Ubisoft Lead Prop Artist [Avatar Project / Tom Clancy's The Division] in Malmö, Sweden
At Massive, we are currently looking for the new passionate Lead Prop Artist to contribute to the development in the ambitious art team. You will contribute to enhancing, designing and creating the immersive worlds Massive is known for, by bringing your own thoughts to the table. You will influence the creation of next gen 3D assets for AAA projects. As our new Lead Prop Artist you are the expert regarding how to build and setup props including destruction and special functionality.
This is a permanent position based in Malmö, Sweden, and requires working onsite.
Leading the development of high quality AAA 3D art assets
Creation and maintenance of a prospering art culture within the Prop Art Team
Ensuring a productive internal workflow and beneficial relationships with external partners
Prioritizing and manage the internal and external Prop Team’s tasks to ensure that deliverables are completed on time and to specifications through stand-ups and synchronisation meetings to communicate vision and needs with other teams
Organizing work and backlog using project management / planning tools i.e Jira
Working together with producers, leads, directors and other teams to push project quality
Balancing quality and efficiency of owns and teams work to reach the best results within given time frames
Managing the Human Resources in your team by i.e.having reoccurring performance feedback sessions as well as salary reviews
You as a person
You have a few years of experience, looking for a new opportunity! The title will allow you to join and lead a team at an international studio, working on an AAA title. As a lead you are well organized, likes to be on top of things and find the success of your team very important. You have the ability to anticipate and find solutions to problems that may occur within the team, which you find inspiring. By interest in the process you strive to have effective workflows for production. As an artist, you have a passion for art for the films and games industry. You have very high standards and feel ready to take game assets to the next level and we can see that by looking at your portfolio.
3+ years of making props/environments/assets for next gen AAA game environments, ideally with one AAA title shipped
At least 2 years working with technical limitations/constraints in an game environment
Ability to review and feedback on teams work in a clear and constructive manner
Working knowledge of at least one of the major 3D modeling packages and texturing software
Substance designer/painter knowledge is a bonus
Experience with outsourcing and co-development is a bonus
Please note that applications without a portfolio will not be considered.
Longing to be part of a fun, creative and passionate workplace? We can offer you this and more in an open and friendly environment where you will work with some of the best craftsmen in the industry. Are you up for it? Come aboard for the ride!
Massive Entertainment is a premier producer of games and interactive entertainment for the global market. The studio is located in Malmö, Sweden and fully owned by Ubisoft Entertainment, the world’s third largest independent video game publisher. We are around 400 people from 35 different countries working together to produce major titles such as World in Conflict, Far Cry 3 and our latest release Tom Clancy’s The Division.
We value diversity at Massive and promote a family-friendly culture and a gender-balanced work environment, where equal opportunities play a meaningful role in the day-to-day operations of our studio. Ubisoft is committed to enriching players’ lives with original & memorable entertainment experiences. We build worlds that are a playground for the imagination, offering moments of surprise, fun and adventure as well as opportunities for learning and self-discovery. At Ubisoft, you’ll grow and collaborate with highly talented teams from around the world. Our massively friendly work environment will inspire you to go above and beyond to create experiences and brands people will fall in love with. All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.