Technical Artist FINGERSOFT / Oulu, Finland

PUBLISHED: August 18, 2022

WHAT WE’RE AFTER

We’re looking for a Technical Game Artist for our Hill Climb Racing 2 game. A technical artist is a bridge between the developer team and the artist team, which ensures that both teams collaborate seamlessly. A technical artist can not only sculpt, draw, or design, but they also possess technical skills such as programming and rigging. If you are self-motivated, proactive, and have the ability to think creatively to overcome technical challenges then we are looking for you!

What you would be doing:

  • Configuring, maintaining and optimizing the art production workflow.
  • Determining and creating tools and packages that the art team should use.
  • Investigating useful and new art techniques for better implementation.
  • Spotting potential art related problems and helping other artists resolve them.
  • Developing graphic rendering workflows.
  • Listening to both programmers and artists and bridging the communication gap.
  • Rendering and post-effects creation.

In this role you will need:

  • Verbal and written communication skills.
  • Knowledge of C++.
  • Knowledge of graphics libraries and shading languages like OpenGL and GLSL.
  • Knowledge of digital art and animation tools like Photoshop and Spine.
  • Experience in a full 2D digital art content creation pipeline.
  • Good artistic skills (proportion, color, composition).
  • Ability to work with and create technical documentations.

WHAT WE OFFER

  • Exceptional employee experience – In a recent employee survey, our eNPS was 86 which is considered exceptionally high!
  • Fair salary and seriously great benefits.
  • Easy-going and relaxed atmosphere.
  • Passionate co-workers of various fields.
  • The opportunity to develop your field inside a growing company.
  • A position in one of the top gaming companies in Finland.
  • Comprehensive relocation support.

WE ALSO APPRECIATE

  • Passion for video games and extensive knowledge of different game genres across all platforms.
  • Portfolio of both art & coding.
  • Previous experience with Cocos engine.

If you think you could be a great match for the position, don’t hesitate to drop us your CV and portfolio. Please add your salary request. Send your application ASAP since the first suitable candidate will be hired.

Want to know more about Fingersoft and this position? Contact antti.loytynoja@fingersoft.com.

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About the Company

GOOD GAMES GREAT PEOPLE

We are best known for the mobile smash hits “Hill Climb Racing” and “Hill Climb Racing 2”, which have a combined total of over 2 Billion installs across all platforms – However, despite our huge audience, we keep things small and personal, with a strong focus on maintaining a relaxed, casual, and informal work atmosphere.

Today we employ more than 100 people from all corners of the globe. Our company slogan is “Good Games | Great People” and we truly believe that the pure essence of what makes Fingersoft, Fingersoft – Is its people. A unique and diverse bunch of battle-hardened professionals at the top of their fields, each united by a love of making amazing video games and having a good laugh.

Our benefits:

  • Gear of your choice
  • Flexible hours with a focus on having a solid work/life balance
  • Health & Dental care, free massage monthly
  • Lunch benefit on top of your salary
  • Bike & commuting benefits
  • Free snacks, fruit & beverages at the office
  • Yearly education, sport & culture allowance
  • Company sporting events, Friday sauna, free usage of company gym
  • Phone & Internet benefit
  • Modern office at the city center of Oulu & Helsinki
  • Relocation assistance