ABOUT GUNZILLA GAMES
Founded in 2020, Gunzilla Games is a fresh, independent AAA developer working
on its Battle Royale 2.0 Off The Grid in three metropolitan locations:
Frankfurt, Germany (HQ); Los Angeles, USA; and Kyiv, Ukraine. The company is
helmed by serial entrepreneur CEO, Vlad Korolev and CSO Alexander Zoll.
Gunzilla is built on the desire to innovate and push the limits of the
Gunzilla's formidable team of talent comes from a variety of industry-leading
studios and publishers (Ubisoft, Electronic Arts (EA), THQ etc) as well as
Oscar-nominated screenwriter, director and producer Neill Blomkamp, Chief
Visionary Officer, and the author of the Altered Carbon series, that has been
adapted into a popular Netflix show, Richard K. Morgan, Script Writer.
Gunzilla Leadership team includes well-known industry professionals like Timur
Davidenko, Chief Technology Officer (Far Cry, Warface, and Crysis), Scott
Probin, Studio Director (EA Sports' NHL series, the Need for Speed franchise,
Populous 2, Powermonger, Space Hulk), Oleksiy Plaksin, Lead Art Director,
(Moto GP and RIDE, Warface and Act of Aggression, Sniper: Ghost Warrior),
Dmitriy Markov, Technical Director (Metro: Exodus, Arktika.1), Volodymyr
Savin, Audio Director (Cut the Rope, Metro Exodus, HBO Chernobyl series).
Players First & Foremost. We aim to create titles that players love and
get lost in, so our games are developed with them in mind from the start.
We Believe in Our People. We believe in building strong teams of self-
motivated individuals empowered to work at their best in a supportive
environment; when we're strong together, we thrive together.
Commitment to Engagement & Quality. We are deeply passionate about what we
do, ensuring we produce next-generation experiences of the highest
Make Bold Moves & Innovate. We strive to make bold moves and push
technology to its limits; there are no wrong steps if the outcome
redefines the boundaries.
Open & Honest. We believe in building trust through transparency and
honest communication. We're proud of who we are, what we stand for, and
what we're building.
ABOUT THE JOB
Gunzilla Games is looking to recruit a Lead Environment Artist to join us in
helping to lead our Environment Art team to work on our game OTG (Off The
Grid), an all-new AAA Battle Royale 2.0 third-person shooter, due for release
on PlayStation®5, Xbox® Series XS and PC
To work alongside current Lead, Art Directors and Art pipeline supervisor
to Lead, motivate and inspire our team, to maintain and push the visual
quality while delivering within the production needs.
Manage the Environment team, including setting objectives, and quality
expectations and providing visual benchmarks
Coach, mentor and develop the team to ensure the personal growth of
individuals as well as the whole team
Track and assign tasks in Jira and other project-tracking software.
Work to highlight and mitigate any issues that may cause bottlenecks
Work actively with designers and other departments to achieve the best
look for the game.
Share knowledge and work on improving project tools and their functions.
You should have:
Experience as a lead on at least one shipped AAA title
Experience in working with open-world type games.
Career experience which includes multiple AAA development cycles.
Excellent art foundational skills.
An eye for set design, environment composition, and photorealism.
A tech-minded approach, and a strong capacity to tweak and optimize
content in all parts of the asset creation pipeline.
Experience in long planning and possible production problem-solving.
Fluency in game development processes and PBR asset creation workflows for
the creation next next-generation games.
Passion for state-of-the-art production techniques and dedication to asset
Strong knowledge of Substance / Quixel packages.
Fluent in industry-standard software for 3D art production.
Experience with modularity and procedure content generation in the context
of environment art creation.
Experience working with UE5
Flexible Working & Work from Home
Revenue Based Bonuses
English / German Courses
25 Annual Paid Vacation & Sick Days
Relocation & Accommodation Support
Office Perks & Gym Membership