This role is expected to begin as a remote position, paid relocation to Pärnu will begin once the probation period has ended.
Gamecan is looking for a Texture Artist to be a part of our Art team for our upcoming multiplayer title. The Texture Artist will work very closely with the Art Director to create high-quality, realistic textures for our characters and environments while providing consistency in the game. This individual will work collaboratively with our design and engineering team as well to make visually stunning game art while maintaining exceptional performance.
Minimum 2+ years of game industry experience.
Strong portfolio demonstrating expertise in creating realistic, high-quality textures and materials in gaming environments.
Experienced with creating outstanding textures using Substance Designer, Substance Painter, and Unreal Engine.
Strong understanding of PBR materials and pipelines.
Strong eye for detail, composition, and value/color theory.
Excellent communication skills and must be able to thrive in a highly collaborative, team-oriented environment.
Strong work ethic, and ability to maintain high quality and consistent progress without constant supervision.
Reporting to the Employee’s immediate superior as per the Company’s hierarchy.
Create high-quality textures for a variety of organic and structural surfaces.
Author and enhance Materials in Unreal Engine for the production team to use.
Unwrap and texture 3D assets (ideally in Blender and Substance Painter).
Adhere to specific texturing pipelines and adapt to constraints needed for texture creation.
Produce all required textures (Normal map, spec, diffuse, etc) for game production, which includes tiling textures, working with TrimSheets, and object-based textures.
Be proactive and work closely with modelers/lighting artists to adapt textures to their needs & constraints.
Use good judgment and expertise to optimize the number of textures that are produced and their uses.
Be an excellent role model with your behavior, attitude, and communication by following the company values and set standards (can be found in Confluence).
What do we have to offer
We offer a competitive salary and benefits package, as well as the opportunity to work with a talented and passionate team in the video game industry.
The office is in a new development right in the center of Pärnu, providing an easy commute and proximity to all the stores and restaurants
Adjustable desks – stand, sit, squat, or hang from the ceiling
Powerful desktop machines to work on – the PC waits for you, not the other way around
1Gbit/s internet speed in the office, typically 300Mb/s at home
We are crazy about taking time off with new and old video games, a day at the spa, sauna, or the beach (yes, Pärnu has a kickass beach!). A rested developer is a happy developer
The team is phenomenal – over 50 people who are amazing to each other
The living costs in Pärnu are extra low. Even the most expensive apartments in the center have their rent of around 400-500€ per month
The living environment is probably one of the best and safest in the region. Check it out yourself: https://youtu.be/vJEAY3e4TBI
We work in a nurturing company culture where personal growth is highly valued. Your professional skills will also get buffed at the speed of light
We help you with relocation every step of the way to make sure it’s as smooth as possible
At Gamecan, we prioritize the well-being of our employees by providing comprehensive health and wellness benefits. These include complimentary access to mental health professionals, gym memberships, and exclusive spa discounts to support both mental and physical well-being
Additionally, our in-house professional masseurs are available to help alleviate stress and promote relaxation
To celebrate the joyous occasion of welcoming a new family member, we extend a special bonus of 1000€ to our employees as a token of our heartfelt congratulations
Annually, we host a rejuvenating summer retreat, bringing together our global team members for a relaxing and enjoyable experience
We incentivize employee referrals with a rewarding bonus system for successful hires
Gamecan employees receive free complimentary access to Full Cycle Game Academy courses, while their immediate family members — parents, siblings, and children — benefit from a 50% discount on these educational offerings
To further enhance our employees’ daily experience, we provide monthly cab credits, making the commute to work more convenient and stress-free If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, please submit your resume and cover letter for consideration
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