Senior Technical Environment Artist - Guildford, UK

Posted 13 June 2022
Salary Negotiable
LocationGuildford
Job type Permanent
DisciplineArt
Reference17477
Contact NameMargaret Smith

Job description

Senior Technical Environment Artist


22cans - Guildford, UK



22cans are seeking a Senior Technical Environment Artist who is eager to embrace a highly creative and explorative development environment and help them realise their vision. 

22cans is an independent games development studio with a passion for making award-winning, innovative and delightful games. As part of the art team you will work closely with the Art Director, Art Lead and Tech Lead to design and author the game environment / game world. This is your opportunity to mark your mark and reach huge audiences around the world.


Your role and responsibilities will include...
 
  • Collaborating with Art Direction, Design and Code to help form and realise the studio’s vision for the title
  • Creating environment and other art assets from scratch to develop the concept art, game environments, props, game objects and overall game world
  • Organising and maintaining environment art content and giving feedback to the team
  • Developing Environment assets and material production pipelines.
  • Authoring of materials


For this role, you'll need...
 
  • At least 3+ years of experience working in games, films, VFX as an Environment Artist or Technical Generalist
  • Good 3D modelling, environment asset texturing skills and techniques. (props, environment assets)
  • Substance designer and substance painter experience
  • Professional experience and good knowledge of working with Maya and knowledge of its modelling tools
  • In depth knowledge of shader graph and node based shader creation techniques and ability to author stylised materials
  • Knowledge of in game lighting and post processing tools
  • Good knowledge of general pipelines for world building, kit bashing and other related elements such as terrain generation, vegetation
  • To be able to provide detailed input about the world creation process, from modelling, texturing to lighting
  • Knowledge of procedural workflows
  • Great general artistry, Maya and Photoshop competence


Bonus points if you have skills and experience with...
 
  • Unity's HDRP
  • HLSL and GLSL
  • C#


Interested? Want to know more?

Get in touch with margaret@aswift.com or call +44(0) 1709 834 777 now!