Senior Environment Artist (Remote)

YAGER Development logo
Posted 08 November 2023
Salary Negotiable
Job type Permanent
Contact NameJoe Sutcliffe

Job description

We are proudly supporting YAGER as they look to recruit a Senior Environment Artist to work with them on exciting upcoming development projects.

As Senior Environment Artist you will be expected to work independently on building well-designed scenes and levels as well as integrating assets in the engine. 

Your responsibilities…

  • Building well-designed levels and scenes
  • Integrate assets for use in the game engine
  • Create assets from proxy phase to final shippable quality
  • UV mapping and baking
  • Generating materials (PBR)
  • Collaborate with level and narrative designers to create environments which balance aesthetics with playability and technical feasibility
The skills and experience you’ll bring to the role…
  • 3+ years of experience in professional game development at a Senior level
  • Motivated to work within a designated artistic style, and to execute according to the overall art direction and project goals
  • Experience with Unreal Engine tools and workflows including materials and content optimizations
  • Good modelling skill using 3DSMax / Modo / Maya / ZBrush / Blender or similar
  • Solid knowledge of composition and shape balance
  • Adept propagation skills, specifically with modular asset-building sets
  • Ability to communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in writing
  • Passionate about videogames
Bonus points if you have…
  • Thorough understanding of shader creation
  • Strong understanding of architecture
  • Experience with procedural content creation using Houdini/Substance is plus
Perks and benefits include…
  • Relocation Assistance
  • Mental & Physical Health Support
  • Learning and Development
  • Gym Membership
  • Public Transport
  • Pet Friendly
YAGER are the developers of the successful 'The Cycle' series based in Berlin, Germany. Founded in 1999 by 5 enthusiastic gamers, they combine long-term experience with a resilient and innovative spirit. They are passionate about creating online action games with rich worlds, focused on social emergent gameplay.