Environment Artist

Gunfire Games
Austin, TX, USA
Job type: Permanent

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Job Description

SUMMARY OF POSITION

Gunfire Games is looking for an Environment Artist to help us create incredible and breathtaking environments. The ideal candidate has a deep understanding of texture creation, shape language, and world building. Required to be a self-starter, must be motivated and willing to work without a lot of supervision. 

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Use commercial and proprietary software to create high-quality 3D art assets to fulfill the necessities of the project’s functional, art and technical specifications.
  • Understand the requirements and constraints of game design, engine, and platform.
  • Take direction in style and technique to match your work to the style of the project.
  • Excellent communication skills—you can articulate your process and receive critical feedback.
  • You can estimate your tasks with a high degree of accuracy and break down the steps to completion, delivering on time and at the highest quality.

Skills & Requirements

JOB REQUIREMENTS

  • Proficiency with Photoshop, Zbrush and 3D Studio Max
  • Strong modeling and texturing skills
  • Solid fundamental understanding of artistic principals
  • Willingness to learn commercial and proprietary software
  • Solid organizational skills with adherence to asset budgets and management
  • Must be currently eligible to work in the USA.

PLUSES

  • Experience using Substance
  • Experience with Physically Based Materials
  • Experience with Unreal Engine

Additional Information

  • Relocation assistance is offered

How to Apply

Please email your resume and materials to jobs@gunfiregames.com. Include the job title and your name in the subject line.

About the Company

Gunfire Games is an independent game developer based in Austin, Texas. We are best known for creating leading-edge VR titles including the award-winning Chronos and for our previous work on the Darksiders franchise. We are currently developing Darksiders 3 along with other exciting secret projects.  We started the studio because we love what we do: Crafting worlds; building games; it’s our DNA.