Unity Certified Expert – Technical Artist: Shading & Effects

Expert Technical Artist: Shading & Effects

Set the standard with the only professional certification for Technical Artists working in Shading & Effects. Validate your expertise and demonstrate to employers that you have the technical skills and applied knowledge required for senior roles in the game industry. Unity Expert Certifications are available to take online and at more than 5,200 testing centers worldwide via the Pearson VUE network.

Demonstrate your mastery of Shading & Effects

The Shading & Effects Technical Artist focuses on delivering the visual intentions behind the game. Artists with skills and competency in shading and effects often work with other Technical Artists and Effects Artists to prepare assets or enhance prepared assets. Shading and Effects artists are responsible for implementing the look, style, theme, and aesthetics of the game. Artists with these core skills implement real-time and baked lighting, create and customize shaders and rendering systems, and create particle systems and effects that interact with other assets.

This certification is for game industry professionals who have the equivalent of several years’ experience in roles such as Shader Writer, Lighter, and Effects Artist.

Once you’re certified, you’ll receive a verifiable digital badge which will be your online credential that you can share. You can add it to your resume, website, or blog, put it in your email footer, or share it on social network such as LinkedIn, Facebook, and Twitter. Certification is valid for two years.

An advanced professional certification for the global game industry

Technical Artist: Shading & Effects exam

The Unity Expert Technical Artist: Shading & Effects exam is now available online and in-person through Pearson VUE’s global network of testing centers, which provide an easy and reliable way to schedule an exam near you.

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