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Senior Hard Surface Artist

Epic Games

Cary, NC 05-01-2024
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description

What We Do

Push your artistic talent to the limit on a team of world-class environment, character and concept artists who strive to innovate and inspire.

What You'll Do

Epic Games is looking for a Senior Hard Surface Artist to join our team working with art, design, animation, and production to help figure out how we supply a steady stream of mechanical content on Fortnite. You will create stylized art and push the quality of hard surface mechanical modeling while being a solid communicator and team player. Bring your awesome mechanical models to life in this stylized world.

In this role, you will
• Model high poly, low poly, and texturing assets including weapons, pickaxes, gliders, vehicles, and gadgets
• Handle outsourcing management as needed; checking to make sure outsourcers are adhering to technical & aesthetic requirements
• Create mechanical models that show a high degree of articulation and animation
• Create high quality stylized art and high quality models and textures
• Create models that appropriately capture the feeling of the 2D concept art

What we're looking for
• World class modeling skills, preferably in MAX or Maya
• Solid communicator with an ability to work between disciplines
• Great texturing skills and experience with PBR & materials
• Ability to take 2D concept art to completion
• Ability to create functional, articulated mechanical models
• Ability to provide feedback to outsourcers

This role is open to multiple locations in North America (including WA).

Pay Transparency Information

The expected annual base pay range(s) for this position are detailed below. Each base pay range is relevant only for individuals who are residents of or will be expected to work within the specified locale. Compensation varies based on a variety of factors, which include (but aren't limited to) things such as skills and competencies, qualifications, knowledge, and experience. In addition to base pay, most employees are eligible to participate in Epic's generous benefit plans and discretionary incentive programs (subject to the terms of those plans or programs).

Washington Base Pay Range

$148,060 - $217,154 USD

Note to Recruitment Agencies: Epic does not accept any unsolicited resumes or approaches from any unauthorized third party (including recruitment or placement agencies) (i.e., a third party with whom we do not have a negotiated and validly executed agreement). We will not pay any fees to any unauthorized third party. Further details on these matters can be found here.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-d2mzp7-3-236-116-27-42 in your application.

Salary Details
Salary Range: $148,060 to $217,154 Per Year ($ USD)
Company Profile
Epic Games

Founded in 1991, Epic Games is a leading interactive entertainment company and provider of 3D engine technology. Epic operates Fortnite, one of the world’s largest games with over 350 million accounts and 2.5 billion friend connections. Epic also develops Unreal Engine, which powers the world’s leading games and is also adopted across industries such as film and television, architecture, automotive, manufacturing, and simulation.