Sr. Character Artist

Art San Mateo, California


Tap Sports Baseball 2015

Description

Glu Mobile (NASDAQ:GLUU) is a leading global developer and publisher of free-to-play games for smartphone and tablet devices. Glu is focused on creating compelling original IP games such as COOKING DASH, DEER HUNTER, RACING RIVALS, TAP SPORTS BASEBALL and TAP SPORTS FOOTBALL, and branded IP games including KIM KARDASHIAN: HOLLYWOODTERMINATOR GENYSIS: REVOLUTION, and MISSION IMPOSSIBLE: ROGUE NATION on theApp Store, Google Play, Amazon Appstore, Facebook, Mac App Store, and Windows Phone. We have worldwide studios in North America, Russia, China and India. Our headquarters are in the heart of the bustling financial district of San Francisco. To learn more, follow this link: http://www.glu.com/


Role Overview:

We are looking for a Sr Character Artist who combines excellent aesthetic skill with strong technical ability. Candidates should have a strong understanding of character modeling as it applies to game play and should be able to successfully execute those ideas in engine.


Responsibilities:

  • Communicate and work with art team, animation and technical artists.
  • Adapt to the established art style.
  • Closely follow art and design concepts.
  • Have a thorough understanding of pipelines and art integration into the game.

Qualifications:
  • 4+ years of professional industry experience as a character artist
  • In depth knowledge of character modeling as related to game development
  • Excellent sculpting skills in Zbrush or Mudbox
  • Exceptional understanding of human anatomy, and clothing and a keen eye towards form, shape, structure, and silhouette in regards to modeling;
  • A strong understanding of rigging and animation principles
  • Unity experience is a plus.
  • Knowledge of industry software tools & pipelines (Zbrush, Photoshop, Marvelous Designer, Maya etc)
  • Prior experience working with Outsourcing is a plus.        

Life at the cutting edge of wireless technology is an exciting but demanding place to be.  Glu is always on the lookout for exceptionally talented individuals to join our team.  We reward talent, creativity, and the ability to get the job done.  At Glu, you’ll find dynamic people, a hip, forward-thinking culture, a team-oriented environment, and opportunity for advancement.  If you are interested in mobile technology and want to be a part of a team that makes the future of wireless technology happen, then Glu is for you!

 

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