Character Artists

Wayward Souls™ is looking for multi-talented Character Artists who are passionate about creating 3D character models also other 3D models and Art assets.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Develop 3D character models from concept thru production.
  • Develop textures and skins for models.
  • Assist with other art tasks as assigned.

Experience and Skills

  • 2+ years experience in developing character models, textures, and skins.
  • Ability to digitally sculpt/model & texture both high & low polygon characters.
  • Ability to construct and elaborate on characters based on key reference or concepts.
  • Portfolio showing multiple samples of character models/textures.
  • Samples should include high poly, low poly, wireframes and all texture passes (including normal maps).
  • Strong knowledge & understanding of anatomy.
  • Accurate proportions, form, and details.
  • Realistic and fictional humans and creatures.
  • Strong understanding of art pipeline and tools.
  • Experienced with managing polygon count and texture budgets.
  • Highly proficient in Maya, ZBrush or Mudbox.
  • Organic and hard surface sub-d modeling.
  • Good topology.
  • Knowledgeable in Photoshop.
  • Passionate, creative, and organized.
  • Secondary skill set such as rigging, animation, concept design.

Education

  • A Bachelors Degree in Art or equivalent preferred, but not required

Applicants with website portfolios and resumes should submit the URL for their website to jobs@waywardsouls.net with "Character Artist" as the subject line. Please do not send large attachments.