Weapon Artist (Nicosia, Cyprus)

We are looking for an experienced Weapon Artist to join the core game development team.  The right candidate has the passion in crafting iconic guns to ensure our FPS players enjoy the feel and performance of their weapons.

Responsibilities

  • Taking part in building weapon pipeline and their customization
  • Building weapons and customization parts
  • Creating content when needed from whiteboxing to production quality assets
  • Cooperating with the technical Art team to place ready assets into the engine
  • Working closely with the team and external partners to ensure that quality is consistent and cohesive
  • Being able to follow references, concepts, and art direction while also having the initiative to take the work further independently

Requirements

  • 5+ years of experience in AAA game development (PC and/or console)
  • Proficient knowledge of Unreal Engine, Maya / Modo / MudBox / ZBrush, Marvelous Designer, Substance Painter or equivalent package
  • Ability to Identify functional and technical aspects of real life assets
  • Structured and technical artist with experience in outsource management
  • Excellent abilities in hard surface modeling
  • Excellent abilities in photo-realistic texturing and surfacing work

The ideal candidate will also have

  • Interest and understanding of believable weapon aesthetics and designs
  • You have excellent understanding of form, shape and structure
  • Strong traditional art skills such as painting, drawing or sculpting

Why should you join Redhill Games?

  • We have a great team of passionate game developers so you will not be alone!
  • We value character – we are all different but have a common purpose. We respect each other’s talent and contribution.
  • We are very international – in the team we already have representatives of 15 countries!
  • We speak the same language – Yes, it’s English! Among other languages we have Finnish, Swedish, Russian, Czech, French, Portuguese, Vietnamese, Hindi, Arabic, Slovak, Hebrew, Ukrainian, Dutch, Bulgarian and Greek.
  • We love, play and develop games – you will always have someone to play with!
  • Our South office is conveniently located downtown Nicosia, with tons of options for shopping and eating.
  • If Cyprus is not your base, we will help you relocate and you will get to love the sunny island which has sea and mountains within easy reach!
  • Last but not least – we offer competitive compensation and good benefits!

You feeling it?

Just press the little red button below to send us e-mail (jobs@redhillgames.com). Tell us a bit about yourself and don’t forget to include a link to your portfolio and your CV/LinkedIn! We would love to know more about you.