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Senior Environment Artist

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Aardvark Swift
Employer Aardvark Swift
Category Art
Salary Negotiable
Location Other

Senior Environment Artist - Manchester

Everybody's talking about VR, now's your chance to get involved…

Virtual reality is popping up everywhere lately; sales, training, even medical - but what you're most excited about is video games, right? This is a rare opportunity for you to sink your teeth into this emerging technology early on and lead the way for the games industry going forward.

As a Senior Environment Artist, you'll build a stunning world without being locked down by the constraints of simple monitors and everyday screens. Working closely with a Level Designer, you'll collaborate to layout and build levels in Unreal 4, from the initial block placement to the final polish. If you're looking to take up a bit more responsibility, and take control for planning and managing level content, then this is the role for you!

You'll be joining one of the major players in the games industry. Based in the cultural hotpot that is Manchester, the work you produce will be join this studio's legacy of countless AAA games and industry-topping hardware. Working for a company this big doesn't come without its benefits, you'll enjoy generous healthcare and dental, a boat full of training opportunities, 25 days annual leave in addition to half-days in summer and, of course, free games!

Have you got the skills we're looking for?

• 5+ years in the games industry including experience working on console;

• Terrain / Landscape modelling experience, preferably in Unreal;

• Advanced understanding of PBR shading materials.

Icing on the cake

• Strong foundational skills including composition, design, and colour theory;

• VR development experience;

• Unreal 4 production experience.

Interested? Click apply now! Alternatively, let's have a chat! Contact me at Max@aswift.com or +44 (0) 1709 834 777.