Senior 3D Artist

Disciplines: 3D Art Maya Zbrush
Type: Full Time

About us

Purple Lamp was founded by industry veterans to pursue their passion in PC and Console gaming. A love for community driven strategy, management and light RPG games unites a team that has spent many years working together, where everyone knows what they’re doing and loves the games we’re working on.

Our team comes from many different countries: Austria, Germany, Italy, France, Iceland, Spain, Portugal, Great Britain, Sweden, USA, just to name a few.

The studio language is English, and we really enjoy working in a very mature yet passionate environment.

Job description

We’re looking for a Senior 3D Artist with a love for video games, to join us in working on both famous and new IPs.

Your tasks

  • Develop high-quality 3D assets following the art direction and style established for the project
  • High-poly to low-poly workflow for next-gen asset production
  • Characters, environment, props and vehicles – depending on the specific project and tasks
  • Communicate effectively and proactively with other team members and with other departments
  • Demonstrate a positive, adaptive attitude and effective time management skills
  • Participate in art reviews and respond to critical feedback in a professional manner
  • Foresee risks and adapt with flexibility to the contingencies of the production
  • Document, plan and articulate the work

Your profile

  • Experienced and talented 3D artist
  • Advanced 3D modeling (Maya)
  • Advanced digital Sculpting (Zbrush)
  • Advanced texturing (Substance suite)
  • A solid grasp of foundational art skills, composition, color theory, human and creature anatomy, design theory, etc.
  • Able to follow and adapt to stylistic guidelines set by the Lead Artist/Art Director, both stylized  and realistic look
  • Proven experience with game engine(s)
  • Excellent English skills (oral and written), German optional
  • Communicative and conscientious working skills
  • Love for video games and digital art
  • Motivation and creativity
  • Proactive problem solver
  • 5+ years of experience in the videogames industry on shipped games
  • Strong artistic and technical background.

Ideally

  • Experience in adjacent fields: 2D art, concepting, particles and physics simulation, animation, rigging
  • Familiar with Scrum framework
  • European citizen or EU work permit

We offer

  • A rich variety of challenging and interesting projects
  • A creative, friendly, and positive work environment
  • Working in the center of Vienna, widely considered to be one of  the “World’s Most Livable City“
  • Competitive salary (14 times a year)
  • Flexible working hours
  • 25 days of paid holidays per year, plus an average of 12 bank holidays a year
  • Excellent relocation support, to make you feel at home

Austrian work law binds us to indicate the legal minimum wage for each advertised position. For the position, it would be a minimum of gross EUR 3.094,– per month, 14 salaries per year (IT Kollektivvertrag, ST1/ Regel).
The effective salary depends on qualification and experience and may be significantly higher.

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Purple Lamp Studios
Schellinggasse 6/6
Vienna, 1010
Austria

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