3D Artist

  • TruPlay Games
  • Remote
  • Oct 11, 2021
Full-time Design Engineering Information Technology

Job Description

We believe that what people play matters. TruPlay produces mobile games that resonate with our 4 Foundations of Fun, Beauty, Excellence, and God’s Truth. With God’s Blessing, we will continue to reach Millions around the world and produce a tremendous amount of economic value for everyone involved.

Do you thrive in a dynamic and ever-changing environment? We are looking for a self-starting, experienced, driven and results-focused 3D Artist to join our team. If you're looking to make an impact, and the opportunity to work with a fun, collaborative team - we’d love to talk to you!

The 3D Artist is someone who delights in creating environments and objects that bring beautiful worlds to life. Working directly with the Art Director, you will create inspiring 3D worlds and assets.

Requirements:
Must Have:

  • Advanced level understanding of Maya and/or 3DSMAX, & Photoshop

  • Proven experience, preferably in mobile, in creating game content

  • Ability to work effectively with small and/or remote teams in a results-driven environment

  • Experience and willingness to work collaboratively with Creative Directors, Engineers and Game Designers

  • Understanding of 3D Asset pipelines for mobile content integration

Preferred:

  • Minimum of 3 years experience with Unity Engine

  • Ability to create concept art

  • Familiarity with the Bible

  • Proficiency in game development tools and software

  • Experience with Substance Designer & Painter

Responsibilities:

  • Work directly with the Art Director and other team artists to create beautiful 3D worlds and assets in a timely manner.

  • Model medium- and high-resolution game environments, props and characters

  • Have a high-level understanding of Materials and Shaders

  • Excellent texturing/UV skills

  • Create unique assets for a variety of environments while maintaining a consistent style

  • Excels in scene lighting and rendering techniques

  • Create, maintain and communicate documentation for asset creation and implementation techniques

Expected Results:

  • Delivering cutting-edge casual mobile Games that:

    • Convey God’s Truth through exceptional, creative story-telling and gameplay

    • Are engaging, surprising, age-appropriate and fun to play

    • Hit predetermined engagement metrics

    • Meet a consistent and exacting quality bar

  • Development, testing, feedback and iteration results in games which are beautiful, inspirational, appealing and successful

  • Live player data, analytics and feedback are analyzed to continually refine and improve gameplay

Professional Experience/Skills:

  • 3+ years of 3D Modeling experience for mobile games

  • Ability to manage time and work effectively and efficiently to produce deliverables in a fast-paced, multi-project environment

  • Proficiency in modeling tools such as 3DSMAX, Maya, ZBrush

  • Familiarity with game tools and engines (e.g. Unity, Unreal)

  • Up-to-date with the latest game trends, techniques and technologies

  • Set an optimistic tone and promote communication and teamwork

  • Lead by example

About Us:

Our Core team and content have been used by God to:

    • Reach Millions of people with our games across the world

    • See over 25,000 people coming to Christ with His Hand

    • Create new TruPlay game designs that have tested incredibly well

    • Move to our team from XBox, Nintendo, PlayStation, Sony, Disney, Apple

    • Contains contribution from 2 Apple Award winners and music from Enya and Hillsong

Our products stand on 4 Foundations:

    • Truth – Our games are woven with God’s Story

    • Fun – Our players should be delighted and excited

    • Excellence – Our games resonate with high-quality features, tech, and storytelling

    • Beauty – Our artwork and audio are spectacular