Character Artist, Senior

Job Type:
Permanent
Areas of Expertise:
Art and Animation
Region:
Mainland Europe
Area:
The Netherlands
City:
Amsterdam
Posted:
29-Nov-16
Company:
Force Field VR
Job Ref:

The Senior Character Artist creates detailed 3D human(oid)s, animals, creatures, robots and other characters for our VR and AR productions.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Create highly detailed character sculpts, models, textures and shaders;
  • Build or assist in the rigging and skinning process of the characters;
  • Integrate the characters into the game with the help of designers, programmers and animators;
  • Mentors other artists and interns in best practices, processes, and procedures.

DESIRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:

  • 3+ Years of game industry experience;
  • Advanced working- and technical knowledge of Maya and Z-Brush;
  • Experience with UE4, including use of PBR materials;
  • Ability to create realistic and stylized models;
  • Ability to work from reference materials, such as photography or concept art;
  • Good use of light, shadow, color and form in both geometry and texturing.

BONUS SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:

  • VR experience;
  • Ability to make concept art;
  • Character animation skills;
  • Passionate player of games with an ability to analyze competitive products for their strengths and weaknesses.

ABOUT YOU:

  • You are experienced in creating and implementing high quality 3D game content;
  • You are creative, able to work from concept art and references while being able to fill in the gaps or improve upon designs;
  • Ideally you have 3+ years of game industry experience in or close to a senior role.

WE OFFER:

  • Working in a creative and quality driven environment with enthusiastic colleagues;
  • A great spot to learn and share knowledge;
  • Benefits according to experience and job;
  • A healthy work-life balance;
  • Studio location in the heart of Amsterdam.

ABOUT FORCE FIELD VR:

Force Field is one of the world’s largest development studios dedicated solely to developing state of the art Virtual Reality (VR) and Augmented Reality (AR), creating high-end games, innovative TV & video content, unique interactive experiences and groundbreaking applications.


Force Field is looking for the best creative talent to help us develop to help us develop the next generation of these new forms of digital content. Come join our international team in the center of Amsterdam.


Contact Details:
Force Field VR
Tel: +31-(0)20-7076842
Contact: Maartje Snieders
Email:

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