3D Character Artist

We are currently looking for an experienced 3D Character Artist to work with an extraordinarily talented art staff on our newest hit game Dragonvale World! As a 3D Character Artist you will be taking concepts and translating them into visually stunning collectable dragons.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Strong understanding of 3D game character creation (modeling, texturing and UV layout)
  • Understanding of form, shape and anatomy
  • Creating high-quality hand-painted textures
  • Excellent eye for translating concept art into a representational 3D model
  • Working closely with the lead artist, concept artist, and animators to create game ready assets in a timely manner
  • Working within established technical restraints and within the style guide
  • Collaborating with other artists and cultivating a positive team dynamic
  • Willingness to accept feedback in a professional manner
  • Ability to work under moderate lead direction
  • Motivated and willing to learn new processes

Education and Experience:

  • 3+ years of industry or related experience
  • High proficiency with Maya (or equivalent 3D modeling package) and Photoshop
  • Experience with Unity or an equivalent engine
  • Understanding of 3D painting software such as 3D-Coat
  • Mobile game experience is preferred
  • Traditional sculpture, drawing, painting, and texturing skills are a plus

To apply, please submit your resume and portfolio link to jobs@backflipstudios.com