for projects at Iron Galaxy will be shipped directly to you.


This opportunity is for a full-time position, either in Chicago, IL or Orlando, FL. See why Great Place to Work recently certified us as a great place to work!


Responsibilities

  • Design and develop (with Python, MEL, etc.) tools to automate processes.
  • Prototype new art assets and build asset generation pipelines and tools.
  • Create and maintain technical documentation.
  • Improve the workflow for all art disciplines, in particular lighting and environment art.
  • Integration of art content into the game engine.
  • Communicate and collaborate with other development disciplines.


What else are we looking for? If you possess many or most of these qualities, you may very well be the one we’re looking for.

  • Strong communication and organizational skills.
  • Experience in MEL/Python
  • Experience in Unreal Engine 4/ or Unity
  • Knowledge of engine rendering and lighting
  • Experience working with industry standard engines and software.
  • Solid understanding of the artistic pipeline and workflow.