You are using the web browser we don't support. Please upgrade or use a different browser to improve your experience.
"icon arrow top"

ENVIRONMENT ARTIST (TEMPORARY ASSIGNMENT) - Santa Monica, Ca Expiring soon

847196

Naughty Dog

Negotiable

Santa Monica, United States

United States

Art and Animation

ASAP

23/07/2019

21/09/2019

Associate

Temporary | Full Time

No

This position is for a temporary engagement through our staffing partner Yoh Services.

Candidates must be authorized to work in the United States for this position.

Responsibilities:

  • Create models and assemble scenes for both architectural and organic environments
  • Trouble-shoot levels and maintain them to stay in frame rate, memory and design spec
  • Additional responsibilities may be assigned as needed

Requirements and Skills:

  • Experience modeling environments for games using Maya, or related experience/software
  • An exceptional understanding of form, shape, structure, and silhouette in regard to modeling 
  • Strong experience and techniques in creating plants, shrubs and vines using cards/flats
  • Strong artistic ability to visualize entire levels and detail with minimal concept art and direction
  • Strong technical ability to manage assets to fit memory, design, and frame rate limits
  • Strong polygonal modeling skills- able to generate clean and efficient models at a very fast pace
  • Self-motivated- requires minimal direction, can carry on the vision for the level until completion and commit to deadlines
  • Good communication skills – able to help others and ask for help when needed. Being proactive in sharing info and assets
  • Great team-player attitude - being flexible with new ideas, being open to direction and changes. Listening to team mates
  • Deadline oriented- being able to manage and organize work so he meets all the deadlines and is able to adjust when changes happen
  • Foundation in the traditional arts

As a part of the Naughty Dog application process, candidates will be expected to provide a portfolio or demo reel of their work and may be asked to complete an art test.



Keep Calm and waka waka...