Texture Artist (m/f)

Games Jobs - Art / Animation - Germany

Job Title Texture Artist (m/f)
Skills Required Art / Animation
Job Description We are currently looking for a
Texture Artist (m/f)

Goodgame Studios is Europe’s fastest growing gaming company and one of Germany’s most successful technology businesses. With more than 800 employees at our headquarters in Hamburg we develop innovative online games which are played by more than 190 million players in 25 languages across 200 countries. Our talented, motivated team of experts and newcomers forms the basis of our success. Become a part of the success story and apply now!

This position is subject to an employment contract. We kindly request that freelancers and companies who would like to offer us their services do not respond to this advertisement.

As a Texture Artist (m/f) you will be tasked with creating high-quality, high-resolution (hand-painted) textures and will support our 3D department.  We are looking for someone with a convincing portfolio and some experience as a texture artist.

Your Job:

  • Create high-quality hand-painted and photo-realistic textures
  • Find your own visual style and develop our styles coherently
  • Support the 3D art team in technical matters
  • Collaborate closely with our design, technology and art teams

Your Profile:

  • Completed degree in graphic design or a comparable qualification
  • Several years' professional experience as a texture artist, preferably in the gaming industry
  • Extensive experience and passion for texturing assets in great detail (UV unwrapping)
  • Very good knowledge of Adobe Photoshop and Autodesk Maya
  • Initial experience with ZBrush or Mudbox and After Effects would be advantageous
  • A very good sense of shape, perspective, proportion and anatomy
  • Very good written and spoken English
  • A valid work and residence permit is required prior to commencement of employment

We offer:

  • An exciting job where you can assume responsibility and develop professionally
  • A dynamic team with friendly, highly-qualified colleagues from all over the world
  • Strong, sustainable growth and fresh challenges every day
  • Flat hierarchies and short decision paths
  • A culture of mutual respect and an outstanding working environment
  • Further training with workshops, language courses and technical reference works, a healthy work-life balance, regular team events, sporting and leisure activities and much more!

Hamburg is one of the most beautiful cities in the world and provides a fantastic range of leisure activities as well as a great nightlife. A maritime atmosphere and its Hanseatic cosmopolitan flair enable an especially high quality of life – and safety. We will make relocating simple, help you find a flat, offer you a German course, and make it easy for you to get to know your new home town.

Send us your complete application (a letter of motivation, your CV and portfolio) with salary expectations as a single PDF file with the keyword “Texture Artist" to Karsten Krausch, artjobs@goodgamestudios.com .
Please also let us know how you found out about the position.

For more information look at www.goodgame-jobs.com.

Goodgame Studios; Theodorstraße 42-90, Haus 9; 22761 Hamburg
Salary /
Location Hamburg, Germany, Germany
Job Category Art / Animation
Date posted 10/03/2014
Recruiter This job is advertised on behalf of Goodgame Studios using their internal reference .
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