Added by on 2015-05-30

Gearbox Software Recruiting Web Developer, Content Artist, Art Director & Technical Producer

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Web Developer


As part of our agile team you will build, test, and deploy services used by millions of fans around the world. We use Ruby heavily throughout the infrastructure, focusing primarily on Rails but also employing Grape, Sinatra, and Java where appropriate.


* Significant experience developing highly scalable RESTful services
* Sufficient knowledge of HTML, JavaScript, and CSS to build internal tools
* Familiarity with our technology stack (Linux, MySQL, Ruby most importantly)
* Mission oriented and self driven
* Passion for delivering an outstanding customer experience
* Excellent teamwork skills, flexibility, and ability to work in an agile environment
* Bachelor’s degree in computer science, related field, or equivalent training and professional experience.

Bonus Points:

* Real-world experience with Amazon Web Services
* Experience working on games or mobile app backends
* Full-stack experience including C, C++ Java

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Content Artist


The content artist will be responsible for crafting 3D high poly models, textures, UV maps and materials for current gen & next gen titles. They might be props, environment pieces, weapons, or vehicles! The content artist is our general artist position at Gearbox, so it’s a great place to be a part of every aspect of our art culture and team!


Create exciting and attractive assets that are detailed and interesting
Contribute and interact with level designers, Art Director, concept artists and other art leads to achieve visual goals that match gameplay, aesthetic and performance objectives
Work from concept art, style sheets, or reference to achieve these goals
Provide feedback to other artists or external partners to ensure we’re working together to meet project’s artistic expectations
Work alongside environment artists to craft new or additional content to meet necessary aesthetic goals
Constantly playing GBX projects, making sure our art is looking exciting and with quality

Skills Required:

Have excellent 3D modeling skills
Be able to model, UV map, and create textures
Be proficient in 3D Studio Max, Photoshop, and Zbrush or Mudbox
Understand what it means to implement and import art into a game editor / engine
Excellent communicator and team player — here at Gearbox we thrive on collaboration and working together to meet our project artistic goals
Be passionate about making games


At least 1 – 2 years professional experience or published mod work
UDK / Unreal3 engine experience a plus
Technical material creation a plus
Luxology Modo experience a plus

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Art Director


Gearbox Software is on the lookout for an industry leading Art Director to work on an exciting unannounced project, where we’ll continue to pioneer and explore new aesthetic opportunities! If you want to grow and lead a team of talented artists in continuing to redefine visuals in the game industry then you should apply!


Establish game vision working alongside the Creative Director and other project leads, collaborating in all aspects of the creative process
Maintain high aesthetic standards while crafting flow, visual storytelling, and progression
Provide concepts, style guides, paint overs, and supporting documentation as required for clear high level visual direction & vision
Motivate, mentor, supervise and support our team of artists with clear and consistent direction
Assist in maintaining milestone and general art schedules with art production team
Responsible for quality of all milestone & deliverables as they relate to the art department

Skills Required:

Demonstrate a high level of creativity and originality while being comfortable in adapting to a wide range of styles
Able to balance being holder of the vision while supporting consensus from a talented team of artists and game makers
Come equipped with an understanding of bleeding edge art techniques

· Excellent communicator and team player — here at Gearbox we thrive on collaboration and working together to meet our project artistic goals
· Be able to relocate to Dallas, Texas area to join the Gearbox team

Experience Required:

A proven and seasoned ability to express your ideas and vision visually in an inspirational and exciting fashion
Strong background in visual arts, with a solid understanding of 2D and 3D design principles

· Should have firm understanding of necessary art creation tools (3D Studio Max / Photoshop / Mudbox / Zbrush / etc)
· Unreal 3/UDK experience a plus
· Have 5+ years game industry experience with shipped games

Must have leadership experience
Must provide tangible proof of your tremendous capabilities

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Technical Producer


Gearbox Software is looking for a full-time Technical Producer. This Producer will have a background in programming and will work closely with the programming and production teams.


Communicates with and provide production support to the Core Tech Team
Creates and executes project work plans and revises as appropriate to meet changing needs and requirements
Coordinates technical goals and requirements with other departments
Identifies resources needed and assigns individual responsibilities
Manages day-to-day tasking and change requests
Prepares team work schedules and evaluates task loading
Effectively applies methodology and enforces project standards
Ensures project documents are complete, current, and stored appropriately
Able to work with creative people in high pressure situations


College degree and 2+ years of experience in production and programming
A strong technical background
Excellent communication skills
Experience with task creation and tracking
Ability to prioritize effectively
One or more shipped titles to your credit
Understanding of the software development life cycle
Ability to plan and manage workload, under deadlines, and within a budget.
Software development experience in games

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