We are looking for a talented and experienced Lead 3D Character Artist who will be responsible for creating stunning and visually appealing 3D character models that enhance the gameplay experience. Your expertise in character design, modeling, texturing, and optimization will play a vital role in shaping the visual identity of our game.
All the responsibilities we’ll trust you with:
- You’ll lead and manage a team of character artists, providing guidance, feedback, and mentorship to ensure the delivery of high-quality work.
- You’ll collaborate closely with the art director, game designers, and other team members to establish a cohesive artistic vision for the game’s characters.
- You’ll create detailed character models, considering factors such as proportions, anatomy, clothing, and accessories.
- You’ll model, UV unwrap, and texture characters using industry-standard software such as Maya, ZBrush, Substance Painter, or similar tools.
- You’ll optimize character models and textures for mobile platforms, ensuring optimal performance without compromising visual quality.
- You’ll collaborate with the technical art team to ensure proper integration of character models into the game engine.
- You’ll conduct regular reviews and provide constructive feedback to artists to improve the overall quality of character art.
- You’ll stay updated with industry trends, techniques, and tools related to character modeling, texturing, and optimization, and share knowledge with the team to foster continuous improvement.
What you’ll bring to the team:
- At least 3 years of proven experience in a leadership role, with a proven ability to lead and mentor a team of artists.
- A strong portfolio showcasing your exceptional skills in character design and modeling.
- Proficiency in industry-standard software such as Maya, ZBrush, Substance Painter, Photoshop, or similar tools for character modeling and texturing.
- Strong understanding of human anatomy, proportions, and clothing design, with the ability to create visually appealing characters.
- Excellent knowledge of UV mapping, texturing, and PBR material creation for character models.
- Experience in optimizing character models and textures for mobile platforms, balancing performance and visual fidelity.
- Passion for video games and a deep understanding of character design and its impact on gameplay and player engagement.
- Familiarity with rigging and animation principles is a plus.
- Strong communication and collaboration skills to work effectively within a multidisciplinary team.
- A proactive and self-motivated approach to problem-solving and the ability to meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
- Excellent English to communicate with the international team.
Why you’ll love working with us:
- We’re 100% remote, work wherever you want forever!
- We offer unlimited holidays and sick days. Take as much time off as you need, to spend time with your family and friends or just because you feel like playing games all day. We trust our team and want to offer a modern work life balance that allows you to thrive both at work and in your personal life.
- You’ll be able to make an impact, to work closely with the rest of the team and its leads to work on one of the most promising upcoming games in the mobile gaming industry and the Web3 space.
- You’ll have a comfortable work schedule and stable workload. With a variety of tasks that will allow your constant professional development.
- We want our team to grow personally and professionally and support learning opportunities, especially with a focus around new AI tools and methods.
- We have a culture that puts our people first. We believe in open communication, creativity and the value of unique contributions from everyone in the team.
- We offer a competitive salary in addition to equity option plans.
About Gameplay Galaxy
Gameplay Galaxy is the team behind Trial Xtreme, one of the world’s leading bike racing mobile games, with more than 250,000,000 downloads!
We’re now ready to take it to the next level following the natural gaming evolution and embracing concepts from Web3, Esport and the fast-growing world of UGC.
We are optimizing our games and ecosystem with new innovative gaming concepts, capabilities and ground breaking technologies to create and build massive gaming projects that will become the natural space for our players, competitive gamers and guilds of players, supported by the biggest brands and sport names from all over the world. Learn more about our vision here.
We’re a fully remote company and have an experienced and talented team based all over the world. We’re looking for team players that have the will and ability to adapt quickly and smoothly to the fast paced changing environment we are creating and building in.
Ready to join the race?
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