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Environment Artist - Hunt

Employer Crytek
Category Art/Animation
Location Germany
Reference 931

Crytek is looking for a creatively minded independent Environment Artist for Hunt: Showdown to join our Frankfurt, Germany Studio.

*Sample pictures and portfolio link, which shows sample work are required*


  • Creating highpoly and lowpoly models of environmental objects (trees, bushes, props, buildings, tilesets)
  • Creating efficient UV layouts that work well within the engine/platform constrains 
  • Create believable environments within the engine
  • Create game-ready assets given the technical limitations
  • Derive a well structured lowpoly model from the high poly model
  • Photorealistic Texturing of environmental objects
  • Work independently on asset sets


  • 2+ years of professional game production experience.
  • A strong ability to create believable environments within a games engine
  • Ability to derive a well structured lowpoly model from the high poly model
  • Strong understanding of efficient UV layout, PBR pipeline and modular level creation methods
  • Strong knowledge of 3dsmax, Photoshop and Zbrush / Mudbox
  • The ability to manage and supervise junior artists and willingness to carry out mentorship tasks.
  • A strong understanding of shader functionality
  • Focused, motivated and effective on all tasks through completion
  • A passion for games.
  • Good English communication and writing skills
  • Positive team-oriented attitude
  • Be proactive and self-motivated and complete tasks within given time constraint
  • Willing to relocate to Frankfurt am Main area, Germany

What you can expect from us:

  • A refreshing yet highly professional atmosphere in a diverse team.
  • Flexible work time.
  • FUN.
  • Free public transportation ticket, which lets you use public transport free of charge 24/7.
  • Free onsite German lessons for our employees and partners / spouses.
  • Company language is English. Any additional language is a plus, but not a requirement.
  • Extensive assistance with getting visa, work permits and communication with local authorities.
  • Relocation support.
  • A company apartment for your first few months and help in finding a private apartment....and many more!

About Crytek 

Crytek is an independent videogame developer, publisher, and technology provider dedicated to pushing the boundaries of gaming with its cutting-edge 3D game development solution CRYENGINE. With headquarters in Frankfurt am Main (Germany) and studios in Kiev (Ukraine), and Istanbul (Turkey), Crytek has created multiple award-winning titles, including the original Far Cry, the Crysis series, Ryse: Son of Rome, Warface, The Climb, Robinson: The Journey and Hunt: Showdown. Crytek delivers fun and innovative gaming experiences for PC, consoles, and VR and continues to grow its reach in the games-as-a-service market. Every Crytek game is created with CRYENGINE, which can be used by anyone to create games on a Pay What You Want business model.

For more information visit www.crytek.com - www.cryengine.com and www.huntshowdown.com