Technical Artist (Mobile Games)

Ukraine, Kharkiv

About the project:

The successful candidate will join a team at our Kharkiv studio and be involved in the creation of a AAA mobile project. The game is currently in the early stages of development, meaning that this position provides a unique opportunity to develop the look and feel of the project almost from scratch, as well as to build an effective workflow.

During the development of the game, which is planned to incorporate a vast 3D environment, the Technical Artist will be responsible for maintaining the balance between the quality of visual content and performance on mobile devices.

You will have the opportunity to:

  • Work closely with Unity, Google, Apple, and Viber experts
  • Take part in the full cycle of cutting-edge game development – from assembling UIs and writing shaders to Android and iOS optimization
  • Implement new tools to extend engine functionality
  • Work on projects consisting of completely self-developed code, so every possible question will be answered properly


  • Creating visual content and integrating it into Unity3D (models, textures, animation, special effects, and lighting)
  • Working on new game features and creating graphic prototypes
  • Optimizing the performance of the company’s games on mobile devices in close cooperation with the development team


  • At least one year of relevant work experience
  • Knowledge of Unity3D
  • Experience working with 3ds Max/Maya and an understanding of the peculiarities of game engine modelling
  • Basic knowledge of C#
  • Experience working with Adobe Photoshop


  • Experience with version control systems
  • Experience creating CG/HLSL shaders

What we offer:

  • Opportunity to be involved throughout our full product development cycle
  • Professional seminars, workshops, training programs, and the opportunity to attend industry conferences
  • 28 days of fully paid vacation
  • A complete and inclusive medical insurance package for all employees and their children, as well as 24/7 medical assistance
  • Educational English programs, including lessons with native speakers
  • Professional personal trainers with a fully-equipped gym and specialized yoga classes, all housed within our office
  • Free assistance with personal legal matters from our in-house legal team
  • Free assistance planning and booking trips from our in-house travel managers
  • Assistance with relocation from other cities or countries, if applicable

About the company:

Plarium is an international software development company specializing in mobile and browser games. Plarium’s Kharkiv Studio is looking for talented professionals to join our team and help us create exciting new projects. Our games are currently played by more than 250 million users across 150 countries!