Art Director

Sealost InteractiveApply for this Job
Posted
February 18, 2021
Full Time
Anywhere
Remote

We are looking for a talented 3D artist with strong industry experience to be in charge of visual quality for a breakout indie game franchise. Candidate will handle art production within their means, and will also work with and manage specialized contractors as needed.

Our ideal candidate is passionate about and genuinely interested in their craft. Candidate should be capable of communicating with the engineering team to determine the best solutions for visual quality within technical and scope restrictions of the project. We strive to provide a relaxed, low-pressure workplace, so self-motivation, independent drive, and excellent communication skills are a must.

What You'll Work On

  • Serve as the link between the artistic and technical teams
  • Establish art pipelines and standards for the company
  • Define and communicate the visual style and design of our games to contractors
  • Provide feedback and quality control for third-party art deliverables
  • Work with programmers to develop and test new visual features
  • Assist in the creation and customization of art assets

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Has an understanding and passion for both art and technical solutions
  • Is experienced in creating 3D assets for a game engine
  • Has a strong working knowledge of Maya/Blender and Unity
  • Has industry experience working with photorealistic art
  • Is a forward-thinking, can-do person, with the ability to self-manage to a high level of success
  • Is a strong leader and can comfortably manage small teams of contractors

Bonus Skills:

  • Experience working in VR
  • Familiarity with photogrammetry
  • Comfortable with the fundamentals of both character and environmental design

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Who are we?

Sealost Interactive LLC is a small indie studio working on the sequel to our hit VR success, The Thrill of the Fight. We’re dedicated to making awesome games that we genuinely love to work on while treating our employees like human beings instead of tools.

What do we offer?

  • Competitive salary
  • Highly flexible, fully remote working hours with a low pressure, relaxed atmosphere and sane work weeks
  • Virtually unlimited paid vacation/sick leave. As long as you communicate and don’t leave your teammates in the lurch, we want you to work when and how you’re at your best
  • The opportunity to develop cutting-edge games without big studio bureaucrac

This position is remote and applicants will be considered anywhere within the United States. Escape the crunch of the big studios and come work with a small, tight-knit team in a low-pressure, relaxed atmosphere!


How to apply:

Please send your resume, portfolio, and anything else you think we should see to jobs@sealostinteractive.com

About The Thrill of the Fight

The Thrill of the Fight is a down-to-earth VR boxing game focused on authenticity. Enter a virtual gym and battle a series of unique challengers with their own styles and techniques. Use timing and skill to land the knockout blow. Evade swings, land jabs, and block punches to become the king of the ring!

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