Senior 3D Character Artist

Overview

Character Art,
Amsterdam, Netherlands

Create real-time characters and inspire external artists

Our 3D team

Our 3D Character Artists form a small multi-national and goal-driven group who are by nature creative problem-solvers. The team has a thirst to create groundbreaking real-time characters where technical and artistic excellence is perceived as the highest honors. The team supervises and collaborates with a host of external partners, enabling the production of a large variety of content while retaining a tight-knit culture.

What you will do

As a Senior 3D Character Artist, your main tasks and responsibilities are:

  • Design and execute processes, conventions and techniques to maintain and improve our excellence as it relates to 3D character production for our studio;
  • Supervise, train and inspire a host of external partners;
  • Review externally produced content on a daily basis and propose novel approaches to maintain and improving the overall quality of our characters;
  • Produce a certain amount of character content;
  • Have the opportunity to take a broader ownership over a part of the character creation pipeline, depending on your level of expertise.

Who you are

We’d love to hear from you when you:

  • Are a Character Artist by trade and enjoy working in a multi-national team that loves working together on common goals driven by individuals strengths;
  • Focus on artistic quality and technological excellence for both yourself as well as others;
  • Have experience in game design principles and you have a clear vision on how character art decisions can affect both playability as well as design production;
  • Are strong in your communication and coaching skills and have the capability to address art design, art direction and artistic elements with your peers and external artists;
  • Enjoy solving 3D character production issues and/or insufficiencies.

Interested?

If you think you’re up for the challenge, we’d love to hear from you! Be sure to submit your CV, Cover Letter and portfolio where you showcase your best and most recent work. We really prefer seeing images as opposed to videos.

If you have any questions, feel free to contact Wessel Haytink (Studio Recruiter) at recruitment@guerrilla-games.com. 

 

Prepare for your application

To prepare your application, we would advise you to watch this 2018 GDC talk where Daniel Calvert discusses how we approached the challenges of making characters for Horizon Zero Dawn: http://bit.ly/DanielCalvertGDC

Notes

Guerrilla is part of Sony Interactive Entertainment. We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. Because of the volume of replies we receive, we will not be able to respond to every applicant.