Character Asset Implementer
WHAT MAKES US EPIC?
At the core of Epic’s success are talented, passionate people. Epic prides itself on creating a collaborative, welcoming, and creative environment. Whether it’s building award-winning games or crafting engine technology that enables others to make visually stunning interactive experiences, we’re always innovating.
Being Epic means being a part of a team that continually strives to do right by our community and users. We’re constantly innovating to raise the bar of engine and game development.
What We Do
Push your artistic talent to the limit on a team of world-class environment, character and concept artists who strive to innovate and inspire.
What You'll Do
Epic Games is looking for an Implementation Artist to help us ship character cosmetics for Fortnite. As an Implementer, you will work both with our internal character art team, as well as character art vendors across the globe, to quality check and integrate character art assets into our pipeline. Your technical knowledge of Unreal & DCC apps, as well as your artistic eye, will increase the quality and efficiency of our production process.
In this role, you will
- Technical specification validation of content
- Content Budgets & LODs
- QA on model & texture submissions from external sources.
- Identifying error(s) on surface geometry and finding solutions to address error(s)
- Position is not expected to author final assets, but to receive prototype and final assets and implement them into the game.
- General knowledge of software to apply minor content fixes to collision, lod, texture maps, and UVs where necessary
- can make minor texture edits if required
- Able to grow, can be tasked with low risk assets for growth.
- Train new implementers on the process and tools, and ramp up outsourcing companies
- Aggressively seek ways to improve and automate the implementation process to make it faster and less error prone
- Open communication to various disciplines regarding status and known issues with content
What we're looking for
- Detail oriented, QA mindset for content
- Understanding of how content dependencies work
- Basic art knowledge, basic knowledge of various 2D and 3D applications, and how it relates to real time game art
- Moderate experience with UE4
EPIC JOB + EPIC BENEFITS = EPIC LIFE
Our intent is to cover all things that are medically necessary and improve the quality of life. We pay 100% of the premiums for both you and your dependents. Our coverage includes Medical, Dental, a Vision HRA, Long Term Disability, Life Insurance & a 401k with competitive match and profit share. We also offer a robust mental well-being program through Modern Health, which provides free therapy and coaching for employees & dependents.
Throughout the year we celebrate our employees with events and company-wide paid breaks. We offer unlimited PTO and sick time and recognize individuals for 7 years of employment with a paid sabbatical.
Epic Games spans across 19 countries with 55 studios and 4,500+ employees globally. For over 25 years, we’ve been making award-winning games and engine technology that empowers others to make visually stunning games and 3D content that bring environments to life like never before. Epic’s award-winning Unreal Engine technology not only provides game developers the ability to build high-fidelity, interactive experiences for PC, console, mobile, and VR, it is also a tool being embraced by content creators across a variety of industries such as media and entertainment, automotive, and architectural design. As we continue to build our Engine technology and develop remarkable games, we strive to build teams of world-class talent.
Like what you hear? Come be a part of something Epic!
Epic Games deeply values diverse teams and an inclusive work culture, and we are proud to be an Equal Opportunity employer. Learn more about our Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) Policy here.
Location:Date posted: 2022-07-23