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Lead Environment Artist

A010571 (ASDN-158664)

Skillsearch Limited

£55,000

Helsinki, Finland

Finland

Not specified

ASAP

26/06/2020

Not specified

Permanent | Full Time

No

Lead Environment Artist in Espoo

Are you a talented Environment Artist? Would you like to join a multi-award-winning studio with one of the best benefit packages around? If this sounds like you, read on!

As a Lead Environment Artist at this studio in Espoo, you will be responsible for creating game levels, working within a cross-discipline team. You will have a great deal of creative autonomy, with your work making a huge contribution to the end shipped products.

This studio creates story-driven action games, with several blockbuster titles under their belt, they are proud of the high-quality products they regularly put out. As a result, the studio has won over 100 Game of The Year awards and their digital games have been ranked as number one sellers in over 100 countries, as well as having won several other prestigious awards including a BAFTA!

As a part of the team here you will receive some amazing benefits. These include a profit share bonus, private healthcare, a yearly sports and culture allowance, flexible working hours, comprehensive relocation support as well as an annual paid trip to your homeland.

Lead Environment Artist responsibilities:

Lead and mentor internal and external art teams

Push project quality whilst keeping the style consistent across environments

Identify any and all outsourcing needs

Follow deadlines and plan your team’s schedule

Act as a point of contact to environment artists to help them understand aesthetic and technical considerations

Share expertise and best practices with the Art team and other teams

Essential requirements for this role in Espoo:

Significant experience as a Senior or Lead Environment Artist

Experience of shipping one or more games in a position of leadership

Prior experience in Unreal Engine development

Strong understanding of shape and composition

Excellent technical understanding of game engines

Experience of working on games that are built in a modular way

Able to take criticism to channel into product improvements

Tags: Environment Artist, Lead Artist, Environment Art, Lead Environment Art, Lead Art, Game Art, Lead Game Artist, Game Artist, Espoo, Finland

A little bit about the area: Finland

Finland offers residents and visitors alike a great quality of life, it is a safe, clean and politically stable country with human rights and equality being highly valued. Although living in Finland isn’t cheap, it’s not as expensive as settling down in Sweden, Denmark, France or the UK. Finnish is a notoriously difficult language to speak, but fortunately, most Finns speak perfect English, so you won’t find issue with the language barrier! Getting around the capital, Helsinki, is easy thanks to the extensive public transport system. There is a reliable metro system, but also city bikes which are available from May to October. As for getting in and out of Finland, Helsinki airport is a 2-3-hour flight away from most major European destinations such as London, Berlin and Paris.



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