Senior Environment Artist

Senior Environment Artist

Wushu Studios is looking for an exceptional Senior Environment Artist to join our team! As an environment artist, you will effectively be working alongside our Art Director, Art Leads, Designers and almost every other discipline to create a variety of level assets for projects in development. The best way to do some great work in this role is to be proficient in the use of Maya (or similar 3D package), Painter and Zbrush. Having familiarity with game development along the lines of workflow, high and low poly modeling, particle systems, material setup, tools and lighting goes a long way!

If you’re thinking “Hey, this all sounds like me!” then don’t wait any longer – we would love to talk shop. Get in touch with us at careers@wushustudios.com!

Responsibilities
  • Create level assets for architectural and organic environments
  • Create content via 3D modeling and sculpting, 2D texture mapping, conceptual design, UV layout and more
  • Troubleshoot and maintain content to stay within memory, frame rate and design budgets
  • Maintain the artistic goals and vision of the project through all phases of the game development cycle

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Qualifications
  • 5+ years prior experience as a game environment artist
  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal)
  • Expert understanding in Maya, Zbrush, Photoshop and/or similar software
  • Strong artistic ability to visualize levels and the details within them with minimal concept art and direction
  • Strong understanding of art optimisation for game dev
  • Understanding of creating normal maps from high poly models

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Desirables
  • Any other game related art or design experience
  • Previous console development experience
  • Knowledge of various texture programs (Quixel, etc)

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Perks & Benefits

These are just some of many offered by Wushu Studios.

  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays
  • Parental Leave
  • Flexible Working Hours
  • Competitive Salaries
  • Anti-Crunch Ethos
  • Referral Bonus Scheme
  • Branded Merchandise
  • Relocation Assistance
  • Free Parking
  • Socials Events, Project Launch/Wrap Parties
  • Charity Events

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About Us

Founded in 2017 by a group of industry veterans, we are a highly experienced and professional team of developers with a shared passion for video games. Nestled in the heart of Liverpool’s creative quarter, our stylish studio is situated close to hundreds of cafes, bars and restaurants, and is a stone’s throw from Lime Street station, connecting us with the rest of the country