Environment Artist

Valkyrie Entertainment, LLC.
Seattle, WA, USA
Job type: Permanent

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Job Description

This is a full-time position as an Environment Artist.

Daily Tasks

  • Translate concept art and design ideas into game environments
  • Collaborate within the team to design and layout gameplay spaces
  • Assist in establishing pipelines for the best results in a given amount of time
  • Create props, architecture, and terrain models, textures, and materials
  • Layout levels from white-box through final set dressing and lighting
  • Help set and maintain the high-quality bar of the studio
  • Assist in estimating work scope for on-time milestone deliveries

Skills & Requirements

Qualifications

  • 3+ years of AAA game development experience for both PC and console titles
  • Experience with Unreal Engine 4, Unity, Source, or other game engines
  • Advanced knowledge of 3ds Max, Maya, Photoshop, Zbrush, Substance, and other 2d/3d tools
  • Skilled in creating and understanding PBR materials
  • A keen eye for spatial composition, lighting, and building believable spaces
  • The ability to take and give constructive criticism and maintain a professional demeanor
  • Must be highly self-motivated and have the ability to work well within a team
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Portfolio demonstrating strong proficiency as an Environment Artist
  • Must be authorized to work in the United States for this position.

Additional Information

  • Relocation assistance is offered

How to Apply

Submit a resume and online portfolio to jobs@valkent.com

Candidates may be requested to complete an art test.

About the Company

Valkyrie Entertainment has been co-developing games with our partners since 2003, we take enormous pride in the high-quality bar we set for ourselves and deliver to our clients.  Because of this, we have been very fortunate to work on some of the biggest titles and franchises out there like God of War, Forza Motorsport, League of Legends, and Batman... just to name a few.

Our studio is located in the heart of downtown Seattle with Pike Place Market, Seattle Art Museum, Seattle Waterfront, several theaters, Metro transit system, and many culinary delights all within just a few blocks walking distance.