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Exclusive – Senior Environment Artist – London & South East – Console Games

Location: Bromley, London, UK Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: # Posted: 3 years ago

Splash Damage

Location: London and South East

Salary: £Neg

Job Type: Permanent

Projects: AAA Console Games

Note: This studio can sponsor a VISA but the candidate must have the required skills and experience in video games.

OPM’s client is a fun, friendly and relaxed studio. Everyone here shares a passion for video games and that shows in daily office life. They have regular get together for social events like pub quizzes, cinema nights, football, and company parties.

Benefits of working for the studio include:

– Private medical insurance that will covers you, your partner, and children

– Private dental insurance that significantly reduces cost of dentistry for you, your partner, and children

– Pension scheme where the company matches your contribution

– Complimentary gym membership

– Free eye tests + discounted glasses

– Quarterly revenue share after 1 year of service

– Life drawing classes, and massage allowance

– Free fruit juices and soft drinks + Beer and pastries on a Friday.

– Childcare voucher scheme

 

My client is looking for a Senior Environment Artists, who can demonstrate a level of mastery in creating aesthetically beautiful environments that will thrill our players. You should also be able to demonstrate that you have a level of knowledge in building environments in an efficient modular way.

You will demonstrate that you have a level of flexibly when it comes to working between differing stylistic approaches. They are looking for an individual who can have an immediate positive impact on the visual quality of the game and benefit the team by helping develop and shape the next generation of the environments.

As a senior member of the team the role will also require you to have an ability to mentor some of the more junior member of the team, imparting their own knowledge and experience to help in their development.

Responsibilities

  • Create new model assets, textures and materials based off concepts and reference
  • Collaborate with the Art and Design team to create and maintain in-game environments
  • Maintain a balance between visual quality and performance requirements for real-time game application
  • Work directly with the Lead Artists to keep artistic style & mood consistent with defined visual style of the game
  • Work closely with outsource studios to commission and manage the creation and implementation of new art assets
  • Maintain the quality across the game by mentoring junior artist members under the guidance of our Lead Artist
  • Benefit the team by sharing the skills you have to offer and continue to grow the teams artistic and technical knowledge
  • Demonstrate a collaborative, enthusiastic attitude towards games development, helping solve problems for the team, developing workflows and pipelines

Required Skills and Experience

  • Expert skill in art asset creation, involving low / high-poly modelling, 2D texture creation and material authoring, involving both hard surface and organic modelling
  • Experience working with outsourcing management and outsourced asset integration
  • In-depth knowledge of industry software such as Maya, 3D Studio Max, Z-brush, Mudbox, Photoshop, Crazybump, Substance Painter
  • Experience with using Unreal Editor
  • Excellent communication skills

Desired Skills

  • Experience in leading a team of artists
  • Keen interest in FPS games and areas of game creation beyond the Environment Art discipline
  • A strong understanding of lighting principles
  • Basic graphic design knowledge

My client is an independently-owned studio on the outskirts of London, and they’re all about crafting engaging multiplayer experiences. This year they have released 2 killer action shooter games for PC and Console and have no signs of slowing down.

Is this you? The please send a portfolio demonstrating your skills with a CV or call Claire on +44 (0) 1206 214413

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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Claire Ramshaw

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