Senior Asset Artist

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Senior Asset Artist 

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

PlayStation isn’t just the best place to play… it’s also the best place to work.  With the launch of the original PlayStation in 1994, we set out to thrill gamers with amazing experiences.  Our never-ending pursuit to push gaming to new heights is the reason we are recognized as a global leader in interactive and digital entertainment.  Under Sony Interactive Entertainment, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Sony Corporation, the PlayStation brand and experience exists because of the passionate dedication of our team who work hard for everyone to play.

The Visual Arts Group and PlayStation Malaysia are a passionate team within the PlayStation family, provides world-class content, development, and services to PlayStation’s studios all over the world. Always at the cutting edge of technology, Visual Arts works with studios like Naughty Dog, Insomniac, Santa Monica Studios, Guerrilla Games, Bend Studios, SuckerPunch, San Diego Studio, Japan Studios, and more first-party teams.  Our team is made up of game and film industry professionals from all over the world, working with some of the best minds and companies around.

We're looking for an Environment Outsource Review Artist to supervise and have the ability to create both in-game and in-game cinematic quality environments and props within a range of styles. The focus will be on environmental art pieces and set dressing for AAA titles.

If you have the ability to create environments from both detailed concepts and a single photograph we want to speak to you! If you're able to take and provide direction from concepts or rough direction to final model/texture, even better!

Role Responsibilities:

  • Create art packages for outsourcing.
  • Integrate approved art assets into the game engines
  • Adjust and apply multiple asset creation pipelines, and techniques.
  • Create, fix, and polish outsourced models and textures to target specifications.
  • Work with Leads to meet project goals and art quality.
  • Help in ensuring artistic and technical quality is met for junior artists.
  • Other duties may be assigned

 

Experiences and Skills:

  • Minimum 5+ years of asset production or relevant experience.
  • Has worked on at least one AAA title or similar.
  • Experienced in working with external outsource vendors (OS).
  • Exceptional understanding of form, shape, structure, and silhouette in regard to modelling.
  • Experience and knowledgeable in creating block mesh.
  • Strong Maya modelling skills for in game and high resolution.
  • Strong UV mapping and mesh optimization skills.
  • Industry AAA game engines experiences.
  • Understanding technical and artistic aspects of lighting requirements.
  • Exceptional PBR texturing experiences using Photoshop, Substance and familiar with ZBrush and high poly sculpting.

 

Additional and Bonus Skills:

  • Excellent foundations skills, including composition, design, and colour theory. 
  • Strong traditional painting skills Ability to create models and shaders for a range of art directions, from photorealistic to stylized.
  • Ability to meet deadlines under tight schedules.  
  • Willingness to receive direction and work closely with a team.
  • Strong PBR texturing experiences using Photoshop, Substance and familiar with ZBrush and high poly sculpting.
  • Understanding technical and artistic aspects of lighting and its technical requirements.

We sincerely appreciate the time and effort you spent in contacting us and we thank you for your interest in PlayStation.

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We strive to create an inclusive environment, empower employees and embrace diversity. We encourage everyone to respond. 

We sincerely appreciate the time and effort you spent in contacting us and we thank you for your interest in PlayStation.

Sony is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All persons will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, legally protected physical or mental disability, covered veteran status, status in the U.S. uniformed services, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information or membership in any other legally protected category.

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We sincerely appreciate the time and effort you spent in contacting us and we thank you for your interest in PlayStation.

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Sony Interactive Entertainment PlayStation is looking to hire a Senior Asset Artist at their Kuala Lumpur, Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia location. Job contains the tags AAA, Senior, Maya, ZBrush, Photoshop, Unity and Art.
Job discovered on 6/18/2021