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3D Artist / Generalist | Full-time | Sydney

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blowfishstudios

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Monday, 3 May, 2021 - 9:38 AM
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Junior to Mid Level

Blowfish Studios is expanding and we're seeking talented 3D Artists / Generalists to join our team now and in the near future! You can look forward to working with an amazing team of talented professionals, gaining professional experience in game development, releasing games on multiple platforms and working on amazing projects!

The ideal candidate will have experience in the video game industry, or an accompanying field, worked in a team environment, able to self-manage tasks, and is passionate about video games!

We are keen to find someone who wants to grow their career, expand their skill set, and ready to bring their A-game! If that's you, hit us up!

COVID-19 - While the majority of the studio is work-from-home, this role will require the ability to come into the North Sydney office on request, if you are located within the greater Sydney area.

 

Responsibilities

  • Produce art assets as directed by an Art Lead or an Art Director on any of a variety of production tasks in the artist field of specialisation.
  • Follow workflow pipelines and organise assets according to established guidelines.
  • Responsible for understanding and following updates on documents and processes in the area of specialisation.
  • Seeks approval of personal task time estimates.
  • Solicits peer review for initial feedback on art assets when appropriate.
  • Proficient with basic functionality of source control, and task tracking.
  • Can be relied upon by leads to meet production task times with an acceptable quality level.
  • Understands the importance of and accurately employs established asset organizational structures and naming conventions.
  • Keeping up-to-date on techniques, trends, styles, etc. in the industry and pertaining to your field.

 

Requirements

  • Min. 1 year of experience in a professional game development environment.
  • Proficiency with Maya or Blender, Substance Suite and Photoshop.
  • Experience and skills with 3D modelling, UVing, texturing and asset optimisation; to create amazing game ready assets.
  • Good knowledge and understanding of basic 3D principles, real-time concepts & PBR workflows.
  • Strong collaborative skills working with multiple departments (design, engineering, production, QA, publishing).
  • A passion for video games with a good knowledge of different game genres across multiple platforms.
  • Positive attitude, self-motivated, proactive, great with verbal communication, an open mind-set when receiving feedback and able to pivot based on project priorities.

 

Nice to Have

  • Experience with console game development.
  • Experience with ZBrush and/or Houdini.
  • Scripting skills with Python in a game development environment.
  • Experience with Unity/Unreal

 

Other Details

  • Salary: DOE
  • Relocation: No
  • Required Spoken Language(s): English
  • Full-time: Yes
  • Location: Sydney - currently working remotely, with weekly in office meeting

 

About Blowfish

Located in Sydney, Blowfish Studios is an indie game developer. We create awesome games with creative gameplay & stunning visuals. Be part of a small, talented and creative team of artists, support staff and programmers.

Our Mission

Everyone at Blowfish is driven to create fun and enjoyable games that all types of people will play. We strive for technical and artistic excellence, all while building relationships with our clients and partners. All working together to create games that compete with the best in the world for many different gaming platforms.

Our Philosophy

We certainly have our favourite games that we like to play and make, but we love creating games in general. Because of this we are able to put all our passion, energy and creativeness into every game we develop. Whether it's our own idea or for one of our clients, we believe in making the best game we can.

 

How to Apply

Email us at  jobs@blowfishstudios.com

Provide an up-to-date resume/CV, links to your most recent work/portfolio, (artstation, etc.) and other supporting material & specify the position/role you are applying for. We look forward to hearing from you.

This position requires you to be legally permitted to work in Australia.