Senior Environment Artist

Well Known Studio - AAA Projects - Relocation Package

Eastern Uusimaa
Job Type
Salary on application

Our client, one of the leading independent game studios in the world, is looking for a Senior Environment Artist for a key role working on two of the most popular franchises. This full-time Environment Artist role is based in Espoo and offers a favourable salary and benefits. 

In this Senior Environment Artist role, you will be responsible for your level and have creative ownership in finding and maintaining the vision for that level. You'll actively follow the development of environment creation technology and pipelines in the industry and work together with the Northlight tools team in improving our proprietary technology 

In your first few weeks in this Senior Environment Artist role, you can expect to: 

  • Be an important part of the environment creation by owning your level and setting up the environments in collaboration with your level team (environment art and level design) 
  • Enjoy creative problem-solving by creating prototypes and iterating on the levels using our proprietary engine, Northlight 
  • Be responsible for your level, and take creative ownership with finding and maintaining the vision for that level 
  • Advise, review and provide feedback and guidance to external development 

To succeed in this Senior Environment Artist job, you will need demonstrable work experience as a Senior Environment Artist, Senior Level Architect or equivalent role. You will also require the following: 

  • An expert-level understanding of shape, composition, and layout 
  • Familiarity working either within Maya, 3DS Max or other 3D software packages and a good technical understanding of game engines 
  • Good understanding of gameplay and level design 
  • A background in traditional art and any relevant experience or studies, for instance, photography or architecture and experience in using level/environment editors are beneficial in this role 

In return for your passion, collaborative approach and commitment, you will receive a generous salary and benefits package, and join a friendly and inclusive culture. 

If this Full-time Senior Environment Artist job in Espoo motivates and inspires you, please contact Eleanor from Skillsearch at today. We'd love to help you get your next role. 

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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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Eleanor Widdowson

Game Art Consultant

Our Art Resourcer, Eleanor is on hand to help candidates with expertise in all areas of game art from Character Artists to Environment Artists, UI Artists, Technical Artists and everything in between – so get in touch if you’re looking for a new role in this space! There’s no rest for the wicked as in her spare time you’ll find Eleanor working on her side hustle – crocheting! Ask her about her Etsy shop to see her latest creations...

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