Comicon Challenge 2016
Job Post
Opportunity posted on: 08.05.2016
Pixel Squad Ltd
Position:
Senior Game Artist
Location:
Nottingham, UK
Languages:
English
Description:
Pixel Squad is seeking an exceptionally skilled and passionate game artist! As part of the company you will work with other artists, animators, designers, and engineers to create characters, weapons, and environments in our games universes. The ideal candidate has a solid foundation in art, can texture, model in 3D surface, and optimize just as well as they can sculpt. We hire people who collaborate well with equally passionate developers and share our love for games.

RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Produce world-class art for our mobile games.
  • Sculpt detailed high-poly models and create efficient low-poly meshes for characters, creatures, weapons, and armor.
  • Guide other artists and collaborate with designers and engineers.
  • Create high quality textures and author materials. Ensure that the produced art supports gameplay and performance.
  • Help develop art best practices and mentor others as needed.
REQUIREMENTS
  • A minimum of 4 years' game development experience, utilising Maya, ZBrush and Photoshop (or equivalent 3D and 2D programs).
  • Exceptional understanding of human / creature anatomy, color theory, values, form, shape language and silhouette.
  • Demonstrated proficiency with current surfacing techniques and PBR workflows.
  • Self-motivated, humble, excellent communications skills, and a legendary team-player attitude.
PLUSES
  • AAA PC or console experience as a 3D Character or Environment Artist
  • Solid foundation in the traditional arts, including but not limited to figure drawing, illustration and conceptual design
  • Proficiency with Substance Designer / Painter
  • Basic understanding of rigging, animation, and deformation
  • Passion for mobile games
  • Experience with the Unity3D game engine
REQUIRED APPLICATION MATERIALS
  • Resume and cover letter
  • Portfolio of relevant artwork, online preferred
  • An art test may be required
  • Applicants must be eligible to live and work in the United Kingdom
Submit applications to [email protected]

Note to Recruiters and Placement Agencies: We do not accept unsolicited agency resumes. Please do not forward unsolicited agency resumes to our website or to any of our employees. We will not pay fees to any third party agency, outside recruiter or firm without a mutually agreed-upon contract and will not be responsible for any agency fees associated with unsolicited resumes. Unsolicited resumes received will be considered our property and will be processed accordingly.


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