Senior 3D Environment Artist
Updated on 2/10/2024
thatgamecompany

51-200 employees

Interactive entertainment video game studio
Company Overview
thatgamecompany stands out in the gaming industry with its commitment to crafting artistically profound video games that aim to enrich players' experiences and positively impact the human psyche. The company fosters a culture of intense collaboration and experimentation, valuing integrity and personal growth, which sets it apart from its competitors. Its unique approach to game development, which includes creating immersive environments like the "deep blue abyss," demonstrates its technical prowess and industry leadership.
B2B

Company Stage

Series D

Total Funding

$188.8M

Founded

2006

Headquarters

Santa Monica, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

10%

1 year growth

26%

2 year growth

72%
Locations
Remote in USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
REST APIs
CategoriesNew
Art, Graphics & Animation
Software Engineering
Requirements
  • 5+ years of experience working in games
  • Proficient modeling skills in Maya or equivalent
  • Strong sense of composition, lighting, and color theory
  • Self-motivated, humble, and a team player
  • Open-minded and great at handling criticism
  • Passionate about creating unique and innovative 3D look
Responsibilities
  • Create landscapes using our own proprietary terrain system
  • Create models and set dress these landscapes to support the narrative and gameplay
  • Establish environmental lighting and atmosphere for new or existing levels
  • Create environmental effects such as god rays, fog, bloom, exposure, particles etc.
  • Work closely with technical artists to create custom shaders
  • Collaborate with project leads, concept artists, and designers
  • Brainstorm ideas and create rapid prototypes during the concept phase
  • Support the rest of the modeling team to create cosmetic and level content
  • Assist other departments throughout the studio on environment or modeling needs
Desired Qualifications
  • A passionate Sky player
  • Ability to design gameplay levels and spaces
  • Knowledgeable on ancient civilization and cultures
  • A love for games especially titles similar to Flower, Journey or Sky