Senior Environment Artist
Warner Bros. Entertainment Group
Creative, Game Development/Publishing
United States - California - Carlsbad
Feb. 04, 2020
Company OverviewWarner Bros. has been entertaining audiences for more than 90 years through the world’s most-loved characters and franchises. Warner Bros. employs people all over the world in a wide variety of disciplines. We're always on the lookout for energetic, creative people to join our team.
WB Games is seeking a talented Senior Environment Artist for our brand-new San Diego game studio!
As a Senior Environment Artist, you’ll work with the creative director, engineering, design, and art teams to bring your worlds to life. Leverage your technical expertise and passion for high quality art in this exciting ground floor opportunity.
What part will you play?
Create 3D worlds and objects based on concept art and technical requirements
Coordinate the building and lighting of environments within the game’s engine
Work with tech artists to establish, follow, and maintain pipelines and technical requirements
Work closely with vision holders to establish styles and standards
Execute on pre-defined or self-started initiatives from ideation to completion
Actively share knowledge within area of expertise and influence related disciplines
Help build an extended team of talented and motivated environment artists
Build on a culture of inclusivity and growth through mentoring and career management
Serve as an active participant in team art discussions, critiques and reviews
What do we need from you?
Minimum 7+ years of experience as an environment artist in game development
Relevant 2D and 3D experience – Photoshop, Maya, 3DSMax, ZBrush, Unity/Unreal, etc
Experience implementing assets in game engines (Unreal and/or Unity a plus)
Ability to coordinate the creation of assets and lighting of environments within a game’s engine
Demonstrated ability to digitally sculpt/model & texture in various LODs
Strong understanding of composition, materials, color, and lighting
Clear, concise and transparent communicator - both written and verbal
Be a self-motivated team-player with a positive attitude and strong work ethic
Proven time management skills with the ability to be self-sufficient and execute quickly
A passion for video games
Must have portfolio link on resume
The Warner Bros. Entertainment Group of Companies is an equal opportunity employer and considers all candidates for employment regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, marital status, military or veteran's status (including protected veterans, as may be required by federal law), sexual orientation, gender identity or any other category protected by law.