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Unity Technical Artist (Remote)

Nerd Ninjas Portland ,OR
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Have a passion for making games and gorgeous visuals? Want to work remotely on a cutting edge geospatial/AR title? Read on!

Nerd Ninjas is a fast-moving, anti-bureaucratic team of fun-loving gamers based in Spokane, WA. We seek a Unity Technical Artist with both creative and technical expertise to pioneer & enhance challenging Unity scenes. These skills will be used to bring millions of simultaneous active players around the globe together for an exciting one of a kind game that merges the real world with a virtual one.

Benefits

  • Work remotely full time (with a team based in the Pacific time zone)

  • Flexible schedule

  • Competitive salary

  • 100% paid Medical, Dental, & Vision

  • Bonuses & incentives

  • Create a mobile/geo AR game for a popular brand with massive potential

  • Our culture is fun and unique (you’ll love it!)

Responsibilities

  • Iterate on Unity 3D scenes to finalize product and other creative requirements

  • Create & optimize performant shaders for stunning visuals

  • Concept & implement juicy VFX

  • Support the art team and unity developers by identifying inefficiencies and recommending and implementing improvements

  • Troubleshoot and solve core technical problems in cooperation with each department

  • Facilitate & improve the asset pipeline between engineers and artists

Requirements

  • 4+ years of experience shipping multiple successful games

  • Expert experience with the Unity Game Engine

  • Expert in scripting with C#

  • Experience creating beautiful VFX sequences

  • Knowledge of optimizing real-time 3D-graphics pipeline for mobile platforms

  • Available M-F 9am-5pm PT

  • Strong English communication skills.

  • Must be a US citizen (sorry, no visas allowed)

  • We’re a drama-free zone (no dictators, gossipers, whiners, or tyrants allowed)

Pluses

  • Solid artistic skills

  • Concept design

  • Experience developing pipelines with Substance Designer, Substance Painter, or houdini

  • Tech art experience with building character customization systems

  • Able to envision creative ways to leverage new or existing ideas and technologies

  • Experience collaborating within a multi-person game studio

  • Has worked remotely before

  • Live in or around Spokane, WA

 

Company Description
We are a well-funded startup of digital mercenaries creeping silently in the shadows to slay an epic project for one of the most powerful forces in augmented reality!

We are masterfully trained in the electronic arts with a combined nerd experience that has published 20+ video games (many of which have been in the App Store Top 10). We've killed it on projects for Disney, Pixar, Nickelodeon, Mattel, Niantic, MTV, and even made our own popular board game. We are bringing together our keyboard-wielding, mouse-flipping skills to create NERD NINJAS. These skills are being used on a top secret project to bring millions of simultaneous active players around the globe together for an exciting new game that merges the real world with a virtual one.

Nerd Ninjas

Why Work Here?

Work remotely & flexibly at a well-funded stealth startup that brings millions of players around the globe together for top secret AR game.

We are a well-funded startup of digital mercenaries creeping silently in the shadows to slay an epic project for one of the most powerful forces in augmented reality! We are masterfully trained in the electronic arts with a combined nerd experience that has published 20+ video games (many of which have been in the App Store Top 10). We've killed it on projects for Disney, Pixar, Nickelodeon, Mattel, Niantic, MTV, and even made our own popular board game. We are bringing together our keyboard-wielding, mouse-flipping skills to create NERD NINJAS. These skills are being used on a top secret project to bring millions of simultaneous active players around the globe together for an exciting new game that merges the real world with a virtual one.

Address

Remote (work from anywhere within the Pacific time zone)
Portland, OR
USA

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