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3D Character Artist



Wargaming is seeking a 3D Character Artist to join their team and work on their top AAA project, World of Tanks. The ideal candidate should have at least 3 years of experience in the game or film industry, knowledge of modern 3D modeling, sculpting, cloth simulation, and texturing pipelines, and the ability to work with concepts and photos. The candidate should also have experience with game engines, rigging and skinning, and creating concept art for characters and costumes. The role involves creating realistic character models based on 2D artist concepts and reference, collaborating with a multi-disciplinary team, and customizing materials in the game engine. The company is an award-winning online game developer and publisher with 15 offices worldwide.

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Job Overview

Wargaming invites a 3D Character Artist to join its top AAA project - World of Tanks!

It's a two-times Guinness award-winning vehicle action game with a 110-million army of loyal fans. World of Tanks is a cultural phenomenon that has entertained players worldwide for around 12 years!

We believe we have a solid and involved team that continually strives to be on the edge of the gaming industry. We are extremely passionate about Art and always looking for innovative ways and approaches to bring our ideas and vision to World of Tanks gamers.

As a 3D Character Artist, you will be engaged in the production of all the necessary objects for our maps and hangars and work closely with the best professionals in the industry.

What will you do?

  • Create ready-to-play realistic character models based on 2D artist concepts and reference. High-Poly, Low-Poly and UVs, PBR textures.
  • Create and customize materials in the game engine.
  • Collaborate in a multi-disciplinary team, including engineers, artists, and designers.

What are we looking for?

  • 3+ years at 3D Artist position in either game or film industries.
  • Understanding the processes of creating game-ready 3D characters.
  • Confident knowledge of modern 3D modeling, sculpting, cloth simulation and texturing pipelines.
  • Knowledge of human anatomy, understanding of composition, color, proportions, and shapes.
  • Ability to work with concepts and photos.
  • Ability to communicate productively, perceive feedback constructively, ability and desire to work in a team.
  • Intermediate English.

What additional skills will help you stand out?

  • Understanding and experience with the Photogrammetry process.
  • Experience with game engines.
  • Knowing how to create realistic hair.
  • Rigging and skinning experience.
  • AAA game development experience.
  • Experience in creating concept art for characters, costumes.
  • Expertise in figure drawing and painting fundamentals.
  • Intermediate Russian.

About Wargaming 

Wargaming is an award-winning online game developer and publisher headquartered in Nicosia, Cyprus. Operating since 1998, Wargaming has become one of the leaders in the gaming industry with 15 offices worldwide, including studios in Chicago, Prague, Shanghai, Tokyo, and Vilnius. Our diverse and multicultural team works together to deliver a top-class experience to millions of players who enjoy Wargaming's titles across all major gaming platforms. Our flagship products include free-to-play hits World of Tanks, World of Warships and World of Tanks Blitz.

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Location: Nicosia

Country: Cyprus

Date found: 2023-04-29

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