Skybox Artist – Digital Extremes

Published On: 24 May 2022Categories: Careers

Digital Extremes is seeking an Skybox Artist to join our team. You will be joining a small team working on a demanding art project. Your comfort with Art Theory will be tested by a wide range of settings from landscapes to sci-fi space scenes all the way to surreal abstractions. You need to have a strong understanding of modern DCC apps. You will also need a strong portfolio that demonstrates your craft applied to the high sci-fi settings we create. An ideal candidate will be comfortable working in an Agile environment driven by JIRA in a Kanban workflow. Excellent understanding of efficient techniques for game production, traditional art background or experience as well as strong composition skills and an understanding of color theory are preferred extras.

  • 3+ years’ previous experience in the video game industry
  • University degree in visual arts with specialization in graphic design, commercial art, graphic communications or cartooning OR completion of a college diploma program in graphic arts
  • A portfolio that demonstrates excellent ability to work from concept, modeling and texturing
  • Strong lighting skills and experience creating normal maps and applying shaders
  • Above average ability to model, texture, and optimize props and assets for a state of the art next-gen game engine
  • Possess exemplary oral and written communication skills
  • Experience with modeling program like Max, ZBrush, and Photoshop
  • Experience using World Machine, Vray, Houdini FX, Fume FX,
  • Experience with Substance products highly beneficial
  • Have a genuine interest and enthusiasm for Warframe.