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BioWare: Technical Artist (Performance)

Location
Edmonton, AB
Details
Full Time
6 days ago
Requisition Number: 158990

Position Title: Technical Artist 2

External Description:
At BioWare, our mission is to create worlds of adventure, conflict, and companionship that inspire you to become the hero of your story. Our teams drive innovation using cutting-edge tech and tools such as the Frostbite engine and collaborate with thousands of world-class developers across EA's network of studios. We are passionate about games and their potential as a creative medium to reach and inspire people through emotion, artistry, and engaging storytelling. If you share this passion, this is an amazing opportunity to help shape the next generation of gaming.

What the Technical Artist will do at BioWare:
  • Responsibilities:
    • Own and set the standards for performance and memory specs for characters, environments, visual effects
    • Work with programmers, artists and designers to establish metrics, workflows around performance management to ensure that the game operates within established targets
    • Provide feedback for artists and other content creators on performance-related metrics

    Qualifications:
    • 4+ years of experience in the industry
    • Strong communication skills
    • Good understanding of game rendering and lighting
    • Solid understanding of 3D modeling and world-building
    • Experience with animation is a plus
    • Experience with python and/or tools development is a plus

What's in it for you? Glad you asked!

We are proud of the great perks we offer like comprehensive health and benefit packages, tuition reimbursement, pension with company match and, of course, free video games. And since we realize it takes world-class people to make world-class games, we offer competitive compensation packages and a culture that thrives on creativity and individuality. Health, Dental, Financial offered (ESPP and RRSP matching); Bonus and relocation assistance also offered.

More about our location: https://www.ea.com/careers/careers-overview/edmonton

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Company Profile:
Electronic Arts Inc. is a leading global interactive entertainment software company. EA delivers games, content and online services for Internet-connected consoles, personal computers, mobile phones and tablets.

EEOText: EA is an equal opportunity employer. All employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, genetic information, religion, disability, medical condition, pregnancy, marital status, family status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. EA also makes workplace accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities as required by applicable law.

Date Opened: 2019-12-11 17:05:47.153

EEO Employer Verbiage:
EA is an equal opportunity employer. All employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, genetic information, religion, disability, medical condition, pregnancy, marital status, family status or veteran status. We will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal records in accordance with applicable law.
Category
Creative and Graphic Design