Hard Surface Artist - New IP

Console Team Art
Creative Assembly’s award-winning team behind Alien: Isolation are exploring new frontiers with a brand-new and exciting First-Person Tactical Shooter IP.

This is an opportunity for an experienced and accomplished hard-surface artist to make their mark on our new undisclosed IP, working with Creative Assembly’s multi-award-winning team and contributing to the creation of genre-defining games.

Key Responsibilities

As a Hard-Surface specialist, working within the character team, you will have a proven track record producing weapons and equipment for AAA first person titles. You will be responsible for the creation of all character content, playable and non-playable characters and their equipment.

Communication and collaboration are critical to the success of this role. You will be a proactive team player, working closely with cross-discipline teams to create high fidelity, believable, character content.

Knowledge, Skill and Experience

Essential
  • Exceptional Artistic ability
  • Demonstrable hard-surface modelling ability
  • Developed understanding of contemporary workflows and processes
  • Expert knowledge of 3DS Max/Maya
  • Expert knowledge of Zbrush
  • A practical, working knowledge of Substance Painter or Designer
  • A strong comprehension of PBR
  • Experience of one or more full game development cycles
  • Experience with current commercial games engines
  • Willingness to learn new tools and pipelines


Desirable
  • Proficiency with off-line and real-time rendering packages
  • A working knowledge of Autodesk’s Fusion 360
  • Traditional Art skills



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We focus on our strengths and embrace our uniqueness, collaborating across teams and giving everyone the trust and respect to be masters of their craft.

Our values form the foundation of our culture and ethos:
  • Quality - Everything we do is about quality, from individual actions to final products, we take pride in the detail and authenticity of all our creations.
  • Focus - We focus on our strengths as a studio. Our teams might work across different projects, but our goals and vision should be clear for everyone.
  • Teamwork - We are a collective who thrive working across teams, empowering each other to succeed.
  • Respect - Respect at CA is given as a default, we respect each other as diverse and unique individuals, who come together to create games our fans will love.
  • Trust - Alongside respect, we trust each other, our teams and our leaders as experts of their craft. Everyone is given creative autonomy and freedom to make a real contribution to our projects and our legacy.
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