Character Artist

Dublin, County Dublin, Ireland Full-time

Black Shamrock is looking for a talented Character artist to help us create kick-ass action RPG based on a famous IP (new production). 

We are seeking a motivated and efficient Artist familiar with 3D pipelines and all aspects of character creation to join our talented team.

What you will be doing

  • Work closely with Art Director to develop style and provide consistent quality across all characters, creatures and related models
  • Create and assist in the production of character models
  • Guarantee the quality of the models and ensure that they are produced on time
  • Troubleshoot artistic and technical issues

What you should have

  • Degree/diploma in fine arts, modeling or equivalent experience an asset.
  • Experienced and proficient with 3D Studio MAX  (or Maya), Zbrush (and/or Mudbox) and Photoshop
  • Strong 3D modeling, sculpting and texturing skills
  • Strong knowledge and understanding of anatomy
  • Experience of real-time character pipelines and efficient management of UVs and texture memory
  • You are able to receive and apply feedback effectively
  • Knowledge of the technical constraints relating to 3D engines and level editors
  • Understanding of character preparation from modeling, rigging and skinning for animation
  • Experience with Unreal Engine is a plus
  • Great organizational and communication skills (English)

Additional information

  • Full-time in-house position

  • Central Dublin location

  • Available as soon as possible

  • Salary to be defined depending on your profile