Avalanche Studios is the original creator of the award-winning Just Cause franchise (published by Square Enix) and the developer of Mad Max (published by Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment). The studio has also created acclaimed twin stick shooter Renegade Ops (published by SEGA). As a publisher, Avalanche Studios has brought free-to-play service theHunter Classic to market and reached more than 7 million registered players across 190 countries. The theHunter franchise was expanded in 2017 to also include premium title theHunter: Call of the Wild, which was released for PC and subsequently console platforms. Avalanche Studios, which is based in Stockholm and New York City, was founded in 2003 by Christofer Sundberg and Linus Blomberg. The studio develops games using its proprietary Apex technology, enabling huge open worlds filled with emergent gameplay.
Avalanche Studios is looking for freelance Production artist for current and future assignments to work with us on an exciting and unique high-profile unannounced title. At Avalanche Studios you will work with some of the industry’s most exciting open-world technology and talented individuals. As a Production artist your primary responsibilities will be to create 3D models and textures for characters/weapons/props/structures/environments. You will work closely with the team, Art Director and Producer.
- Experience from modern modeling techniques
- Game industry experience
- Skills in Substance painter/design
- Excellent skills in Maya
- Excellent skills in Photoshop
- Great eye for form, shape, structure and color in regards to modeling, texturing and spatial composition
- Strong artistic and conceptual ability to visualize and maintain the design and art vision of an area in detail with minimal concept art and direction.
- A strong senses of asset ownership though the art pipeline, taking full responsibility for assets from initial creation to implementation in the final product.
- Passion for playing and making games
At Avalanche Studios, we believe in worlds without limits, and we are committed to develop a diverse and inclusive workplace. We strive to hire great talent from a variety of backgrounds. Being part of our world is not contingent on where you’re from, your gender, or sexual orientation. It’s all about your passion, courage and craftsmanship.
Our state of the art studio is located in the beautiful area of Södermalm, in the center of Stockholm and the Game industry Hub. Our studio is a beautiful place inspired by our catalog of games, from the lush jungle of a lobby (Just Cause) to the corroded steel beams housing the light fixtures above your new workplace (Mad Max). We hope you’ll come to think of this place as your home turf and creative foundation.
A Portfolio is required demonstrating all aspects of your skills. Add a link to your online portfolio in your CV. To apply for this position please register below with a detailed CV and cover letter. Apply as soon as possible as we review applications continuously. All further information is provided under non-disclosure agreement only. Assignments are preferable done onsite in Stockholm, Sweden.
Local candidates only. This position will require to work in our Stockholm Studio as an independent contractor. This is a temporary role.