Crytek is looking for a Senior Hard Surface Artist to join our art team in our Frankfurt, Germany based studio.
Sample pictures or portfolio link, which shows sample work are necessary.
Work with Art Director and other artists to ensure consistency between vision and implementation of hard surface assets.
Understand and follow style guides to guarantee the consistency of the game.
Supervise and mentor junior artists on the team.
Provide and accept direction.
Explore new technologies on the given platforms to achieve best possible results.
Work within inter-disciplinary teams of artists, designers and animators.
Work together with our Research and Development department to improve workflow.
Coordinate with other studio groups including animation and production to achieve project objectives.
Complete all tasks in a timely manner and to a consistent high quality standard.
Demonstrate a desire to learn and grow professionally.
5+ years experience in game development
Last and/or current gen console experience
Expert understanding of current game art processes, limitations and dependencies
Strong knowledge of 3ds Max or Blender, Photoshop, Substance Painter and Zbrush
Strong knowledge of common real-time game engines
Established interpersonal and organizational skills
The ability to manage and supervise mid-level and junior artists and willingness to carry out mentorship tasks.
Ability to deliver and receive constructive feedback
Good English communication and writing skills.
Positive, problem-solving and team-oriented attitude.
Be proactive and self-motivated, work without direct supervision.
Willing to relocate to Frankfurt am Main area, Germany
A portfolio or reel that demonstrates the following:
Heavy focus on Hard Surface art (Weapons, Vehicles, Props)
Proficiency in high and low poly modeling
Proficiency in Texturing, following PBR rules
Strong technical skills (clean modeling / baking / UVs etc.)
Strong artistic skills (Shapes / colors / proportions)
Ability to create new and refine existing designs
Keen eye for detail and realism
Experience with CRYENGINE
Experience with procedural content creation
Experience with Substance Designer
Industrial design background
Traditional painting skills
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.
Supported German lessons for our employees
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!