We are looking for a passionate and experienced Senior Character Artist to work on Crysis 4 (Working Title). As a Character Artist, you will be responsible for designing, executing, and creating characters for new installment in the Crysis franchise. *Sample pictures or a link to a webpage, which shows sample work, are required.*
Creating in-game characters from scratch following a concept art or art direction by keeping in mind and following the technical requirements.
Creating of textures (diffuse, normal map, specular, bump) needed to display a photo-realistic humanoid in game.
Working closely with Tech Art, concept art and other dependent departments throughout the character production process.
5+ years of professional experience in a Character Artist role.
Finished at least two (2) AAA title game with full development in-house experience.
Demonstrates a strong ability to create believable photo-realistic humanoid characters within a game's engine.
Ability to creatively translate concepts, ideas into authentic characters with an attention to detail.
Strong knowledge of human body anatomy.
Ability to create all textures needed for creating photo-realistic looking humans and creatures.
Ability to create game ready assets that work well within the given technical limitations that are rigging and animation friendly.
Strong knowledge of a 3D hard surface modelling software (3DS Max, Maya, Zbrush or other recognized tools).
Strong knowledge of current texturing pipelines (Substance, Quixel and Photoshop).
First person shooter game in-game character art experience is preferred.
AAA game company work experience is preferred.
Good English communication and writing skills.
Be proactive, self-motivated and be able to work without direct supervision.
What you can expect from us
A refreshing yet highly professional atmosphere in a diverse team.
Flexible work time.
Free public transportation ticket, which lets you use public transport free of charge 24/7.
Free German lessons
Company language is English. Any additional language is a plus, but not a requirement.
Extensive assistance with getting visa, work permits and communication with local authorities.
A company apartment for your first few months and help in finding a private apartment.
...and much more!