Technical Environment Artist

Redmond, WA
Job Terms:
Start date:
Posted By:
Shawn Sharp

Job Description:



  • Read, understand, communicate and when required implement rendering and pipeline features
  • Work with tools developers to augment and enhance content creation and level tools
  • Unblock and debug artist workflows and tools 
  • Shader development and debugging in hlsl and node-based systems
  • Tools and Pipeline development/debugging in python, C# or C++
  • Ensure levels and content are meeting memory and performance targets using pix or renderdoc
  • Analyze and improve visual quality in all areas of Environment Art​​

Minimum Qualifications & Skills

  • 5+ years of professional development experience on pc and consoles
  • Shipped multiple AAA games on consoles and PC
  • Deep knowledge of art production pipelines, workflows, and DCC packages
  • Highly skilled with C++, C#, hlsl, python,
  • Deep knowledge of game rendering, lighting, and shading
  • Highly Experienced developing for Autodesk Maya and Houdini
  • Experience with performance and optimization across multiple platforms. 
  • Extensive experience with large game engines such as UE4, CryEngine or Unity​


Client Description:

Our client is a large technology company based in Redmond, Washington with a mission to empower every person and every organization on the planet to achieve more. They develop computer software, consumer electronics, personal computers, and related services. This company enables digital transformation for the era of an intelligent cloud and an intelligent edge.

Working here, you will be part of a company that values:

  • Innovation
  • Diversity and inclusion
  • Corporate social responsibility
  • AI
  • Trustworthy computing

Why work with AQUENT? Check out our awesome benefits: https://aquent.com/find-work/talent-benefits

Aquent is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.