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Character Animator E-mail

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

 
Concept Artist E-mail

Obsidian Entertainment seeks a passionate and skilled Concept Artist to join our growing team of RPG developers.

 

Senior Environment Artist E-mail

Obsidian Entertainment is looking for a talented, self-motivated Environment Artist to collaborate with a growing team of developers.

 

Technical Artist - World Performance E-mail

Obsidian Entertainment is looking for a knowledgeable, responsible, and collaborative Technical Artist to assist our growing team of RPG developers with world organization and performance.

 

Senior Technical Artist - Houdini E-mail

Obsidian Entertainment is looking for an experienced and talented Houdini Technical Artist, to join our growing team of RPG developers.

 

Animation Director E-mail

Obsidian Entertainment is looking for an experienced, highly skilled, and organized Animation Director to join our growing team of talented RPG developers. 

 

UI Artist E-mail

Obsidian Entertainment is looking for a UI Artist to collaborate in the design and creation of the user experience for our next great RPG.

 

VFX Artist E-mail

Obsidian Entertainment is looking for a talented and self-motivated VFX Artist to join the team making our next world-class RPG.

 

Lighting Artist E-mail

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

 

Intermediate/Senior System Designer E-mail

Obsidian Entertainment is looking for an Intermediate System Designer and a Senior System Designer to join our team of talented developers.

 

Combat Systems Designer E-mail

Obsidian Entertainment is looking for a Combat Systems Designer with proven experience developing first-person melee combat gameplay to join our team of talented developers.

 

Area Designer E-mail

Obsidian Entertainment is looking for an Area Designer to join us in creating our next great multi-platform RPG.

 

Gameplay Programmer E-mail

Obsidian is looking for experienced gameplay programmers familiar with developing games using the Unreal Engine.

 

Graphics Programmer E-mail

Obsidian is looking for experienced programmers to work with our team of artists and designers to deliver the artistic vision of our next world class RPG using the Unreal Engine.

 

Engine Programmer E-mail

Obsidian is looking for experienced programmers to develop, debug, and optimize engine-level systems in the Unreal Engine.

 

Sound Designer E-mail

Obsidian is looking for a creative and technical Sound Designer with the capability to design and implement assets, manage entire projects, and specialize in key audio systems.

 

Lead Sound Designer E-mail

Obsidian is looking for a creative and technical Lead Sound Designer with the capability to design and implement assets, lead the audio efforts for a new project, and specialize in key audio systems.

 

Area Designer

Obsidian Entertainment is looking for an Area Designer to join us in creating our next great multi-platform RPG.

This designer will work closely with artists to produce interesting 3D levels with exciting, engaging gameplay. Responsibilities will include planning and populating the game with compelling missions/quests, scripted sequences, encounters, challenges and rewards. The ideal candidate for this position needs to have an established track record designing fun and exciting levels.

Responsibilities

  • Communicate area design requirements with other team members
  • Design 3D layouts and work with several departments to create a unique and fun experience
  • Design compelling game content - quests, NPCs, items, and puzzles
  • Author and maintain game design documentation
  • Contribute to all aspects of game design

Requirements

  • The ability to evaluate and understand the mechanics of a game and create 3D layouts that complement the experience
  • Proficiency with modern game editors such as UE4, CryEngine, Source or equivalent
  • Excellent communication skills - communicating in person with various developers and authoring clear and concise documentation
  • Exceptional attention to detail
  • Able to adhere to tight schedules and the ability to assist others in meeting deadlines

Pluses

  • Level/Area Design experience on a shipped AAA title
  • Working knowledge of Unreal Engine 4
  • Experience working with branching dialogue
  • Experience working on games with role-playing elements
  • Proficiency with 3ds Max, Maya or XSI
  • Programming or scripting experience
  • A playable portfolio level built in a commercial 3D game engine

Obsidian Entertainment is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and we are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

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