3D Artist Jobs in California
Oakley, Inc. Foothill Ranch, CA
THE ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Interpret drawings and verbal instructions into 3D concept models and prototypes that meet all technological and aesthetic standards using a combination of hand modeling techniques and the 3D software Modo. Produce precise realistic eyewear models from 2D artwork and see them through from start to finish. Ability to solve complex designs by developing and implementing 3D...
Disney Solana Beach, CA, 92075
As 3D Artist in our Solana Beach game studio, you help create the world our games take place in. You are tasked with creating highly engaging art assets that meet both the overall company goals and the needs & expectations of our players. Working closely with other artists you’ll be modeling, texturing, and implementing beautiful and engaging 3D Models for our mobile game titles. Responsibilities...
Machine Zone Palo Alto, CA, 94306
The Sr./Lead 3D Artist/Animator is an integral piece of the Art team at Machine Zone. You should be an expert in 3D animation and modeling, and be a team player and collaborator, with the ability to potentially lead others. Your work will help set the animation direction for all our games and will be seen by tens of millions of global players in the future. This is your chance to leave your legacy...
Blizzard Entertainment is looking for an exceptionally skilled 3D artist to work on Blizzard Entertainment’s next epic game! The ideal candidate has extensive experience designing, modeling, and texturing a diverse visual range of in game, real time environments, props, and characters. This person also has a solid grasp of form, color, and lighting for both 2D and 3D art assets to help bring our a...
Kabam is seeking 3d Artists to join one of our game studio teams. You will work side by side with Kabam’s Artists in a cohesive studio format with close contact across, engineering, sound, and product teams. Artists sit in long open table format to encourage conversation and teamwork while developing. You will participate in regular meetings that provide updates on progress and define new prioriti...
Quark Games Cupertino, CA, 95014
We believe in: quality, immersion, innovation, and epic experiences. In over 4 years of mobile game development, Quark Games has released over 50 Top 25 applications and has over 50 million installs. Our flagship title, Valor , is an MMO strategy game that has one of the most loyal user bases in the Apple App Store. We’re funded, growing fast, and looking for driven people to take Quark Games to ...
Disney Palo Alto, CA, 94306
Disney Interactive is looking to fill the position of Senior 3D Generalist with a bright, energetic, and talented new team member. If this sounds like you, apply today and become a part of something great! Responsibilities Senior 3D Generalist A senior principal individual contributor that designs and creates leading-edge art work, and provides artistic and technical leadership. Performs one or mo...
Blizzard Entertainment is looking for a 3D production artist to work on their newest title Hearthstone. The focus for this position will be working closely with the 2D artists on the team to bring their vision to life in game. Responsibilities include creating 3D models in the fun / whimsical style that is synonymous with Hearthstone, painting textures for use on in-game assets and working to...
Meez is a leading social media company anchored in Fashion, Music and Entertainment. Meez is now the #1 US Entertainment Property in time spent per month, making it the top teen destination site in the US. Meez connects teens to one another, and to the brands they care about, through virtual goods, music, media, and customizable avatars. As the associate 3d Artist, you will be joining a company t...
Pocket Gems San Francisco, CA, 94118
Pocket Gems, a mobile entertainment company started by two engineers, is continuously breaking new ground by building graphically rich mobile games; developing fun, new genres of mobile entertainment; and creating innovative technologies. Profitable since launch in 2009, the company has grown to over 175 employees with offices in San Francisco and New York. Pocket Gems’ games have been downloaded ...
Loot Drop Santa Clara, CA, 95051
Loot Drop, Inc. seeks a talented 3D Artist to join our game development team in the San Francisco Bay Area. Requirements Passion for games. 2+ years of experience as an artist in game development with at least 2 shipped titles. Expertise with Maya, Adobe Photoshop and other art/design applications. Solid drawing, illustration and concept skills in both traditional and digital formats. Solid ...
Electronics Arts Helsinki, CA
We’re EA—the world’s largest video game publisher. You’re probably familiar with many of our titles—Madden, FIFA, The Sims, Need for Speed, Dead Space, Battlefield and Star Wars, to name a few. But maybe you don’t know how we’re committed to creating games for every platform—from social to mobile to console—to give our consumers that anytime, anywhere access they demand. What does that mean for yo...
Trigger is the mobile innovation agency for global brands that combines Hollywood creativity with industry-leading technology. We make mobile apps, immersive movie marketing websites, HTML & Unity games, and original animations. See our corporate site here: www.triggerglobal.com. We work directly with major technology companies like Qualcomm and Nokia, brands like LEGO, Nike, McDonalds and Sesame...
Electronic Arts Los Angeles, CA, 90009
EA Mobile Sr. 3D Artist, Pogo POSITION OVERVIEW EA Mobile is looking for an experienced 3D/2D Artist. EA Mobile is in the process of transitioning its world-class intellectual property to tablets. We are looking for an experienced individual, who has shipped successful social/mobile and tablet products. We require a seasoned 3D artist who understands all facets of game art creation. We need an a...
Canon Business Process Services has an opening for a Graphic Artist. The candidate hired will work for Canon at a client site in Torrance, CA. We are looking for a 3D artist/animator who could create high-quality 3D models, and perform lighting, shading and rigging. The candidate hired needs to have experience using Modo, Maya, Photoshop and After Effects. The candidate should also be familiar wit...
Kabam's Phoenix Age studio is looking for a 3D Artist who will utilize 3D and 2D production techniques to contribute anything from concept mock-ups to finished production-ready art for use in a game. The primary functions of this role will be polishing the texture and shading of game assets, but the artist might be called upon to work on anything from a detailed, beautifully-rendered illustration ...
Job Description: The Graphic Designer will work directly under the Senior Graphic Designer on production graphics and proposal decks. The Graphic Designer’s job duties are: Illustrates concept by designing layouts of art and copy regarding arrangement, size, type size and style, and related aesthetic concepts. Obtains approval of concept by submitting rough layout for approval. Participates in...
Storm8 Redwood City, CA, 94063
Storm8 is looking for a world class Production Recruiter to play a key role in the growth and expansion of Storm8! We are looking for fun, energetic people who have a passion for building great products and bringing our games to life. So, if you think you have the chops to deliver something unique come talk to us! Responsibilities Manage full cycle recruiting process for Production roles ensurin...
Adconion Media Group Foster City, CA, 94404
Position Summary The Interactive Art Director will concept and design 3D ads for smartphones and tablets. This individual will work closely with 3D artists, ad developers and engineers to push the limits of digital advertising with the Amobee 3D development platform. The Interactive Art Director is a creative thinker with agency experience able to translate ideas into rewarding and memorable adve...
Blizzard Entertainment is looking for an exceptionally skilled 3D environment artist to work on our upcoming new game, Heroes of the Storm. The ideal candidate has extensive experience designing, modeling, and texturing a diverse visual range of in-game, real-time environments and props. From awesome critters, alien cities or ancient shrines, this person has a solid grasp of form, color, and...
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Education / Training
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Some High School Coursework
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Designs and creates animations by formulating concepts; preparing sketches and drawings.
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Attention to Detail
Web Multimedia Knowledge
Completes assignments by utilizing available resources; adhering to production schedule.
Develops or reviews storyboards or concepts to determine how to best interpret them with animation; devises specific movements and stylistic imagery to match characters.
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