Turner Broadcasting 3D Game Artist - Big Pixel Studios in London, United Kingdom

Posting Job Title 3D Game Artist - Big Pixel Studios

Time Warner Division Turner

Business Unit_TBS

2940

Industry

Advertising

Cable/Broadcast Television Networks

Games – Development & Publishing

Online Content/Services

Area of Interest Creative

Location

United Kingdom - London

Requisition #

164078BR

Position Type Full Time

Posting Job Description

Join a small and experienced team in the heart of London to produce exciting games for millions of passionate Rick and Morty fans.

Big Pixel Studios (a Time Warner company) is on the lookout for a creative and motivated individual to play a major role in the continued success of Pocket Morty’s and the development of upcoming mobile titles.

The role:

We are looking for a 3D Game Artist to join us in exploring and creating imaginative and unusual characters and worlds for future and current Rick and Morty mobile games. Must be highly creative, skilled and be able to work in all aspects of 3D from modelling to rigging to texturing. Applicants must have a strong varied portfolio both 2D and 3D. Must be innovative and open to new ways of working.

Main responsibilities:

  • Working with the Senior Games Artist and Creative Director to create visual assets for the games
  • Work with the Senior Games Artist to maintain and improve art pipelines
  • Responsible for the creation and timely delivery of all designated assets
  • Ensure own work is consistent with artistic and technical requirements of the projects
  • Character and level design
  • Working collaboratively within the games team to create new ideas, content and features for the games
  • Ensure all assets are consistent with the games visual art style
  • Design and develop art for games with huge fan-bases of dedicated players
  • Clearly communicate with developers, producers and product owners Knowledge and experience required

Essential:

  • Prior experience in 3D design experience, preferably in the games industry
  • Strong portfolio demonstrating a range of technique and approach in both 2D and 3D
  • Proficient and comfortable working in all aspects of 3D including modelling, rigging and UV unwrapping and texturing
  • Animation skills vital
  • Low poly skills vital
  • Ability and versatility to work creatively in other art styles
  • Skilled in Vector art
  • An understanding of common structures in game art
  • A strong passion for games and a broad knowledge of mobile titles
  • Keen awareness of pop culture (especially sci-fi) Desirable:

  • Knowledge of Unity a major plus

  • The ability to find creative solutions and approaches to problems
  • An interest in popular science
  • Fan of pop culture, Rick and Morty, adult humour Perks:

  • Bonus scheme

  • Double-matched pension scheme and benefits package
  • Part of the Time Warner family of powerhouse brands like HBO, CNN, Cartoon Network, Adult Swim, TNT and TBS