Added by on 2014-10-29

Blizzard Entertainment Recruiting Entertainment Artist

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Entertainment Artist

HEROES OF THE STORM
Irvine – California , United States

Blizzard Entertainment is looking for an exceptionally skilled 3D environment artist to work on our upcoming new game, Heroes of the Storm. The ideal candidate has extensive experience designing, modeling, and texturing a diverse visual range of in-game, real-time environments and props. From awesome critters, alien cities or ancient shrines, this person has a solid grasp of form, color, and lighting for both 2D and 3D art assets to help bring our amazing Blizzard universes to life. The 3D artist must also have a skill in another art task as well (illustration, modeling, texturing, animation, FX or concept drawing).
Come join our team to help us continue creating epic worlds!

REQUIREMENTS

A passion for video games
Self-motivation, good communications skills, and a great team-player attitude
A minimum of 2 years’ experience in game development modeling, and texturing 3D assets using 3DS Max, and Photoshop (or equivalent 3D and 2D programs)
An exceptional understanding of form, shape, structure, and silhouette in regard to modeling
Superior eye for light, shade, color, and detail in creating texture maps of different material types
Understanding of Blizzard’s visual style, and a passion to push it to the next level

PLUSES

Have shipped AAA PC, or console titles, as a 3D environment artist
Experience with Mudbox, ZBrush, (or equivalent modeling programs) and the process of converting high-poly sculpted environments into lower poly game assets
Experience with the creation of next-gen shaders, and materials
Strong foundation in the traditional arts including, but not limited to figure drawing, and environmental, and /or architectural illustration

REQUIRED APPLICATION MATERIALS

Resume

Cover Letter which should include:

Why you are interested in working at Blizzard
What games you are currently playing
**Only submittals with Cover Letters will be considered

Blizzard Entertainment is an equal opportunity employer. As such, it is our corporate policy to fill positions with qualified candidates regardless of the candidate’s race, color, sex, age, religion, ancestry, national origin, citizenship status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, disability, pregnancy, military status, veteran status, or any other protected group status. If you require an accommodation with the online application process, please contact Talent Acquisition at talentacquisition@blizzard.com
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