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Senior Character Artist

NxT Level Nashville, TN

  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description

Our client is looking for a Senior Character Artist with the artistry to invite players into new worlds and breathe life into the living things that make them matter.

This is a Roguelike Card-Based Game that will be PC and Console focused.?

What are the responsibilities of the position?

  • Create exquisite high poly models of characters, creatures, vehicles, equipment, and props

  • Creation of game ready meshes with efficient UV layouts

  • Authoring thoughtful textures and materials

  • Actively collaborate and communicate with other departments

  • Importing optimized assets to engine and maintaining them through iteration

  • Mentor other artists

  • Help refine character creation pipeline to find efficiencies and maximize quality

What are the minimum qualifications?

  • Proficiency in industry standard software such as ZBrush, Maya, Substance Painter and related tools

  • Superb grasp of anatomy

  • Demonstrated ability to work with organic and hard surface forms

  • Firm understanding of PBR workflow

  • Excellent ability to create highly efficient real time assets

  • Autonomous and proactive sensibilities

  • Developed communication skills and a desire to evolve and refine your craft

What's going to earn you brownie points?

  • Shipped titles in Unreal Engine 4

  • Examples of more than one artistic style

  • Experience with other areas of development

  • Perspective on shifting tools, workflows, techniques and quality bars in the industry

  • Additional skills and competencies that could benefit a game development team

What are some of the employee benefits?

  • Small independent studio that is self-funded (no VCs, outside investors, or publishers)

  • Highly collaborative and creative work environment

  • Emphasis on work-life balance with 35-hour work weeks and an anti-crunch culture

  • Flexible workdays with Core Hours from 10am-3pm

  • Health, Dental, and Vision insurance available


NxT Level

Address

Nashville, TN
USA

Industry

Arts and Entertainment

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