Senior Environment Artist (Gears Franchise)

Splash Damage
Bromley, London, United Kingdom
Job type: Permanent

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Job Description

The Role

Splash Damage is looking for a talented Senior Environment artist to help us build stunning and inspiring environments for upcoming titles. Working within our multi-discipline art team, you will be working closely with art leads and helping them to shape the team, build workflows, mentoring and providing visual benchmarks for the team. You’ll be inspiring the team and setting the quality bar by creating assets and building worlds while collaborating with Art direction and Design to ensure the maps are fun to play and look visually impressive.

  • Work with the Art Leads and the Art Director to create environment art while ensuring a consistent art style is maintained across the game
  • Collaborate with the Design Team to maintain gameplay requirements and Tech art to maintain performance requirements.
  • Maintain quality, efficiency and consistency across your work and helping the team to achieve the same through feedback and mentoring.

Skills & Requirements

Essential Skills and Experience

  • Great artistic knowledge of environment art (Modelling, Mapping, Texturing and World Building)
  • Great technical knowledge of 3D packages, texturing packages and game engines like Unreal.
  • Strong understanding of art fundamentals and design ( including understanding of composition and color )
  • Good communication ability to receive and provide clear feedback
  • Ability to achieve great visual quality with performance requirements in mind
  • Passion for game development

Desirable Skills and Experience

  • Understanding of production and management ( planning, scoping )
  • Ability to devise clever workflows and good practices.
  • Experience with Unreal Engine

Additional Information

  • Relocation assistance is offered

How to Apply

Please apply for this role through our careers page: 

Please include your CV, portfolio and a cover letter with your application.

About the Company

About Splash Damage

Splash Damage is an independently-owned studio on the outskirts of London, and we're all about crafting engaging multiplayer experiences. Our recent projects include our multiplayer shooter Dirty Bomb as well as Gears of War 4. 

We're currently expanding our team for exciting new projects and are looking for superstars to help us make them happen.

We look after our staff with a comprehensive package of perks and benefits, and have been awarded The Sunday Times’s Best Companies accreditation three years running. Come join us!