ZERO ONE - Lead Artist

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LEAD ARTIST AT ZERO ONE

ABOUT US
Zero One is a boutique multimedia studio based in Collingwood, Victoria. We focus on art outsourcing, virtual reality and interactive experiences for the gaming, museum and commercial industries.

ABOUT THE ROLE
We are after someone who has achieved a mid to high-level role in an established game company, and has a passion for gaming and interactive experiences. The role includes working with, coordinating and directing the team to ensure that the quality of art produced hits our targets in the allotted time. Some offsite work may be necessary.

The successful candidate will have solid skills in modeling, texturing, shaders, z-brush, etc
Artistic flair, an eye for detail and experience with the technical side of 3D art creation.

We are also a small company that is growing quickly and we need someone who wants to grow with us.

The role is for a minimum of 12 months primarily on an exciting new project. Opportunities for extension past the 12 months will be considered.

MAIN DUTIES include but are not limited to
Providing leadership, knowledge and inspiration to a team of artists who have a passion for learning
Working closely with the artists to make sure they have the knowledge and support to achieve their tasks in the required time frame
Performing quality assurance and reviewing work submitted by developers and designers
Ensuring consistency of style in output of art assets
Outputting high-quality 3D art and assets quickly, with a high attention to detail.
Supporting the creation, maintenance and updating of project documentation
Working with the producer to scope out projects and tasks and troubleshoot issues
Promoting positive team morale, empowering everyone to achieve their best and take pride in their work

ADDITIONAL DUTIES
Researching new processes, pipelines and software
Liasing with clients to understand and incorporate their feedback and provide solutions
Supporting the training and induction of talent into Zero One

REQUIREMENTS
At least 2 years’ experience in a mid to senior position of a game company
An excellent portfolio of high-quality artwork, primarily in the 3D gaming space
Excellent communication, written language (spelling!) and organisational skills
Excellent understanding of the video game development pipeline and processes
A passion for games, virtual reality and interactive experiences

APPLICATION PROCESS
This is a great opportunity to work with a creative, dynamic team in a friendly environment. Salary is commensurate with skills and experience. This is a full-time, fixed-term position.

To apply for this position please email us at jobs[at]zeroonestudio[dot]com with the subject "[JOB] - Lead Artist"

Please provide a link to your portfolio (file-sharing links like Dropbox are also fine) and a resume (and/or whatever additional materials / cover letters you feel are worth sharing) - please limit attachments to 10mb.

Applications close Monday 21st May 2018.

This position is open to Australian residents or those with relevant visas only. We do not relocate interstate applicants.

Please note we do not accept solicitations from recruitment agencies