Unity Technical Artist

  • Montreal, Canada
  • Full-time

Company Description

Who are we?

Ludia Inc. is a Montreal-based video game company that creates and distributes cross-platform digital games. Our innovative and high-quality product portfolio consists of original and world-recognized branded properties such as: Jurassic World™: The Game, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Legends, Dragons: Rise of Berk, Family Feud® 2 & Friends, Kung Fu Panda: Battle of Destiny, Waldo & Friends, and The Price Is Right™. We are a member of the FremantleMedia family, one of the world’s leading content producers. 

Job Description

What are we looking for as a technical artist at Ludia?

The ideal candidate would be self-driven, curious and eager to share his findings within the studio. The candidate will work alongside the production teams to facilitate art assets production and improve the visuals of our productions.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Establish and document the collaboration pipeline between artists and developers
  • Provide continual training to the art team, whether it’s regarding tools or pipelines
  • Deep understanding of the optimization challenges faced during mobile development and advocate best practices with the production teams
  • Further the visual quality of our different titles without impacting the product’s performance
  • Develop scripts and tools to make it easier for artists to work more efficiently

Qualifications

Qualifications:

  • 3 or more years of experience as a real-time 3D artist(level artist, modeler, texture artist); or experience as a game developer with a knack for art and a deep sensibility to the artist’s needs
  • Intermediate to expert proficiency in Unity
  • Intermediate to expert proficiency with Unity Shaders in a mobile context
  • Intermediate to expert proficiency with 3D Studio Max
  • Intermediate to expert proficiency in scripting languages(C#, maxscript, python), a definite plus
  • Acquainted with rigging principles
  • Must be passionate about mobile games
  • Capacity to delve into the unknown while remaining solution focused
  • At least two mobile titles shipped
  • Fluent in French and English.

Additional Information

What's in it for you?

  • Work in the heart of Old Montreal
  • An open concept work environment with an employee game room, foosball, Ping-Pong and pool table, Tiki Lounge and more
  • A broad health and wellness plan that includes annual health assessments
  • Four weeks vacation, RRSP contributions, referral incentives, and an attractive bonus program
  • Free snacks, coffee and tea, as well as catered meals
  • A training budget with free language lessons in English and French
  • A free gym pass starting on day one and access to on-site massages
  • Happy Hour Fridays with beer and wine after work, including our own beer on tap: La Ludique
  • An amazing team of creative individuals who work hard and play hard! Check out this video to learn more:

Videos To Watch