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Gameloft Recruiting 3D Artist, UI/UX Designer & Art Designer

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3D Artist

Come join the team that creates logos and packaging for our video games!
Your work should have high added graphical value and promote the brand image of our future benchmarks.

Your mission:

Working under the Artistic Director for packs/logos, you will be reponsible for creating and developing 3D models for packaging.
You will be directly involved in creating and producing lighting, environments, characters and high-resolution 3D objects.
You must be able to respect the design uploaded by our 2D concept artists as well as the morphology of the characters, and you must be able to offer alternatives if necessary (environment, character design, etc.).

In order to accomplish this, you will also work closely with the 2D Artists in charge of enhancing the packaging and reinforcing the visual impact of the 3D images.

Profile:

• At least 3 years of previous professional experience as 3D Artist.
• Expertise in 3D modeling (3D Studio Max), Vray lighting and rendering, and character rigging.
• Expertise with using Zbrush and its texturing techniques (transferring texture and 3D model info from Zbrush to Max).
• Expertise with textures using Photoshop.
• Good drawing abilities using a graphical tablet.
• Good general knowledge in art (perspective, volume, lighting).
• Porfolio demonstrating your ability to produce high-quality and refined rendering..
• Design and fashion sensibility.
• Up to date with technological advances in the fields of high-polygon modeling, optimization, etc.
• Fluent English.

Benefits:

– Opportunity to work in a professional environment with people who have a passion for creating video games!
– Open working climate with young, dynamic teams from around the world.
– Salary based upon experience and merit.
– Permanent contract, full-time job and additional merit pay system.
– Career-development opportunities.
– Relocation support.

To apply:

Please send your application with your CV and portfolio or samples of your work with the reference “3D Artist Hi-Resolution” to:  recruitment.madrid@gameloft.com
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UI/UX Designer

Are you passionate about video games? Do you want to keep progressing in an exciting, young and dynamic environment? Gameloft is currently seeking a UI/UX Designer!

Main Tasks and Responsibilities:

Reporting to the World Ergonomic Director, the successful candidate will be responsible for studying/producing UX and UI for our games on smartphone/tablet. As an expert in ergonomics and graphic design, you will contribute to the conceptualization and production of appealing interfaces which follow/enhance the art direction of the in-game content. Your input will offer solutions that are intuitive (ergonomics), functional (architecture), and aesthetically pleasing (design).

Daily tasks include:

• Collaborate with team to translate game systems and gameplay user-experience goals into intuitive interfaces that support and enhance the game’s look and experience.
• Observe and interpret results of usability testing and live game metrics, share conclusions with the World Ergonomic Director, and imagine solutions that help to increase accessibility and inform design decision-making game-wide.
• Produce schemes of global flows with detailed requirements in collaboration with the local Game Designer, and share them with Headquarters.
• Collaborate and participate with artists locally to create high-fidelity mockups to solidify design direction and planning with regards to the World Ergonomic Director’s expectations.

Requirements:

• 2-3 years experience in video game design / web / multimedia.
• Knowledge of various web and smartphone application types.
• Able to produce material in line with current trends.
• Comfortable taking initiative in terms of graphics, brainstorming, research, and suggesting graphical and ergonomic trends.
• Expert knowledge in Illustrator and Photoshop.
• Expert in After Effects / Flash for motion effects, transition menus.
• Proactive, autonomous and able to work on a team.
• Very good general knowledge of graphical trends and flows, particularly in smartphone applications (TV, web, video games, professional applications, etc.).
• Very good English skills.
• Portfolio showing your sense of artistry and polished execution.
• All qualified candidates will be asked to take a skills assessment test.

Skills and Profile:

• You must have a passion for AAA games and websites with added graphical value and you must visit forums dedicated to web/app interface design/video games, icon design and multimedia page layout on a daily basis.
• Your graphical/ergonomic standards allow you to create graphical combinations that are contemporary and trendy.
• You are able to create pictograms, icons, buttons and their effects, and you have skills in multimedia page layout and associated typesetting choices.

Benefits:

• Open work environment with young, dynamic teams around the world.
• Salary based on experience and merit.
• Permanent, full-time contract and salary-raise system based on merit.
• Career-development opportunities.
• Relocation support.

To apply:

In order for us to consider your application, please send your portfolio or samples of your work (demos, animations, images, websites, etc.). Please indicate the address of your website and portfolio if you have one.

Please send your CV, cover letter and portfolio to the following address: recruitment.madrid@gameloft.com
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Art Designer

Gameloft is a leading international publisher and developer of video games for mobile phones, smart phones and downloadable games for consoles. Established in 1999, it has emerged as one of the top innovators in its field and is recognized by its peers and its clients for the quality of its games.

In order to build the successes of tomorrow, we’re hiring a:

Cover Art Designer

Are you fascinated by video games and have you always wanted to work in that field?
Come join the team that creates logos and packaging for our video games.
Your work should have high added graphical value and promote the brand image of our future benchmarks.

Your mission:

Working under the Artistic Director for packs/logos, you will be involved in staging and polishing the 3D assets provided.
Your artistic sensibility and thoroughness will allow you to consolidate the atmosphere and visual impact of the packaging.
Your graphical knowledge will allow you to vary and combine current graphical trends in different styles.
You can create logos and emphasize them in a graphical context.
You have basic knowledge in 3D (3ds Max) and can use 3D resources that have already been modeled (characters, objects, backgrounds, etc.

Profile:

• Solid expertise in Photoshop.
• Solid expertise in photomontage and 2D special effects.
• Solid expertise in drawing and touching up using a graphics tablet.
• Able to produce original graphical compositions (framing, camera angles, etc.).
• Ability to take graphical initiative is desired and appreciated.
• Basic knowledge in 3D desired (3ds Max).
• Basic knowledge in Zbrush is an asset.
• Knowledge of vectoring tools (Illustrator).
• Proactive and able to work independently.
• Able to work in a team.
• Very good general knowledge of visual and graphical trends (TV, movies, web, games, etc.).

Additional information:

• Porfolio demonstrating your sense of artistry and finesse.
• Good personal experience desired.
• High level of English appreciated..
• Finesse and high quality of work are expected.

Why Join Us

Benefits:

– Permanent contract, full-time job and social benefits
– An exceptional, dynamic, demanding and motivating working environment within a fast growing company.
– Excellent local working conditions (quality of offices, geographical location of office in the centre of Barcelona).

Interested applicants should send their CV in English, cover letter and portfolio or samples to: glbarcelona-jobs@gameloft.com
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