Posted October 25th 2017

Position Description

THE OPPORTUNITY

Role: 3D GENERALIST

Job Type: Full-Time Contract

Location: Toronto

Province: Ontario (must be an Ontario resident to apply)

JOB DESCRIPTION

You will work across all aspects of a game’s visual design, UI, art, animation, and more. The ideal candidate has experience modeling, texturing and animating characters and assets in a stylized world. A solid art foundation is essential.

Responsibilities

  • Create complete art assets; from initial design to in-engine optimization
  • Modeling, texturing, lighting, rigging, animating of characters and environments
  • Create high-quality visual effects using shaders and particles
  • Use creativity and visual storytelling to solve problems in game design
  • Work closely with engineers and designers to work out technical challenges pertaining to the art pipeline
  • Help us build the 3D art department: mentor, advise on hires, tools, etc.

Qualifications

REQUIREMENTS

  • Art degree preferred or equivalent work experience
  • 1-3 Years Prior Experience in a related position
  • High level of proficiency using Maya to create and animate fun and stylized characters
  • Well-versed in Photoshop and After Effects
  • Experience in Unity3D game engine (importing assets, animation editor, shuriken particle system)
  • Ability to effectively collaborate with other artists and programmers
  • Actively participate and offer creative solutions to both art and game design challenges
  • Ability to produce concept sketches and quick concept edits

ESSENTIAL SKILLS & EXPERIENCES

  • Strong talent for illustration and drawing
  • Knowledge of animation, lighting, and texturing.Strong oral and written communication skills.
  • Ability to work collaboratively with artists and programmers.
  • Possess strong composition, color and design, typography and layout skills
  • Online art portfolio (Required) – This can be work-related or personal projects.

Additional Information

If you believe that your are the right candidate for this position, please let us know by applying to the position. Please send a cover letter and resume via email.
 

Company Description

THE COMPANY

Albedo Informatics is a Toronto-based game and application development studio with a focus on location-based gaming, augmented reality, virtual reality, wearables, and emergent digital technologies.

We’re currently building a platform called LARGE - an acronym for Location-based Augmented Reality Gaming Engine - and are developing a number of apps on the platform, including an AR/VR messenger and a RPG called SIGIL. It’s an exciting time to join us at Albedo, we’re growing quickly and are looking for enthusiastic and talented people to join us on our journey.