Full Time Job

Environment Artist

Activision

Albany, NY 04-16-2021
 
  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description
Your Mission

As an Environment Artist, your mission is to create cutting-edge environments and worlds for our AAA titles, all while collaborating with a talented team of Artists and Designers.

Priorities can often change in a fast-paced environment like ours, so this role includes, but is not limited to, the following responsibilities:
• Create models/textures and assemble scenes for architectural and organic environments.
• Troubleshoot and maintain levels to stay within design spec, art, and memory/framerate budgets.
• Collaborate with other artists, and level designers to assemble and detail game environments.
• Communicate effectively with other team members.

Player Profile

Minimum Requirements:
• 2-3 years of experience creating high-quality 3D architecture, environments, lighting, and levels.
• A solid portfolio demonstrating focus and commitment to realistic environment and current-gen 2d/3d asset creation, ideally demonstrating various objects alone and assembled into compelling environments.
• Proficiency in Maya or 3ds Max, Photoshop, Zbrush, Substance Designer/Painter.
• Possess an understanding of forms, shapes, and silhouettes as it pertains to modeling.
• Proven ability to demonstrate and execute multiple art styles.
• Ability to visualize and build levels with minimal concept art and direction.
• Strong technical skills to manage memory, frame rate limits, and budgets.
• Thrive in a collaborative environment, work well with other team members, are flexible to change, and can give/receive feedback.
• Deadline-oriented; can manage and organize work to ensure deadlines are met.

Extra Points:
• 1+ shipped AAA title.
• Foundation in traditional arts.
• Experience with Unreal Engine.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rz3q5n-3-84-132-40-42 in your application.

Company Profile
Activision

Activision Blizzard, Inc. is one of the world's largest and most successful interactive entertainment companies and is at the intersection of media, technology and entertainment.