Senior Character Artist
GIANTS Software is one of the most successful game developers in Europe, with offices in Zürich, Switzerland, Erlangen, Germany, Brno, Czech Republic and Chicago, USA. It is well known for its “Farming Simulator” series, a worldwide best-selling game and real-time simulation, for many years.
To strengthen our team in Brno, Czech Republic, we are looking for a
specializing on the creation of human and animal assets. As a part of a distributed team, it is necessary that the candidate is proactive and able to coordinate with other team members.
The typical duties will be:
- Creation of high-poly and low-poly assets
- Creation of UV maps and textures compatible with PBR method
- Setting up materials for a proprietary game engine
- Engaging with external production partners
- Skeleton setup, skinning and animation support
- Experience in game industry
- Knowledge of the workflow for game characters
- Very good knowledge of Autodesk Maya, Photoshop, Zbrush, Substance Painter
- Ability to create realistic 3D characters
- Understanding of human and animal anatomy
- Experience with PBR workflow
- Very good knowledge of English, both verbal and written at least on B2 level
- Self-reflection and ability to receive criticism
- Very good time management
- Independence and ability to solve issues
- Team player
What would be a plus?
- Knowledge / Experience with facial animation pipelines / production methods
- Experience with hard-surface modeling
- Experience with other tools like Marvelous Designer or Character Creator
- Art-oriented education (3d art, design, art school)
- Experience / Awareness of the Farming Simulator Modding community
What do we offer?
Stability: The background of a strong and stable company
Work-life balance: Flexible working hours
Great working atmosphere: Flat hierarchies and everyone at eye level, a friendly team of professionals
Personal development: Individual opportunities for professional advancement, tailored to your needs and wishes
Modern workplace: Office in a top location with good public transport connections
Security: Permanent employment contract, attractive salary and bonuses
Free time: 25 vacation days
Extras: Drinks, snacks and fruit are of course free in our company
To apply for this position, please send us your resume and a cover letter.