Guildford, United Kingdom
Art and Animation
Permanent | Full Time
One of the largest and most successful games studios are looking for a Senior Environment Artist for the next big free-to-play PC title.
In this role, you will help to develop and manage the creation of landscapes for a new & exciting project aimed at a western audience. The perfect candidate will work closely with the Lead Artist and Art Director to help design the appearance of stunning 3D worlds within the game.
In this position you will be working within a multidisciplinary team of developers in a global community and will have the ability to both share your hard-earned knowledge and continue to develop your skill set by learning from your teammates.
We are looking for someone with a good sense of humour who can integrate themselves seamlessly into our team & studio culture, a solid singing voice, sweet dance moves, and an ability to pun will all stand you in good stead.
Create stunning 3D worlds
Translate concept and reference artwork into 3D game assets as required, setting a high-quality bar
Help design, construct, document and implement pipeline procedures
Prototype new techniques and processes
Create high-poly and low-poly models and accompanying texture sets that use advanced shaders
Help support off-site development partners
Collaborate with the Art Director to deliver innovation and drive quality
Assist the Art Manager in planning within this discipline
5+ years production art experience in the gaming industry
At least 3 published games
Proven ability to create exceptional stylised and realistic worlds
Outstanding skill in a digital sculpting package – Z-Brush
Exceptional knowledge of 3ds Max
High level expertise in Substance painter
Significant Unreal 4 development experience with at least one released title
A great eye for detail, natural flair & a strong understanding of composition & colour theory
Excellent verbal and written skills, and be able to both take critique and give feedback internally and externally in a professional manner
Diligent self-management around both individual and team tasks, schedule and budgets
Strong organizational skills with adherence to optimization and asset management
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