TELECOMMUTE – Canada
Senior Technical Artist
Clipwire ? Art
Clipwire Games is one of Canada’s largest video game companies and the creator of Bingo Story, the top grossing game by a Canadian developer.
Founded in Toronto over 10 years ago, we’ve had tremendous success and are poised for another decade of record growth.
Our company is built on strong values, work ethic and intelligent data driven growth. We work hard, have fun, innovate and level-up every day.
To work at Clipwire means becoming part of our future right now. We have reached our current growth rate because we support, promote and develop our team so that they can make great games. Come find out what all the buzz is about!
Create and improve art production workflows, tools, pipelines, and asset optimization/integration of games within Unity
Work closely with artists, project managers, engineers and the rest of the Technical Art team
Guide and contribute to rendering and shading techniques and processes
Research prototyping cutting-edge tools and rendering techniques
Find creative solutions to realize artistic visions within technical limitations
Mentor and develop other tech artists
Solid game industry experience, specifically 3 + years in a technical artist role
Exceptional eye for quality; the ability to take a layout and ensure it ends up in the game looking true to the original while honouring device limitations
5+ years development experience in Unity
Comfortable with troubleshooting art technical problems
Knowledge of art optimization techniques for mobile games
Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
Experience in Unity Scripting (C#)
Unity rendering, graphics compression and art pipeline expertise for mobile games development
PHP programming experience (nice-to-have)
Degree in Fine Arts, Computer Science or Engineering
Build games and work on projects that you’ll be proud of
Competitive salary, bonus, and benefits package
Work in a fun, collaborative, feedback-focused environment
Clipwire is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants without regard to race, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, national origin, age, disability, medical condition, religion, marital status or veteran status, or any other basis protected by law.
Art & Creative , Entertainment & Media , Gaming , PHP