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Technical Art Director

Culver City, CA

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Very cool startup in VR Music space creating real-time interactive virtual concerts, which broadcast to major streaming and gaming platforms. We take the best of concerts, live streams and video games to create something new.

Lead our Los Angeles-based technical art team to create amazing virtual concerts in Unity featuring some of today’s biggest recording artists.

Job Requirements:

  • Lead a team of technical artists to create solutions for the creative content team
  • Lead R&D initiatives from a technical perspective Act as a liaison between our platform team in Austin and content team in LA
  • Lay the technical production roadmap in partnership with the head of studio
  • Stay up to date on platform release schedule, log artist feature requests
  • Seek out the latest tools and techniques available in the industry
  • Streamline artist workflows and asset organization to maximize show efficiency
  • Foresee future tech hurdles for our show systems
  • Create or spec out technical artist tools
  • Scripting in c#, python, etc

Preferred skills

  • Deep knowledge of video game technical standards
  • Knowledge of “performance optimization” for realtime engines
  • Team management experience, asset management and organization workflows for growing art teams
  • Expert knowledge of unity or similar engine+ shipped titles
  • Familiar with motion capture technology, mechanism, IK, character rigging
  • Knowledge of advanced rendering and post processing techniques, procedural asset generation, audio reactive systems, audiovisual productions
  • Experience with audio and video streaming technology