Environment Artist

Games Art Stratford (London), United Kingdom


Description

Position at Sports Interactive

STUDIO OVERVIEW

Sports Interactive (SI) is the world’s leading developer of football management simulations through its Football Manager series of games. Founded in 1994 and now based in East London's booming technology hub at Here East in Stratford, SI, as a continually successful and profitable company, is now looking to expand its full-time staff as it pushes out across both existing and emerging gaming platforms.

SI’s games have enjoyed an unparalleled history of commercial and critical success, with 12 of its creations among the UK's Top 20 fastest-selling PC games of all time and five in the UK’s top 20 best-selling PC games of all time. Sports Interactive became a wholly owned subsidiary of SEGA in 2006.The studio is a vibrant environment, full of talented and dedicated people with drive, passion and creativity, who enjoy working within a close-knit team as part of a lively, self-motivated and forward-thinking company.

Sports Interactive looks after its staff’s well-being with a flexible working schedule that make the studio a relaxed and friendly place to work (with free gym membership, in-house massage therapy, a leading benefits package and a flexible working schedule that make the studio a relaxed and friendly place to work (there is a wide range of regular social events and activities catering to diverse interests). We’re also very proud of having one of the lowest turnovers of staff in the industry. We are an equal opportunities employer who welcomes a diverse team and enjoys working in the community we serve. Further information on Sports Interactive and its games is available on the SI website, www.sigames.com.

 

POSITION OVERVIEW

Sports Interactive are looking for passionate environment artists to join them working on the Football Manager series.

As an environment artist you will be responsible for taking art assets through from concept to a game ready state. You will work closely with the graphics programming team to help flesh out feature ideas and drive the direction of environment art in game.

 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

You will create in-game art assets working closely with the team and working within time constraints and hitting the quality benchmark. You will implement feedback as appropriate.

 

KNOWLEDGE, SKILL AND EXPERIENCE

  • A portfolio showcasing real-time 3D game assets
  • Working knowledge of 3DS Max, Maya or similar
  • Working knowledge of the Substance Designer and Substance Painter
  • Experience with Adobe Creative Suite
  • Experience with Z-Brush
  • Previous experience working within the games industry as an Environment Artist
  • A passion for realistic styled art work

 

Applications without a cover letter will not be accepted.