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Get a job: Sanzaru Games is hiring a Character Artist

Sanzaru Games is looking for an experienced Character Artist to create and maintain characters, textures, and other assets as a member of its California-based development team.

March 24, 2017

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Character Artist, Sanzaru Games

Location: Foster City, California

Sanzaru Games Inc., located in Foster City, CA, is an interactive game development studio. Our mission is to bring together the most talented individuals to develop fun playing, visually stunning and technically spectacular interactive games. Sanzaru provides a smaller more intimate culture, inspiring more creativity and collaboration – the end result to produce the best games without compromising the benefits of a larger studio.  We offer an opportunity to work with some of the most experienced and talented Game Developers in the industry. In addition, Sanzaru Games Inc. offers an excellent array of benefits, as well as an exceptional work environment.


  • Creates characters, vehicles, and props to include modeling, mapping, collision, and tagging

  • Paints textures and builds shaders to corresponding assets

  • Builds, maintains, and advances rigs, skinning, and weighting

  • Develops, experiments, and advances characters using the lasting techniques & software

  • Maintains, improves, and advances the assets

  • Understands the art pipeline and integrates assets into the game

  • Understands the hardware limitations and common techniques

  • Works directly with leads & other artists, designers,  and engineers


  • 2+ years of industry experience

  • Very strong understanding of form, color, composition, mechanics, and physics

  • Working knowledge of Maya and/or other 3D software

  • Working knowledge of Photoshop, BodyPaint, Mudbox, ZBrush and/or other similar software packages

  • Working knowledge of Unreal technology a plus!

  • Ability to multi-task and adapt easily to change

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and ability to interact effectively

Interested? Apply now.

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