Breda University of Applied Sciences is an independent and international higher education institution, specialising in the disciplines of Games & Media, Hotel, Facilities, Logistics, Built Environment, Traffic and Tourism & Leisure.

The institute seeks to create a distinct profile for itself as a centre for education, research and knowledge. It is in this capacity that the institute is committed to making a contribution to our globalising society by training young people to become responsible professionals – in conjunction with international industries. Furthermore, the institute aims to create a stimulating workplace for both students and staff, enable them to integrate knowledge and skills, develop their talents to the fullest and apply them to society in a professional and responsible manner.

The Academy for Digital Entertainment of Breda University of Applied Sciences offers bachelor’s programmes in Game Architecture & Design and Media & Entertainment Management. The CMGT Game Architecture & Design programme is a full development programme teaching all aspects of game development. The Media & Entertainment Management programme has specialisations in Media & Entertainment Marketing, Production and Content. The Academy also offers a Master in Media Innovation as well as a Master in Game Technology.

Our programmes are both rated Number 1 in the national rankings (National Student Survey and Elsevier) because of the vocational approach and quality and experience of the staff. The staff of the academy are recruited from all over the world (e.g. USA, UK, Australia, Italy, Belgium, and the Netherlands) and all courses are taught in English.




For our experienced international entertainment development team we are looking for a

Lecturer Technical Art 1.0fte

Job profile

The activities to be performed include:

  • Delivering lectures and workshops to students on both bachelor and/or master level.
  • Coaching and supervising students in Game-Lab, our in-house game development studio.
  • Supervising internships, specialisation and graduation projects.

Candidate profile  

  • Recent and demonstrable experience as a technical artist in a medium to large game studio. As a member of an international team you worked on AAA games with a focus on high production values.
  • Skill-set includes; rigging, scripting, FX, tool development, Unreal.
  • Subject matter preferably technical animation, visual effects, tools and/or procedural content.
  • Relevant experience with the latest art pipelines, technical requirements and tool-sets.
  • Proven aptitude for art and good eye for detail.
  • A recent portfolio of work (website preferred); applicants without a portfolio will not be considered.
  • A master’s degree is desirable as well as experience in the academic field. Applicants with a bachelor’s degree will be supported obtaining a master during their first years of employment.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English.

Salary & benefits

Breda University of Applied Sciences provides assistance to guide expatriate employees through the process of relocation and settling in. Dutch tax authorities may offer tax reduction to applicants from abroad (which makes tax rates comparable to the UK and US).

The salary for this position will be at level 11 of the CAO-HBO (Collective Labour Agreement), earning in between a monthly minimum of €3,477.27 and a maximum of €4,777.65 gross (full-time). You will be officially appointed in the function of Lecturer. You will receive a fixed annual benefit of 8.3%. Apart from this, Breda University of Applied Sciences offers you an 8% holiday allowance and a compensation for your health insurance. With a full-time position and a working pattern of 40 hours per week you are entitled to 10.7 weeks of holiday leave (including public holidays).   

Applications

We would like to invite you to apply via the online application form, the link for which is provided on this page. Applications via e-mail or letter will not processed. If you already have an account in our Talentpool, you can log in and use 'Apply to this position' directly. The information in your profile will be used for your application, which will save you time filing your application. If two candidates of matching ability are short-listed, preference will be given to the internal candidate. For more information please contact Ronny Franken, Visual Arts Coordinator and Lecturer at franken.r@buas.nl.





Job type:
Contract

Working hours:
Full-time

Application deadline:
25/10/2018

Expected Start Date:
01/11/2018

Location:
Breda

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