Senior Environment Artist

Location: Austin, TX
Remote Work Option: Yes
Date Opened:
3/17/2022

Please send your resume and any examples of your work to:

hiring@5BY5interactive.com

Responsibilities:

  • Work with Art Director and other developers to build and integrate areas of art such as 3D assets, lighting, materials, decorators, and skybox elements into a visually consistent and highly immersive world

  • Lead/direct activities and implementation of environment art assets

  • Mentor other artists on technique and process

 

 

Requirements

  • 4+ years experience in the game industry, specifically modeling and texturing environments

  • Experience using UE4 and/or proprietary engines and tools

  • Experience establishing and driving new workflows for content creation

  • Shipped 2+ titles as an environment artist

  • Expert-level knowledge of Max or Maya

  • Proficient with Z-Brush or other high-resolution sculpting tools

  • Knowledge of material creation software such as Substance Designer and Substance Painter

  • Solid understanding of color theory, and be able to create balanced & appealing color palettes through lighting, texturing, and material work

  • Demonstrated grasp of scale, proportion lighting, and form

  • Solid understanding of the aesthetics of environment, function vs. form relationships, and how this can enhance gameplay

  • Team player with the drive and initiative to deliver extremely high-quality work within performance and time restrictions.

  • Excellent collaboration and communication skills to bridge the gap between art, design, and tech.

  • Ability to work within a style and effectively communicate to the rest of the team

  • Must be punctual, diligent, articulate, and organized

  • Easily manages time constraints and multiple priorities

  • Can initiate visual direction without specific concept or design

  • A desire to work in and support a diverse and inclusive environment

Employee Benefits

  • Competitive Salary (Location Dependent)

  • Flexible Working Hours

  • Unlimited PTO

  • Fully Remote and Location Independence

  • US Based Employees (Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance)

  • Paid Parental Leave

  • Professional Development Stipend

 
Next Steps

If you have the experience and the drive to be our next Senior Environment Artist then please submit a resume and cover letter by clicking the apply button below!

5BY5 Interactive is an equal opportunity employer and adopts a zero-tolerance approach to discrimination. We are committed to providing equal opportunities to all current and prospective employees regardless of age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race or ethnicity, religion or belief, gender identity, or marriage and civil partnership. We aspire to have a diverse workforce because, in our view, diversity enables better business outcomes. We also believe that a more inclusive workplace, where people of different backgrounds work together, ensures better outcomes for all staff. From application to interview, we place inclusion at the heart of all we do.