Senior Material Artist

Madfinger Games  |   Location: Brno  |   Type of Contract: Full-time

At MADFINGER, we simply love games and making them. We have released critically acclaimed mobile titles like Dead Trigger 2, Shadowgun Legends, and Unkilled that millions of players still enjoy. Now comes the time for us to conquer the PC space with our new hardcore shooter game that’s currently in development.

We are now seeking a Senior Material Artist that will produce high-quality content for a new ambitious AAA project. Your mission in this role will be to prepare and oversee our in-house material library as well providing support for members of the Art team in areas related to material and textures creation.

MISSION

  • Create realistic, physically based materials from scans
  • Build, organize and maintain your material library in Unreal Engine 5
  • Understand and implement the artistic vision to achieve a consistent look for the visuals
  • Partner with modellers to suggest and provide textures or support
  • Find a balance between artistic aspects and technical constraints
  • Cooperate with technical artists in building and refining shaders to achieve desired visual effects
  • Mentor and guide fellow artists to grow together as a team

YOUR PROFILE

  • Proven experience in texturing, environment, modelling or other related experience.
  • Strong understanding of PBR materials workflows and photogrammetry
  • Experienced user of Unreal Engine 5
  • Strong/Expert knowledge of Substance Designer and Painter workflows as well as photoshop
  • Highly proficient in 3DS Max, Maya or Blender
  • Strong Ability in sculpting with Zbrush or similar software.
  • A solid understanding of art fundamentals (lighting, composition, proportion, colour theory, etc.) and game constraints
  • A highly creative, collaborative, and innovative spirit 
  • Excellent observation, communication, interpersonal, and presentation skills
  • Aesthetic sensitivity and a keen eye for even the subtlest of details

WE OFFER

  • A chance to contribute to the development of top game titles in a globally successful company
  • The opportunity to bring your own ideas into our games
  • Work alongside the top people from the video game industry in the Czech Republic
  • Friendly team and attractive workplace situated close to the city centre
  • Access to the most up-to-date game design technology
  • Sabbatical leave after 7 years working for the company
  • Relocation support for foreigners