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Contract Environment Artist – Long Term – North West – Games

Location: Knutsford, North, UK Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: # Posted: 4 years ago

Travellers Tales

 

Would you like to join one of the UK’s longest standing and successful development houses? With a pedigree in games development reaching back to the late 80s and working with some of the world’s largest best-known IPs and scooping just about every industry award, they are now looking for Environment Artists to join their Production team.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for creating in-game environments compliant with the game design, both technically and aesthetically
  • Creating 3D models using packages provided (Maya, Z-Brush and Photoshop)
  • Creating and applying 2D textures – create and apply texture maps to the specification set by the Lead Artist
  • Lighting environments – ability to apply good lighting principles to all artistic output
  • Creating materials/shaders – Diff/Spec/Norm maps etc. and being responsible for the final look
  • Setup of dynamic lighting, post effects and basic scene animation via in-house editors
  • Ensuring work/level hits all memory and frame rate guides/restrictions – optimisations/LODs etc
  • Understanding that changes and amendments are part of the pipeline

Skills & Qualifications:

  • Good demonstration of skills through CV/Showreel/Website or Art Tests
  • Excellent communication and organisation skills
  • Good working knowledge and proficiency in Maya, Z-brush and Photoshop
  • Good understanding of in-house tools and software used in development
  • Practical and methodical approach to both technical and creative problem-solving
  • Excellent artistic ability
  • Demonstrates dependability and commitment to projects / tasks
  • Flexible approach with the ability to adapt with change
  • Ability to work under pressure and to strict deadlines

If you have the skills and relevant experience for this then send your CV to officemanager@opmjobs.com today!

Claire Ramshaw | Senior Art Consultant
OPM Response Ltd | Ground Floor, Anderson House, 228 Old London Road, Marks Tey, Colchester, CO6 1HD | Direct Line: +44 (0) 1206 214413 | Email: Claire@opmjobs.com | Skype: claire.ramshaw.opm |

The salary bracket is approximate and is no guarantee of the income on offer.  Salary and benefits will be discussed with candidates at interview with the company and are individually negotiated by OPM.

Tagged as: Environment Art

Tags: Environment Art Categories: Art , Creative

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