Crytek is looking for a creatively minded independent Environment Artist to join our Frankfurt, Germany Studio. *Sample pictures and portfolio link, which shows sample work are required* Responsibilities
Creating highpoly and lowpoly models of environmental objects (trees, bushes, props, buildings, tilesets).
Creating efficient UV layouts that work well within the engine / platform constrains.
Create believable environments within the engine.
Create game-ready assets given the technical limitations.
Derive a well structured lowpoly model from the high poly model.
Photorealistic Texturing of environmental objects.
Work independently on asset sets.
2+ years of professional game production experience.
A strong ability to create believable environments within a games engine.
Ability to derive a well structured lowpoly model from the high poly model.
Strong understanding of efficient UV layout, PBR pipeline and modular level creation methods.
Strong knowledge of 3dsmax, Photoshop and Zbrush / Mudbox.
The ability to manage and supervise junior artists and willingness to carry out mentorship tasks.
A strong understanding of shader functionality.
Focused, motivated and effective on all tasks through completion.
A passion for games.
Good English communication and writing skills.
Positive team-oriented attitude.
Be proactive and self-motivated and complete tasks within given time constraint.
Willing to relocate to Frankfurt am Main area, Germany.
Experience with CryENGINE.
Substance Designer, Substancer Painter or Quixel product knowledge.
Experience with photogrammetry.
Traditional painting skills.
What you can expect from us
A refreshing yet highly professional atmosphere in a diverse team.
Flexible work time.
Free public transportation ticket, which lets you use public transport free of charge 24 / 7.
Free onsite German lessons for our employees and partners / spouses.
Company language is English. Any additional language is a plus, but not a requirement.
Extensive assistance with getting visa, work permits and communication with local authorities.
A company apartment for your first few months and help in finding a private apartment....and many more!