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Junior 3D Artist

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Sports Interactive
Employer Sports Interactive
Category Art/Animation
Salary Competitive plus benefits
Type Permanent
Location UK - London

Sports Interactive (SI) is the world’s leading developer of football management simulations through its Football Manager series of games. Founded in 1994 and now based in East London's booming technology hub of Old Street,  SI, as a continually successful and profitable company are now looking to expand its full-time staff as it pushes out across both existing and emerging gaming platforms.

SI’s games have enjoyed an unparalleled history of commercial and critical success, with 12 of its creations among the UK's Top 20 fastest-selling PC games of all time and five in the UK’s top 20 best-selling PC games of all time. Sports Interactive became a wholly owned subsidiary of SEGA in 2006.

The studio is a vibrant environment, full of talented and dedicated people with drive, passion and creativity, who enjoy working within a close-knit team as part of a lively, self-motivated and forward thinking company. Sports Interactive looks after its staff’s well-being with free gym membership, in-house massage therapy, a leading benefits package and a flexible working schedule that make the studio a relaxed and friendly place to work. The company also arranges regular team social events.

Further information on Sports Interactive and its games is available from the SI website, www.sigames.com.

 

Position Overview

We are looking for a 3D artist to join our graphics team in a junior role, helping with the creation and implementation of assets and graphical content in our games. The successful candidate would focus particularly on creation of environmental assets to be used within the match engine of the games but they would also be required to assist in all other areas as required.

 

Key Responsibilities

  • Dealing with licensing and asset creation for the game
  • Creating graphical content for the game
  • Assisting in the development of content across numerous platforms

 

Knowledge, Skills and Experience

  • Relevant animation/ art/ gaming degree
  • Proficient with Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Illustrator
  • Experience creating graphical content for games (either professionally or within a gaming community)
  • Good experience with low polygon modelling
  • Good texturing experience of texturing
  • Experience with 3D Studio Max
  • Portfolio required

 

This job description is an accurate reflection of the duties and responsibilities of the post as at the time of writing but will be changed from time to time as the job is a career development job which will be adjusted according to the progress of the job holder.  It does not form part of the contract of employment.