Lead World Artist

Art/Animation Bellevue, Washington


Description

Our studio is looking for a Lead World Artist who is passionate about art, games and bringing exceptional entertainment to millions of players. Our Lead World Artist is responsible for guiding and inspiring a team of talented World Artists in bringing to life the incredible places in the team’s collective imagination.

 

WHO YOU ARE

  • You strive for excellence in environment art and world building, with a flair for both the aesthetic and the technical.
  • You have a passion for building competitive games and enjoy playing them.
  • Your portfolio reflects your experience, your love for creating new worlds and the technical mastery of your tools.
  • You have a strong understanding of gameplay needs within the environments you create, and you enjoy the collaborative goal of finding the perfect balance with design and visuals.
  • You pride yourself in your ability to effectively listen to and communicate with every member of your team in a way that inspires a confident and respectful workplace.
  • You have experience shipping AAA titles, or equivalent game development experience.
  • You are well-versed in modern tools and techniques for creating optimized and textured game ready content, with an eye towards the cutting edge.
  • You are knowledge and experienced in Unreal Engine and/or are excited to learn.

WHAT YOUR DAY MIGHT LOOK LIKE

  • Meeting with our Game Director and Level Designers to review your team's most recent work.
  • Getting your hands dirty in-engine and building environments with your team.
  • Collaborating with Concept Artists to help translate designs into 3D play spaces.
  • Joining a playtest session to give notes and see how your environments feel in actual play.
  • Meeting with your team to plan your goals for the next year.