Senior Character Artist
NxT Level Nashville, TN
- Posted: over a month ago
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
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