Unreal Technical Artist/TD

Location: London

Milk is an award winning, independent visual effects studio based in London (and remotely) and has ambitious and exciting plans to grow its business.

Our newly established Unreal team is looking for an experienced Technical Artist/TD to become part of the team, producing work of the calibre that Milk is recognised for.

Key Responsibilities

  • Python scripting knowledge for Unreal.
  • Creating procedural tools and functionality via Unreal’s Blueprints system.
  • Able to create standard or complex materials in Unreal. 
  • Optimise the scene via profiling and making sure the scene is optimised from model, texture, shader, and lighting perspective. 
  • Bridge between pipeline team and art team for tool testing, and prototyping.

Must Have 

  • A thorough knowledge of Unreal, alongside Houdini and Maya.
  • A good understanding of the entire visual effects process.
  • Game industry or virtual production experience.
  • A problem solver, adaptable and willing to learn and test new things
  • Fantastic interpersonal and communication skills that help you contribute across the team and different departments

Nice to Have 

  • Experience with VR/AR/XR authoring in Unreal.
  • Experience with virtual production set as an Unreal Operator
  • Experience with C++.
  • Shader programming experience.

About You

  • Passionate about creating exceptional VFX for TV and film
  • Team spirit and go getter attitude
  • Must enjoy the occasional laugh during the hectic stressful times and enjoy sharing a good meme or three.

About Us

Milk is an award winning, independent visual effects studio based in London (and remotely). We create innovative and complex sequences for high-end episodic television and feature films specialising in FX, creatures and environment.

We have a friendly team, offering a collaborative and inclusive working environment; Milk has employees who have been here since we launched eight years ago because of our excellent working environment, and the fantastic work that we have produced. It’s a great mix of creative and technical people, and that makes it an engaging environment to both work and grow in. We are ambitious and have exciting plans to grow our business. 

Interested? Please fill out an application form by clicking here.  and we’ll be in touch.

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