Senior Character Artist

About the Employer

Unity is seeking a Character Artist to join our Live & Digital team. Join a tight-knit team of experienced game devs creating best practice, high quality art content to set benchmarks and standards for real-time characters in Unity.

We are looking for someone with a strong eye for anatomy and silhouette, and a passion for creating technically sound, well-optimized assets with a focus on modularity and reuse.

Responsibilities

  • Own and drive the full end-to-end workflow of character art production for the team
  • Model and texture highly detailed 3D character models and character equipment, as well as processing and integrating scanned data into the engine
  • Collaborate with disciplines such as tech art, animation and graphic teams to understand content requirements
  • Work with vendors to scale production
  • Share knowledge and learnings with internal artists and the Unity community

Requirements

  • Extensive experience in AAA game development as an artist specializing in character art
  • Good understanding of real-time 3d rendering, shaders and optimization for characters
  • Experience in game art asset creation in a variety of software packages such as Zbrush, 3D Studio Max/Maya, Photoshop and Substance Painter

Bonus Points

  • Experience working with photogrammetry and scanning sessions
  • Experience authoring shaders
  • Traditional painting skill / Concept art

About Unity Technologies

Unity is the world’s leading platform for creating and operating real-time 3D (RT3D) content. Creators, ranging from game developers to artists, architects, automotive designers, filmmakers, and others, use Unity to make their imaginations come to life. Unity’s platform provides a comprehensive set of software solutions to create, run and monetize interactive, real-time 2D and 3D content for mobile phones, tablets, PCs, consoles, and augmented and virtual reality devices.

The company’s 1,400+ person research and development team keeps Unity at the forefront of development by working alongside partners to ensure optimized support for the latest releases and platforms. Apps developed by Unity creators were downloaded more than three billion times per month in 2019 on more than two billion unique devices. For more information, please visit www.unity.com.

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