Weapons Artist

by Digital Extremes

Reference #: 16540
Position Type: Full-time / Permanent
Date Posted: Oct 06, 2017
Experience: 3 Years
Digital Extremes

Job Description

Digital Extremes
Weapons Artist

Salary: $40,000 - $75,000
Experience: 3+ years


  • Assist Work with the lead artist to create AAA standard hard surface assets.
  • Creation of hi and low poly models, textures, and materials for use as
    real-time game assets.


  • Exceptional knowledge of the asset creation process (block in, high and
    low poly, multi part baking, PBR texturing, etc).
  • Excellent skill at sub-d modeling and hard surface sculpting. 
  • Flexible skills that translate to different scales and subject matter
    (weapons, vehicles, costumes, etc).
  • Ingrained sense of the principals of design and how to apply them to
    your models and textures.
  • Self-motivated, good communication skills and the ability to integrate
    into a tight knit team.
  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience in game development modeling and texturing
    weapons, equipment. or vehicles using Maya, ZBrush / Mudbox, and Photoshop.
  • An exceptional understanding of hard surface modeling techniques for use in
    creating complex mechanical objects, such as, weapons and vehicles.
  • Superior eye for light, shade, color, and detail in creating texture maps and materials.
  • Self-motivation, good communication skills, and a great team-player attitude.

Preferred Extras:

  • Have shipped AAA PC or console titles as a 3D Artist specializing in equipment,
    weapons, or vehicles.
  • Experience in creating mechanical characters and vehicles.
  • Skill in one or more related disciplines – illustration, animation, visual
    effects, or technical art.

Permanent, Full time (40 hrs/wk) starting at $40,000 - $75,000 annually. Benefits include dental insurance, medical insurance, disability insurance. Please send resume to S. Reeve (sarah.reeve@digitalextremes.com ).Reference #16540 when applying. Only qualified candidates will be contacted.
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