Outplay - 3D Artist (Mid-level)


3D Artist (Mid-level)

About

Outplay Entertainment is the largest independent mobile developer in Scotland. Currently celebrating our 5th year, our studio is a global leader in developing, publishing and distributing digital interactive entertainment for smartphones, tablets, and social networks. We have a colorful portfolio of innovative casual and mid-core titles such as Angry Birds POP, Alien Creeps TD, Bubble Genius, Crafty Candy, Mystery Match and many more!

Outplay is an extremely ambitious company, in almost 5 short years we have gone from 2 founders to the team size of over 120 that we have today. We have released 13 titles which have generated over 58 million downloads to date.

Working at Outplay offers a progressive culture, leveraging each success onto the next.
This kind of trajectory is incredibly exciting to be a part of. Our teams don’t just join us for their next role they join us to be a part of our journey.

Each product is developed and owned by the team; they drive the development, design, and creative direction of the products in coordination with our directors, marketing, and analytics teams so we offer a real hands-on experience. 

The Opportunity

We are looking for talented and ambitious 3D Artists who can handle all areas of 3D asset creation. Preferably you will also have additional animation skills as well as the ability to deliver strong environment work.  

Working within an ambitious project team, you will apply your creative, technical art skills and flair to create our fun, addictive games with visually compelling and distinctive designs.

Areas of delivery

  • Help establish and maintain the creative vision for the next generation of social mobile games
  • Produce concept sketches, illustrations and production artwork and animation in a variety of styles
  • Contribute to visual design of game
  • Collaborate with artists and illustrators both in-house and external to the studio
  • Assist with skill development and mentoring of internal artists
  • Help develop and manage asset pipelines
  • Understand and enhance the company's vision, culture and goals

Desired Talent

  • Strong portfolio demonstrating 3d Modelling and 3d Animation skills
  • Demonstrable flexibility in style ranging from cheerful, cartoon illustration to more detailed, grittier artwork
  • Additional knowledge of 2D art production and tools including Photoshop, Flash and Illustrator
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Able to take direction well and, as required, constructively provide direction and guidance to others
  • Knowledge of current mobile, Facebook and casual games and passion and vision to help craft the next generation of social mobile games
  • 2+ years of digital illustration and 3D animation experience
  • Help develop and manage asset pipelines
  • Ability to contribute to visual design of game
  • Experience with Unity
  • Experience with SPINE
  • Assist with skill development and mentoring of internal artists
  • Contribute to visual design of game
  • Experience developing art for online, mobile, casual and/or social games
  • Understanding constraints and potential of technology

The job is based in Dundee, Scotland.

Apply here.