2D/3D Artist (Generalist) - Rooster Teeth

Austin, TX
Content & Production
Full-time

Fullscreen’s Rooster Teeth Studio is a fast paced, rapidly growing team that creates award winning shows and feature length productions targeting gamers, anime fans and a wide range of others for both it’s own web platforms and others including YouTube, Netflix, Go90 and CrunchyRoll.   Rooster Teeth Games is looking for a talented Art Generalist to help with a variety of art assets in our upcoming game titles.  A strong candidate will be a self-starter, have experience in all areas of game creation, and have strong knowledge of modern game art tools.  This position is based in Austin, TX.  

Responsibilities

    • Design, Model, UV, texture, and light game-ready 3D assets (high and low poly)
    • Create concept art/designs to help in the construction of 3D game assets
    • Create shaders/materials for use on a wide variety of 3D game assets
    • Create VFX assets/simulations using Unreal (or other FX based tools)
    • Create UI assets for menus, HUD, iconography, etc with a strong emphasis on UX design
    • Work with the Art Director to maintain a consistent vision across a multitude of game assets

Qualifications

    • 3+ years professional game development experience in an Artist role
    • Proficient in all areas of game asset creation (model, uv, texture, light, VFX, UI, concept design, etc.)
    • Strong working knowledge of modern game art tools (Unreal, Maya, Zbrush, Substance, Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects, etc)
    • Strong working knowledge of Physically Based Rendering (PBR) tools and techniques
    • Strong working knowledge of modular asset workflows (for world building)
    • Strong portfolio demonstrating modeling, texturing, lighting, UI, VFX, and concept art for games
    • Shipped at least 1 game title, from pre-production to final release (preferably a AAA console or PC title)
    • Working knowledge of Perforce (or source control equivalent)
    • Comfortable iterating on ideas using rapid prototyping techniques
    • Positive team-oriented attitude with excellent verbal and written communication skills
    • Proactive, creative-thinker, and self-motivated (comfortable working without direct supervision)
    • Must have a sense of humor
    • Must be comfortable working in a small, highly collaborative team
    • Must be able to accept critique of your work and have the ability to embrace change

Perks and Benefits

    • Use What You Need paid time of
    • f100% Company paid health & dental benefits
    • 401(k) with a company match
    • Opportunity for career growth
    • Flexible dress code
    • Kitchen stocked with snacks
    • Pet Friendly

ABOUT ROOSTER TEETH: Rooster Teeth is a pioneering creative production studio responsible for award-winning online videos such as "Red vs. Blue," the longest-running web series in history; globally acclaimed animated series "RWBY;" comedy gamer series, "The Gauntlet;" comedy series "Rooster Teeth Shorts;" and "Immersion," a show that tests video game concepts in the real world. Rooster Teeth founded and operates "Achievement Hunter," the popular gaming website, and produces the award-winning "Rooster Teeth Podcast," voted Best Gaming Podcast at the 2013 Podcast Awards. With a dedicated worldwide fan community, Rooster Teeth created RTX, an annual gaming and Internet convention held in Austin, TX, which attracts tens of thousands of gamers, online video fans and Rooster Teeth community members from around the world. The Rooster Teeth YouTube channel became the 4th most viewed YouTube channel in the world (non-music) in 2013.  The Rooster Teeth multi-channel network has over 20 million YouTube subscribers and more than 5 billion views, and the Rooster Teeth website has 3 million unique monthly visitors with 1.8 million registered community members. Founded by Matt Hullum and Burnie Burns, Rooster Teeth is a subsidiary of Fullscreen, Inc., a global media company that develops online creators and produces multi-platform entertainment experiences. Discover more at http://www.roosterteeth.com.