Black Shamrock is looking for a lead environment artist to work on a new ambitious project.

Position Duties
– Work in tandem with our Art Director to establish an iconic look for our world within the challenging parameters set forth by our game designers.

– Work with our technical artist to establish an efficient environment content pipeline, and identify possible needs and tools necessary to keep environment asset creation as streamlined as possible

– Estimate workload, suggest planning and set priorities for the art team

– Assist in the production of graphic assets & level art according to the project’s needs

– Produce high-quality lighting and shadowing effects through any stage of the production process in respect of the project’s technical and artistic constraints

– Know the game’s storyline and gameplay (game design documents) and adjust the work to reflect these elements

– Guarantee the quality of the models and ensure that they are produced on time

– Troubleshoot technical and artistic issues

– Anticipate production needs

Candidate Profile
– Minimum of 2 years’ experience in the games industry

– Previous experience as a Level Artist in the video game production (modeling / texture, level art / characters)

– Good understanding of lighting, atmospheric effects and subsequent systems

– Experience in team management

– Highly proficient in Maya or 3ds Max, Photoshop and Zbrush

– Knowledge of the technical constraints relating to 3D engines and level editors

– You are able to receive, give, and apply feedback effectively.

– Experience with Unreal Engine is a plus

– Ability to understand and solve problems

– Ability to work with people from other fields of expertise

– Ability to work in a team, with good leadership skills

– Originality and proactivity when setting out solutions

– Well Organized

Additional Information
– Full-time in-house position

– Central Dublin location

– Available as soon as possible

– Salary to be defined depending on your profile

Provide
Resume – motivation letter – website – references… (if relevant)
Email address: job@black-shamrock.com

Please, when answering this announcement add the Reference #ID01​ in your email.
To: Recruitment manager