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Experienced Environment Artist (Video Games)

  • Location: UK, Guildford
  • Salary/rate: Excellent salary DoE
  • Date posted: 11/05/18
  • Job reference: 6499
  • Permanent

Interested in working with a BAFTA winning games developer? Want to work at the cutting edge of video games graphics on console and VR tech. We are looking for a highly talented and experienced Environment Artist to play a key role with one of the UK's top AAA games developers. 


The primary role of this position is to model and texture elements of the game environment and props, ensuring that all artwork meets the art direction requirements of the game whilst adhering to any technical restrictions. You will also be responsible for helping to define both the quality bar and optimal workflows for asset generation.

Experience:
At least 3 years of experience as a 3D artist, working on at least one AAA title.
In-depth understanding and practical experience of high-end 3D modelling and PBR material pipeline.
A strong portfolio of work which demonstrates the ability to create photo-realistic models, from individual props through to full scenes.
Experience using the Unreal Engine would be an advantage, but not a necessity.

Key skills and Responsibilities:
The main and routine tasks of this position are:
Using production design art packs to take environments from whitebox to final production quality.
Creating accurate and re-usable props for dressing the environment.
Creating appropriate and detailed props for character interaction.
Collaborating with other disciplines such as lighting and VFX artists, graphics programmers and level designers to create a AAA game experience.

Technical Skills/Knowledge:
Maya
Substance Painter / Designer
Photoshop
Additional knowledge of other material/surface tools, such as Quixel, Mudbox, ZBrush or 3D Coat, would be an advantage.

If the above sounds like it could be the opportunity you’ve been looking for then get in touch. For a casual chat about the role in more detail call me on 01925 839 722 or drop me an email on lee.burns@amiqus.com
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