Senior 3D Character Artist

Pow Wow Entertainment
Vienna, Austria
Job type: Permanent

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Job Description

Hi!

We are looking for an experienced and passionate Senior 3D Character Artist to join our new studio in Vienna. You are responsible for crafting top-notch 3D characters for our upcoming PC and Console games. You have excellent modeling and texturing skills and the ability to translate concept art into outstanding models.

Skills & Requirements

You will…

  • enjoy working with a complementary team of professional designers, artists, and programmers throughout all stages of development.
  • create character assets based on technical and artistic requirements.
  • prepare and export assets so they can be used in the game.
  • create art material for pitches and prototypes.
  • happily share your knowledge with the rest of the art team and support your fellow artists wherever you can.
  • feedback and optimize art and content workflows.
  • work closely with game designers to optimize overall player experience.
  • identify flaws in the game itself and clearly communicate them and try to solve them as professionally as possible.
  • enjoy coming to work, have fun and craft outstanding game experiences.

You are…

  • a 3D character artist with 3+ years of experience in the games industry, building character assets using Maya, ZBrush, Substance Designer/Painter, Photoshop, other tools.
  • lots of experience in hard surface modeling, digital sculpting and texture painting.
  • always aiming for a very high quality level and you are pushing your fellow team members to do so as well.
  • keen on anatomy, form, shape language, silhouette and you have a strong feeling for colors, light and shade.
  • a personality that is motivating and inspiring to work with, described as open-minded, purposeful, respectful, and highly motivated.
  • a person who has a passion for bringing new ideas to the studio, a drive for teamwork, and engagement to become a better artist over time.
  • self-motivated and you have a strong creative identity, lots of imagination, and holistic art skills.
  • highly organized and you have a very detail-oriented approach to your work.
  • extremely dedicated for crafting amazing gaming experiences for PC and Console.
  • fluent in English.
  • able to work in the EU (EU work permit).

Besides being an awesome person it would be a big plus if you also have…

  • a basic understanding of motion graphic software such as After Effects and Premier.
  • Unreal engine 4 experience.
  • experience in PBR workflow.
  • a strong interest in pop culture and all kinds of other entertainment trends.
  • experience in working with SCRUM and for you a stand-up, retrospective, or review meeting, represent  an integral part of improving processes and products.

How to Apply

Please apply here: Senior Character Artist

About the Company

We  are a team of experienced artists, designers, engineers and product  designers who create top quality game and entertainment brands. The studio was founded in 2019 with the goal to create a development studio, which incorporates brand and multi-entertainment-media thinking from the very beginning of a game project.

We  strive for perfection – within our individual skills as well as in our  work as a team. Together we bundle our forces to bring joy to a broad  audience of content creators, players and fans. 

We value collaboration, passion, a professional development attitude and  a high level of creativity. Our goal is to attract professional and  talented creatives who share our love for game development and top  quality entertainment.