Environment Artist

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Posted 14 November 2023
Salary Negotiable
Job type Permanent
DisciplineGame Art
Contact NameShani Owen

Job description

XR Games are seeking an Environment Artist to work on an exciting unannounced VR game with a licensed movie IP.

As an Environment Artist at XR Games you will take ownership for areas of the project, creating and optimising game assets as you contribute to making the title live up to its movie-based roots. You will also support your junior colleagues through informal mentoring.

XR Games is a multi-award-winning VR and AR studio making games that provide 3D virtual experiences for players to navigate, explore, and have fun in.

XR work closely with Sony Pictures to bring movie licences to life in VR as well as work with the world’s largest publishers and hardware manufacturers such as Meta, PlayStation, Microsoft, and more! Following the success of projects such as Zombieland: Headshot Fever, they are now working on multiple high-profile projects with recognisable IP’s and licences as they continue to grow and invest in the future of the studio.

The skills and experience you’ll bring to the role…
  • Two or more years of professional industry experience in an Environment Art role
  • Strong 3D modelling skills
  • Good examples of high-quality texturing
  • Wider knowledge of optimised UV’s
  • Good understanding of composition
  • Able to apply composition knowledge within a game engine
  • Natural artistic abilities
Perks and benefits include…
  • Financial assistance for relocation
  • Visa sponsorship available
  • Private Healthcare plan
  • Total 8% shared contribution pension 
  • 25 days annual leave, plus public holidays, and your birthday off
  • Flexible start times, decide what works best for you
  • Access to Currys tech scheme
  • Regular studio and team activities and socials
  • Free game codes for XR’s latest titles