Technical Artist

Pune /
DreamGameStudios – Art /
Full-time
About Dream Game Studios:
Dream Game Studios is a game developer and publisher building console-quality realistic mobile games of international standards from India. The company is a division of Dream Sports, which has been featured as a  ‘Great Places to Work’ by the Great Place to Work’ Institute for four consecutive years, with brands such as Dream11, FanCode, DreamX, DreamSetGo, DreamPay, and Dream Capital in its portfolio.

Founded by India's gaming industry veterans credited with multiple international award-winning games, Dream Game Studios' mission is to reach the hearts of the players through deeply engaging, visually stunning, and technically outstanding games.

Working at Dream Game Studios means an opportunity to work on some of the biggest mobile games to come out of India, alongside some of the brightest, most driven, and most gifted minds in the industry.

Website: www.dreamgamestudios.in

Your Role:

    • Liaising between engineering, art and design teams
    • Researching and developing technical tools for games under development.
    • Supporting artists in the 3D art pipeline with asset performance and validation 
    • Creating and iterating on material, post-processing, and environmental shaders
    • Integrating finished art inside the game engine and ensuring final art runs to full visual resolution
    • Maintaining technical documentation
    • Resolving errors/issues related to artMonitoring and optimising performance of the game

Must Have:

    •  Minimum 5 years of industry experience as a technical artist
    • Excellent knowledge of real-time game art techniques (shaders, PBR, texture maps etc.) and game engine techniques (particles etc.) 
    • Detailed knowledge of the technical constraints of game engines, and mobile game optimisation 
    • Optimised shader writing in shaderlab, HLSL or Nvidia CG 
    • Excellent troubleshooting and debugging skills, and proven ability to work both independently and in team settings.

Good To Have:

    • Strong knowledge of Unreal Engine, Maya and Photoshop
    • Rigging, animation and modeling skills
    • Knowledge of Python, MEL Script an asset
    • Ability to generate assets using 3rd party software (Houdini/ Substance suite)
    • Experience in shipping AAA game titles.
Dream Sports is India’s leading sports technology company with 140 million users, housing brands such as Dream11, the world’s largest fantasy sports platform, FanCode, a premier sports content & commerce platform, Dream Capital, a CVC and M&A arm, DreamSetGo, a sports experiences platform, DreamPay, a payment solutions provider, and Dream Game Studios, a game development studio.

Dream Sports is based in Mumbai and has a workforce of close to 1,000 ‘Sportans’. Founded in 2008 by Harsh Jain and Bhavit Sheth, Dream Sports’ mission is to ‘Make Sports Better’ for fans through the confluence of sports and technology. Since 2018, Dream Sports has been consistently featured as the only sports tech company in the ‘Great Places to Work’ survey.

For more information: https://dreamsports.group/