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15 Oct 2020

Full-Time Environment Artist

Environment Artst – Posted by admin Los Gatos, California, United States

Job Description

Cryptic Studios is looking for a talented Environment Artist to bring the MMO universe of Star Trek Online to life! You’ll work closely with our concept, environment and design teams to create levels that are visually stunning.

EVERY DAY YOU COULD BE:

  • Collaborating with artists, designers, and other disciplines to create engaging and appealing gameplay environments for Star Trek Online
  • Using Maya and/or 3DS Max, ZBrush, Substance, Photoshop and our proprietary tools to create PBR assets, models, layouts and lighting for both architectural and organic environments
  • Iterating on game assets and environments with fellow artists via paint overs, studies, and group critiques to improve look and gameplay

WHAT WE’D LIKE TO SEE:

  • Excellent composition skills evident in your portfolio
  • 3+ years’ experience creating real time 3D environments for video games
  • Expert level proficiency with Maya and/or 3DS Max, ZBrush, Substance and Photoshop
  • Demonstrated ability to create high quality work in a broad range of non realistic styles
  • Experience using proprietary systems, engines and tools
  • Ability to create PBR materials and all associated maps for new or existing assets
  • Strong understanding of how to create environments that support and enhance gameplay
  • Exceptional understanding of color, form, shape, structure, and silhouette
  • An eye for proportion, scale, surface properties and lighting
  • Excellent communication skills
  • BA or BS degree in art or equivalent work experience

PLUSES:

  • Solid foundation in traditional art, drawing, painting, illustration and/or concept art
  • Strong technical ability and willingness to learn new tools, techniques and workflows
  • Basic proficiency creating environmental VFX and/or environmental animations
  • Passion for the Star Trek franchise

REQUIRED APPLICATION MATERIALS:

  • Resume and cover letter
  • Portfolio or demo reel demonstrating experience modeling, texturing, and lighting game environments
  • An art test may be required

WHAT CRYPTIC OFFERS:

  • A fun tight-knit team
  • Full-Time role
  • Paid Holiday, Sick Time & Paid Time off
  • Health Insurance & Perks
  • Company social events
  • Recognition
  • Pet-Friendly

How to Apply

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Job Categories: 3D Animation. Job Types: Full-Time. Job Tags: Environment.

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