[PAID + CONTRACT] Unreal Technical Artist (m/f)

Deep Silver FISHLABS is a Hamburg-based developer and publisher of high-quality video games for mobile and stationary platforms. Since December 2013, the studio is part of the Koch Media Group, a world-leading producer and marketer of digital entertainment products such as software, games and movies. The 90-strong, multinational team of Deep Silver FISHLABS has been making critically acclaimed and commercially successful video games for more than 13 years. The studio’s award-winning portfolio of casual, mid- and hardcore games is composed of own IPs such as Galaxy on Fire 3 - Manticore and Dead Island Survivors as well as publishing titles such as Warp Shift and Jumping Joe. Deep Silver FISHLABS’ space action shooter Galaxy on Fire - Manticore RISING for Apple TV received a German Developer Award 2015 in the category “Best Technical Achievement”. Two years later, Galaxy on Fire 3 - Manticore was granted an Editors’ Choice accolade by the iTunes editorial team.

Your Crew You will work together with an experienced team of developers and a small multi-national art team where you can assume ownership and enjoy creative freedom.

Mission Briefing

  • Assist and support Artists and Designers working with Unreal Engine 4

  • Establish and maintain the art asset pipeline for Unreal Engine 4 projects

  • Ensure that the high-quality bar established in the Art Direction is maintained and the game runs at defined frame-rates.

Freelance work on-site in our Hamburg office could also be an option.

Your Skillset

  • Very good overall understanding of the Unreal package.

  • At least 3 years of professional experience with the Unreal Engine.

  • At least 1 published AAA title.

  • Good understanding of the Unreal Engine 4 material system and PBR.

  • Good understanding of Unreal Engine 4 lighting, particles and dynamics.

  • Good understanding of Unreal Engine 4 Blueprints.

  • Good understanding of Unreal Engine 4 profiling tools.

  • Ability to self-manage and meet deadlines.

  • English language- and very good communication skills are required.

  • Software:

    • Unreal 4

    • 3DStudioMAX

    • Substance Suite

    • ZBrush

    • Photoshop

  • Scripting experience (Python, MaxScript) as well as experience working with consoles like XboxOne and Playstation4 would be beneficial.

Mission Support

  • Here’s to you! Fresh fruit, free beverages and special conditions for gym membership

  • Do it! Personal responsibility, freedom and short decision-making routes

  • The Unit! Open office, friendly atmosphere and with professionals always willing to lend a hand

  • There you are! Centrally located, bright and modern offices where creativity flourishes

  • *Have Fun!*Of course play some games along the way

  • And what else!? Learn more about your new professional homebase

We are looking forward to your application. To give us a more extensive first impression of you, a substantial application will be appreciated. The minimum content should be a short motivation letter and your CV. If you have questions regarding the application just drop us an e-mail at [EMAIL=“jobs@dsfishlabs.com”]jobs@dsfishlabs.com. An application via our online tool is preferred.