Senior Environment Artist

AAA Project – Console – Realistic Science Fiction

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We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Environment Artist to join a passionate team in Shanghai. If you have experience creating environments for AAA games, this may be the role for you. The position is full-time, offering a compelling salary and benefits. 

As a flexible Senior Environment Artist, you will work closely with global studios and internal teams to complete all the relevant production and integration to environmental assets to enhance quality. 

To give you an idea of the day-to-day in this Senior Environment Artist role, here are some of the areas you will be working in: 

  • Collaborating with Art Director, Designer, Concept Artist, and Animator to complete tasks according to the approved production plan 
  • Supporting the concept team by effectively validating early designs 
  • Asking for feedback proactively and sharing as much experience and knowledge as possible 
  • Enhancing asset quality in line with the technical constraints of the game engine 

You will need to have shipped a minimum of 3 AAA games as an Environment Artist to apply for this Senior Environment Artist role. We are looking for someone with skill in creating high-quality 3D realistic environments using mainstream software such as 3DsMAX, Zbrush, Maya, Substance Painter, and Photoshop. You will also require the following: 

  • Expert skill in Zbrush to sculpt high-resolution models 
  • Ability to paint texture in Substance Painter and Photoshop 
  • Good knowledge of anatomy, architecture, colour, shape, proportion, and silhouette 
  • Knowledge of production processes for various 3D assets, including organic or non-organic, hard surface and natural, using them to the best effect in the engine 

In return for your dedication, collaboration and commitment, you will receive an excellent salary and benefits package, joining a welcoming and inclusive culture. 

To learn more or to apply for this full-time Senior Environment Artist job in Shanghai, please get in touch with Forrest from Skillsearch today at 


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Years of experience and salary levels are shown purely as a guide. We will only consider applications from candidates that can demonstrate the skills or experience required for the role.

Please be aware that while we would love to respond to every application we receive, due to high numbers we cannot guarantee this. We do however appreciate any time you invest into the application and will make sure to get in touch should anything in future more closely fit your skillset.

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Country Manager - China Forrest Hu

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