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3D Character Artist, Backflip Studios
Location: Boulder, Colorado
We are currently looking for an experienced 3D Character Artist to work with an extraordinarily talented art staff on our newest hit game Dragonvale World!
As a 3D Character Artist you will be taking concepts and translating them into visually stunning collectible dragons.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
- Strong understanding of 3D game character creation (modeling, texturing and UV layout)
- Understanding of form, shape and anatomy
- Creating high-quality hand-painted textures
- Excellent eye for translating concept art into a representational 3D model
- Working closely with the lead artist, concept artist, and animators to create game ready assets in a timely manner
- Working within established technical restraints and within the style guide
- Collaborating with other artists and cultivating a positive team dynamic
- Willingness to accept feedback in a professional manner
- Ability to work under moderate lead direction
- Motivated and willing to learn new processes
Education and Experience:
- 3+ years of industry or related experience
- High proficiency with Maya (or equivalent 3D modeling package) and Photoshop
- Experience with Unity or an equivalent engine
- Understanding of 3D painting software such as 3D-Coat
- Mobile game experience is preferred
- Traditional sculpture, drawing, painting, and texturing skills are a plus
Interested? Apply now.
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