3D Artist


Job Description

Soul Assembly are looking for talented 3D artists of all levels to help us create wonderful, entertaining games, with high-end graphics, built for mobile VR and console. As one of the core members of the team you will be responsible for working with the creative leads and the art team to take the vision for our games from concept to completion. In this role you will have the opportunity to work in a flexible environment, and to add your own ideas into the mix in order to create the most enjoyable game possible.

As a candidate for the 3D Artist role you are expected to have had at least 1 published games experience within a similar role in the industry, working on the creation of 3D game assets within that role. Consistency, clarity and flair are key and we expect to see this in your work throughout. We are looking for someone who is a creative problem solver, an excellent communicator, and who always shows high levels of enthusiasm and talent for creating great artwork.

Your Responsibilities
  • Responsible for the creation of fantastic 3D and occasional 2D art assets for use in our mobile/VR games in line with the agreed art style guides.
  • Ensuring created art assets are optimised for use in our game engines, being particularly mindful of performance and memory constraints.
  • Self testing of assets and validating that they meet the technical budgets laid out by the game engine.
  • Being an active member of the art team, contributing ideas, concepts and technical solutions that will help build great games.
  • Occasional concept artwork generation during pre-production phases.
Required Skills
  • A strong portfolio that demonstrates excellent 3D and 2D skills, with particular focus on environment and character work.
  • Proven drawing and layout skills that illustrate your ability to convey ideas and concepts to stakeholders.
  • Up to date and comprehensive knowledge of Autodesk Maya (or other relevant 3D content creation packages) and Photoshop.
  • Familiarity with the opportunities and challenges of the current games market, including XR technologies.
Desirable Skills
  • Experience of game development in Unity.
  • Ability with sculpting packages such as ZBrush or Mudbox.
  • Knowledge of texture/material creation pipelines such as Substance or NDo/DDo.
  • Active player of Mobile/Console/VR games.
If you are interested and think you might have what it takes to create games like Freeblade, Drop Dead and Battle Sister then drop us your details!

Why Apply To Soul Assembly?

We'll Give You The Opportunity To

Joining the team now will give you the opportunity to be a part of a growing team going from strength to strength.
  • A relaxed, friendly and progressive work environment.
  • 25 days annual leave
  • Help define the studio culture and values
  • Contribute your input and ideas to our games and to all areas of our business
  • Be involved in defining studio processes and working practices.
  • In addition, we will :
    • Pay a competitive salary, negotiable based on experience
    • Provide regular activities such as pub, cinema nights and team-building events
    • Commit to adding additional benefits as we grow
    • Relocation package for non-UK residents