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Senior Environment Artist

NxT Level
Austin, TX
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description
Senior Environment Artist

Our Client:

We are partnering with this independent game developer based out of Seattle, Washington. Since 2015 they have believed that great games can only be built by a diverse and inclusive team of great people in a healthy, collaborative, and positive work environment. This team is full of problem solvers & efficiency champions who are curious, collaborative, flexible, and adaptable. Most of all, they always aim to deliver excellence through the environments and products they craft.

This studio has built a reputation as one of the industry-leading Unreal Engine development studios. They pride themselves on being multi-dimensional as they work on many games with different genres and arts styles. In addition to developing their own games, they partner with a couple of the largest gaming companies in North America, as they are a certified developer across all major platforms.

We are looking for a talented Senior Environment Artist to join our client on their worldly-recognizable project. Joining one of the top battle royale games that focuses on a light, stylized art style this person will create stylized visuals and stunning in-game assets that will bring their game to life through new story-driven environments & live events to millions of daily users.

What You'll Do:

  • Support the artistic vision of the Art Director and achieve project goals by creating inspiring visuals and stunning environmental art from concept

  • Provide mentorship to your team by assisting in improving processes and giving feedback

  • Maintain a high level of quality while working within design constraints and balancing game performance

  • Collaborate with various departments to solve visual and technical challenges

  • Experience in Worldbuilding components, Set Dressing, Prop Creation

  • Design complex levels that have their own aspects and art style

What You'll Bring:

  • Excellent communication, documentation, and self-management skills

  • Ability to build positive, empathetic, and self-aware working relationships

  • Willingness to keep up with new technological developments in environment art and the games industry

  • Deep knowledge of industry-standard tools, including Zbrush, Substance, Autodesk Suite, misc.

  • Experience with Unreal Engine 4/5 is strongly preferred

Minimum Requirements

  • 5 years of professional gaming work experience -or- 2 shipped/credited AAA titles.

  • Experience working on different aspects of the environment art pipeline.

Company Benefits:

  • Comprehensive Medical/Dental/Vision coverage

  • Healthcare FSA

  • Dependent Care FSA

  • Generous PTO

  • 401(k) Program with 1-to-1 Company Match

  • Technology Stipend

  • Life and Disability Insurance

  • Commuter Benefits

  • 2 Weeks Paid Sick Time

  • 10 honored company holidays (including Juneteenth)

  • One Week of Winter Break

  • Fully Stocked Kitchen

  • Free Onsite Parking and Gym Access

  • Clubs, Game, and Movie Nights

  • Quarterly Company Events

NxT Level


Austin, TX


Arts and Entertainment

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