3D Character Artist [Intermediate to Senior]

Ubisoft Sofia
Sofia, Bulgaria
Job type: Permanent

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Job Description

We are looking for a talented 3D Character Artist to join our team in creating the highest quality, kick-ass characters for an unannounced, ААА project.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Create compelling, top-quality characters for AAA games
  • Work closely with the team Lead, Concept Art team, the Art and Creative Directors to deploy characters, which fully support the artistic and creative vision of the project
  • Collaborate with other departments, such as Tech Art, Animation, Game Design, etc. to understand gameplay requirements and tech constrains, and successfully integrate the characters
  • Think creatively, to solve daily artistic challenges
  • Manage own time and work efficiently within production deadlines
  • Mentor less experienced artists

Skills & Requirements

  • Previous experience as a Character Artist in the game industry
  • Highly self-driven personality and good communication skills
  • Excellent understanding of form, shape, silhouette and rhythm in regard to character modeling
  • Ability to take a character to completion using reference materials such as concept art, photography and others
  • A great understanding of human anatomy
  • Attention to detail
  • Excellent digital sculpting skills - in ZBrush or equivalent software
  • Excellent low-poly modeling and UV mapping skills - in 3DS Max or equivalent software
  • Excellent texturing skills in Substance Painter, and understanding of PBR work flow
  • Understanding of the character creation pipeline in video games
  • Understanding of the technical constraints of game development and ability to apply them when creating characters
  • Organized and clean work flow, compatible with a collaborative environment
  • Ability to absorb, apply and give constructive feedback
  • Flexibility and ability to adapt to different artistic styles
  • A passion for games
  • Good verbal and written communication skills in English

WE WILL CONSIDER AN ADVANTAGE:

  • Previous experience in AAA video game development as a Character Artist
  • Skills in related fields such as concept art, animation, etc.
  • Traditional drawing and sculpting skills;

Additional Information

  • Relocation assistance is offered

How to Apply

Please send us:

  • Portfolio and/or reel demonstrating relevant artistic skill
  • Your updated Resume

Apply now

About the Company

Established in 2006, Ubisoft Sofia has developed a rich portfolio, ranging from casual to action adventure games, and covering a wide range of platforms and technologies: Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon® Shadow Wars (3DS), Prince of Persia® Trilogy HD (PS3), Imagine® Fashion Designer (3DS), Prince of Persia® Classics (PSN), Chessmaster® The Art of Learning (DS & PSP), and many more. The studio’s achievements also include the development of Assassin’s Creed® III Liberation for PS Vita and Assassin’s Creed® Liberation HD for PSN, Xbox Live and PC, followed by the successful collaboration with Montreal and five other Ubisoft studios on Assassin’s Creed® IV Black Flag™. After leading the development of the highly acclaimed by critics and gamers Assassin’s Creed® Rogue (PS3 & Xbox360), Ubisoft Sofia is now bringing its expertise to the creation of Assassin’s Creed® Origins as an associate studio.