Lead 3D Environment Artist

Bluepoint Games is looking for a AAA quality LEAD 3D ENVIRONMENT ARTIST to join our team on a full time basis. Lead the Environment team through creating high quality assets and worlds for our latest AAA title, for current generation home consoles and beyond.

Please note: This is not an entry-level or mid-level position. Please only apply if you have previous experience successfully leading an Environment Art team.

Responsibilities

  • Lead by example – Create high-quality, game-ready environment models

  • Inspire and mentor the Environment Team to create the highest quality worlds

  • Develop, learn, and teach the latest techniques and technologies

  • Sculpt detailed geometry with the highest quality standards

  • Create PBR textures sets for realistic materials

  • Maintain the Art Director’s vision through feedback and communication

  • Collaborate with Production to organize, schedule, and manage the Environment Art team’s day-to-day activities

Minimum Qualifications

  • A portfolio reflecting high quality game art

  • At least 5 years of professional experience in the games industry with at least one AAA shipped title as a Lead Environment Artist (excluding academic projects)

  • Expert level knowledge of Maya and ZBrush modeling and UV tools

  • Strong knowledge of Photoshop and Substance

  • Proven knowledge of PBR material workflows.

  • Extensive insight of game workflows and technologies.

  • Excellent communication, organizational, and collaboration skills

  • Proactive approach to learning new skills and tools

  • Ability to work onsite at our facility in Austin, TX.

The ideal candidate shall also have:

  • Desire to utilize procedural workflows

  • Drawing/painting skills

About Bluepoint

The Bluepoint team is preparing for our next remake of a classic. Want to be part of creating something special, a game millions of gamers are eagerly anticipating?
Bluepoint Games is a small studio with big ideas, always looking for elite game development talent to join our family. If you too stand for quality and attention to detail, then join us in delivering nothing less than the games fans want to play.
Since our inception in 2006, Bluepoint Games has worked on many critically acclaimed franchises such as God of War, Ico, Shadow of the Colossus, Metal Gear Solid, Flower, Gravity Rush, Titanfall, and Uncharted.
For these reasons and many others – Hill Country, lakes, and live music; an inspired university town with a thriving high-tech industry and creative community – we proudly call Austin home. We’re confident you’ll love it here, too!

To Apply

If you meet the requirements specified above and you feel the potential calling you, please email your resume and materials to jobs@bluepointgames.com. Include “Lead 3D Environment Artist” and your name in the subject line.
If you currently reside outside of the US, please state whether you are legally authorized to work in the US.