Ubisoft Abu Dhabi is a subsidiary of Ubisoft, one of the leading game developers and publishers with more than 9000 employees and 29 studios around the world.
Our first game CSI Hidden Crimes had over 30 Million downloads till date and is available on IOS, Android, Amazon and Facebook.
We launched our second title NCIS Hidden Crimes in September 2016. We are 60 people at our studio, focusing on creating a world-
class, Free to play, cross-platform mobile games!
Ubisoft Abu Dhabi is seeking for an experienced multi-skilled Senior Technical Artist to act as a bridge between theArtistsandProgrammersworking on a game.
Ensure art assets can be easily integrated into a game without sacrificing either the overall artistic vision or exceeding the technical limits of the chosen platform.
Key Responsibilities include :
Drive the implementation and integration of in-game assets
Create benchmark assets and process following and explaining the constraints on the project keeping the visual integrity in line with artistic direction
Point of contact on the art side and on the process and performance issues in-game
Propose optimal solutions while investigating run-time performance issues
Bridge the gap by assisting the programming team with implementing tool and features related to art
Mentor and support other artist, critique their work and help raise the quality of art production across the board
Liaise between Art teams and various stakeholders to provide support for interdisciplinary efforts
Key Skills :
Experience with Unity Engine is a must
Strong digital art and optimization skills with knowledge of modern content creation process (character creation, animation, rigging, environment assets)
Experience in creating custom pipeline for the project accordingly (modeling / animation)
Well-versed in custom Shader development and particle effects creation
Extensive scripting experience for creating custom Maya, Max plugins (python, MAXscript etc.)
Strong proactive problem solving attitude
3D Environment Modelling
Experience in working a range of devices from mobile to console
Excellent communication skills and ability to write clear documentation
Attention to detail from both technical and artistic perspectives
Strong problem-solving and intuitive development skills
Fast and willing learner
5 year + in the mobile games industry as Technical Artist or related experience
Shipped 3 + mobile games in Unity