Lead 3D Artist

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Wymac Gaming Solutions are looking for a full-time, in-house Lead 3D Artist who has the passion, interpersonal skills and technical abilities to manage our team of artists while producing great art themselves.
Wymac Gaming Solutions employs over 40 staff and develops a variety of titles in the games/gaming space for PC/custom hardware. This role will see the successful applicant creating 3D art for a number of ongoing projects in a variety of visual styles, as well as managing our team of 3D Artists in their day to day work.

Wymac is an equal opportunity employer, and as such we invite applicants of all backgrounds to apply for this role.

Key Responsibilities:
Work with the Art Director to ensure Art created by the 3D Art Team conforms to predefined visual and technical standards.
Explore and establish Art development pipelines and processes as well as communicate them to the rest of the Art team.
Work with Art, Design and Programming teams to identify visual problems and offer/apply creative solutions.
Create key 3D Art Assets, from character models to environment Art.

Requirements:
Experience managing a team or working at a senior level on multiple shipped titles.
We are looking for an applicant with a minimum of 5 years experience in producing 3D Art for games development or similar industries, however we would consider someone with less experience who can show a folio of work produced at the required level of quality.
Excellent communication skills.
Highly skilled in digital content creation tools such as Maya, 3DS Max, 3D Coat ZBrush, Substance Painter/Designer and Photoshop.
Self-motivated with the ability to work independently to meet project deadlines.
Positive contributor within a highly collaborative environment.
Passionate about learning new technologies and techniques in the artistic field.

Desirable Skills:
Experience working with the Unity game engine.

Submission / Portfolio requirements:
Resume
Cover Letter
Portfolio demonstrating relevant artistic skills

Please send your submission to admin@wymac.com.au with “Lead 3D Artist” in the subject line.
Only applicants with Australian citizenship or relevant visas will be considered.