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Senior Character Animator E-mail

Obsidian Entertainment is looking for talented, self-motivated Animator to join us in creating content for a high profile role playing game. 

 
Character Artist E-mail

Obsidian Entertainment is looking for a talented and self-motivated Character Artist to join our growing team of RPG developers. 

 

Senior Character Artist E-mail

Obsidian Entertainment is looking for a talented and self-motivated Senior Character Artist to join our growing team of RPG developers.

 

Senior Narrative Designer E-mail

Obsidian Entertainment is looking for an experienced and talented Narrative Designer to work on our original IPs.

 

Character Artist

Obsidian Entertainment is looking for a talented and self-motivated Character Artist to join our growing team of RPG developers. 

The Character Artist position requires a solid understanding of current AAA-quality art, consistent character design and effective character art pipelines. This person understands the value of the production schedule and how to fit project goals within it.

Requirements:

  • Strong proficiency in Maya, Z-Brush, Substance Designer / Painter and Photoshop.
  • Excellent High and Low poly modeling skills
  • Excellent with texture and shader creation within a PBR pipeline
  • Strong knowledge of human and animal anatomy, materials and garb
  • Solid grasp of color theory and lighting techniques for quality presentation and the best player experience
  • Ability to rapidly master proprietary tools and development pipelines
  • Ability to be resourceful and come up with creative solutions
  • Ability to be receptive to art direction and critiques from project art leads
  • Strong foundation in traditional art
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to effectively coordinate with producers, programmers, designers, as well as artists.
  • Strong organizational, supervisory and mentoring skills

Pluses:

  • Experience with Epic's Unreal Engine 4
  • Knowledge of rig creation and skinning of verts
  • Character and prop conceptual design skills
  • Background in portrait painting, Photography or Cinematography

Responsibilities:

  • Create (Sculpt, Model, UV, texture and create materials) AAA quality characters and creatures
  • Work closely with the leads to ensure the visual target is always exceeded and stylistically consistent
  • Actively participate in technical and aesthetic problem solving discussions for the entire project

Portfolio Requirements:

  • A web portfolio that demonstrates a range of high quality 3D and 2D art
  • Examples of modeled, textured and lit characters
  • A range of hard surface and organic models
  • Samples from previous industry work

Portfolio Pluses

  • Real-time Shader Examples
  • Advance Material and Rendering Samples
  • Quality conceptual examples

 

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