Senior 3D Game Artist for Hill Climb Racing 3 FINGERSOFT / Oulu or Helsinki, Finland

PUBLISHED: January 25, 2023

WHAT WE’RE AFTER

The Hill Climb Racing 3 team is looking for a Senior 3D Game Artist to join us in bringing our next flagship to life in 3D. We offer a hybrid remote option either in our premises in Helsinki or Oulu.

The ideal candidate is a self-driven artist who enjoys crafting various artistic works for games. Experience working as a Lead 3D Artist for shipped products and a deep passion for creating 3D assets in a stylized cartoon style is appreciated. We expect the ability to work with different kinds of workflows and consider the hardware limitations of mobile devices while pushing the bar of what’s possible now and in the future.

In this role, you will

  • Be responsible for creating a variety of 3D works, coming up with original ideas, working with provided concept art or creating them by yourself
  • Model and texture 3D assets from start to finish matching the look, feel, and style of the game
  • Exhibit good visual art principles and technical expertise
  • Be proactive in bringing ideas to life with game readability, VFX, and shading in mind
  • Provide feedback to other 3D artists and mentor junior artists
  • Proactively see that tasks in the backlog are moving forward

You should have

  • Experience in creating different kinds of assets for games in a stylized fashion
  • Experience working with Unity Engine
  • Know-how of a 3D software, ideally Maya or Blender
  • Experience with Creative Cloud Tools, Substance Designer\Painter and ZBrush
  • Ability and willingness to collaborate with experts in different disciplines
  • Understanding of how to make games look alive with shading and complementary VFX
  • Eagerness to learn new skills and challenge yourself every day
  • Interest in developing your leadership skills, and technical or artistic know-how

We also appreciate

  • Ability to draw your own concepts
  • Experience in creating VFX, such as particles and shaders in Unity
  • Experience with hand-painting texturing using 3DCoat or a similar software
  • Experience with 3D Animation in Blender or equivalent Software
  • Knowledge of implementing 3D assets to Unity game engine
  • Understanding from other fields of game development
  • Gaming as a hobby and an interest in mobile games

WHAT WE OFFER

  • Opportunity to work with the most popular racing-adventure IP of all time with hundreds of millions of players worldwide
  • Exceptional employee experience – In our latest employee survey, our eNPS was 70 which is considered exceptionally high!
  • Competitive salary and seriously great benefits
  • Easy going and relaxed atmosphere
  • Passionate co-workers of various fields
  • The opportunity to develop your field inside a growing company
  • A position in one of the top gaming companies in Finland
  • A lot of fun and excitement
  • Comprehensive relocation support if you are moving from abroad

If you think you could be an excellent match for the position, don’t hesitate to drop us your portfolio with your salary request. Send your application ASAP since the first suitable candidate will be hired.

Want to know more about Fingersoft and this position? Read our Game Developers’ career stories or contact john.rantala@fingersoft.com