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Get a job: Sucker Punch Productions seeks a Senior Environment Modeler

The Infamous developer is looking for a senior environment modeler to help the studio "push the boundary of gameplay, art and story-telling on PlayStation 4."

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Senior Environment Modeler, Sucker Punch Productions

Location: Bellevue, Washington

Sucker Punch is looking for a talented, self-driven Senior Environment Modeler to inspire and create compelling worlds that push the boundary of gameplay, art and story-telling on PlayStation 4. If you love to constantly learn and contribute to raising the bar of digital media with a tight knit team, Sucker Punch is waiting for you! 


  • Modeling of game environment assets (structures, terrain, props) using Autodesk Maya from photo reference and concept art.
  • Learn and utilize our methods and production pipeline to implement models into the run-time engine.
  • Ensure the environment models meet the performance and memory requirements of the game engine and hardware.
  • Work within production schedules to meet the down-stream production requirements.
  • Finishing out levels or areas of the environment, including detail and polish work.
  • Work with other environment modelers and the design team to create visually striking game environments. 


  • Must be experienced in modeling, texturing and working in Maya.
  • Demonstrated ability to create and edit textures in Photoshop.
  • Ability to respond to art direction critiques and produce results on schedule.
  • A strong artistic sense of shape, proportion, and color.
  • Highly skilled in creating realistic looking models.
  • 5+ years as a professional environment modeler. 


  • Advanced modeling skills using Maya.
  • Knowledge of texturing programs like Substance or Quixel.
  • Knowledge of real-time rendering technology.
  • Experience and strong skills using Z Brush or other sculpting software.
  • General knowledge of physical based lighting, shader creation, and rendering.
  • Previous console game development experience (especially PS4, Xbox One). 

Portfolio and other Requirements

  • A portfolio review is required.  We prefer web-based submissions, but will evaluate DVDs if necessary.
  • Applicants should expect to take a modeling and texture test on 3D models we provide.
  • Applicants must be able to work in the USA and willing to relocate to the Seattle, WA area.

Interested? Apply now.

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