Content Artist

Gearbox Software
Frisco, TX, USA
Job type: Permanent

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Job Description

Gearbox Software is looking for a talented Content Artist to join us here at our studio in Frisco, TX. This position will be responsible for crafting 3D high poly models, textures, UV maps and materials for current gen & next gen titles. The Content Artist is our general artist position at Gearbox, so it’s a great place to be a part of every aspect of game art creation and culture!

Skills & Requirements

Responsibilities:

  • Create exciting and attractive assets that are detailed and interesting
  • Contribute and interact with level designers, directors, concept artists and other art leads to achieve visual goals that match gameplay, aesthetic and performance objectives
  • Work from concept art, style sheets, or reference to achieve these goals
  • Collaborate and provide feedback to fellow artists or external partners to ensure we’re working together to meet project’s artistic expectations
  • Work alongside level artists to craft new or additional art sets to meet necessary aesthetic goals ensuring our environments look awesome
  • Creating props, pickups and other miscellaneous art needs

Skills Required:

  • Have excellent 3D hard surface and organic modeling skills
  • Able to craft assets from beginning to end (model, UV map, texture, material creation)
  • Be proficient in 3D Studio Max, Photoshop, Substance Painter and Zbrush
  • Understand what it means to implement and import art into a game editor / engine
  • Excellent communicator and team player -- here at Gearbox we thrive on collaboration and working together to meet our project artistic goals
  • Be passionate about making games

Experience:

  • Minimum of  1 year professional experience
  • Unreal 4 engine experience a plus
  • Technical material creation a plus
  • Experience in team leadership a plus

Additional Information

  • Relocation assistance is offered

How to Apply

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About the Company

Gearbox Software is an award-winning, independent developer of interactive entertainment based near Dallas, Texas. Founded in February 1999 by game industry veterans and led to this day by its founding developers, Gearbox Software has distinguished itself as one of the most respected and recognized independent video game makers in the world.