3D Art Intern

Art Austin, Texas


Description

Would you like to work on some of the greatest franchises in gaming history? Certain Affinity, the largest independent video game developer in Austin is comprised of a tightly-knit group of experienced, no-nonsense veterans committed to solid work/life balance. We’re best known for co-developing numerous AAA FPS games, though we are also creating compelling new games of our own.

Certain Affinity is seeking a 2D/3D Artist Intern for 3 to 6 months. In this role, you'll be working on creating game worlds, characters, weapons, and gear, and much more. This is an amazing opportunity to get hands-on working experience on AAA first- and third-person shooters under the guidance of one of the best developers in the business.

Responsibilities

  • Work closely with the Concept Art team and External Production who are creating a cast of characters, props, items, weapons, and immersive game environments and aid in organizing our kit bash library.
  • Aid in organizing our 3D asset library and learn how industry-leading art is created.
  • Translate high-level ideas into production-ready art packets.
  • Maintain a high level of quality art, while providing a variety of ideas.
  • Ability to develop photorealistic work.

Requirements

  • Recent graduate / currently enrolled in a college or university (or portfolio of quality)
  • Passion for creating 3d art.
  • Detail oriented.
  • Strong understanding of anatomy, form, function, and 3d perspective.
  • Good basic proficiency with Z-Brush, Autodesk Maya, 3ds Max, and/or other 3D software packages
  • A good understanding of 3D modeling, materials and 3D art in general
  • Applications must include a cover to be considered.
  • Authorized to work in the US.

Extra Credit

  • Experience in FPS and/or 3rd person action-adventure game development
  • Graphic design, iconography, layout skills

This is a non-exempt position that will be paid by a 3rd party vendor.
This role is based in the Austin, TX. 
The intern/student/recent graduate will be responsible for housing costs and relocation if needed