Job title: Senior Environment Artist
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Expertise: Creative
Location: Wisconsin, United States
Job published: 2020-01-12
Job ID: 32172

Job Description

we are recruiting a senior environment artist to take on a co-leadership role in creating exceptional assets and environments at our client's studio in Wisconsin USA. The studio consists of a multi-disciplinary team creating map and game content.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Create beautiful, functional, and optimal assets and environment art for our levels
  • Define and develop asset lists based on art direction and budgetary limits
  • Collaborate effectively with art direction and design to preserve their vision, from grey blocks to completion
  • Use your experience to find creative and technically-sound ways to raise the quality of our art and workflows
  • Work effectively with all members of the team, sharing development knowledge and developing best practices, and mentoring more junior developers.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Six or more years of demonstrated experience creating game-ready assets
  • Extensive knowledge of 3dsMax or Maya and Substance Painter and Designer
  • Extensive knowledge of Unreal Engine 4
  • Experience with Zbrush, SpeedTree, Marvelous Designer, or World Machine is a plus
  • Deep understanding of composition, color theory and lighting.
  • Great knowledge of physically based rendering (PBR).
  • Ability to take direction well and provide constructive and well-articulated feedback to improve art quality

PERKS

  • Competitive compensation
  • 100% family coverage of medical, dental, vision insurance
  • Competitive amount of Paid Time Off for all employees
  • 401K match, covered life insurance
  • Video Game Budget of $300/year
  • Tasty catered lunches and fully stocked kitchen
  • Free parking
  • Gaming industry incentive trip after your first year paid for by the company
  • Lots of Swag including Loot Box drops, free game play on Steam & monthly company rumbles
  • Team outings and events throughout the year