Game 3D Artist
Skilled Game 3D Artist for BlockStarPlanet
Blockstarplanet is a fun and engaging building game and a social community for kids aged 8-13. If you’re a talented and enthusiastic 3D Artist, this is your chance to join our great team and be part of this success!
We are a part of the company Moviestarplanet. Over the past 12 months BlockStarPlanet has experienced rapid growth. Providing our users with a steady stream of exciting and compelling new content is vital to fueling our highly creative community and ensuring continued engagement. This is where you come in!
About The Job
You will be entirely responsible for the design, modelling, rigging and animation of our low poly game assets within 3D Studio Max.
You will be working within a small, multi-disciplinary team producing low poly game content such as pets, weapons, and chassis. As a creative and self motivated individual working under the direction of a Creative Lead you will be relied upon to be a consistent source of imaginative and kick-ass ideas. Part of your responsibility will be to estimate and plan your own tasks, and we expect a high level of productivity.
The position will be a 1-year fixed-term contract with the possibility of a permanent hiring.
– Low poly modelling
– Rigging and animation
– Fundamental understanding of real time shaders
– Experienced in 3D Studio Max
– Ability to achieve great results with within a limited technological framework
– Fluent in English
Nice to have:
– Unity experience
– Familiar with source control (i.e. SVN/Git)
– Experience making particle effects
– Familiar with Scrum
We are a diverse team of passionate game developers who believe in our game and are committed to ensuring its success. Our ten person team consists of Programmers, a UI Designer, a Creative Lead and a Product Manager. You will be reporting to the Product Manager of the team and also be part of a cross company guild of Artists.
You are a creative soul, but you are also very productive and structured. You know how to plan your day and the importance of delivering high quality on time. You engage with the team and are always willing to collaborate to find the best solution. You are good at taking direction and reacting to feedback as well as being proactive in coming up with ideas for content and improvements to our game. Your skill set is solid, but you are also eager to learn and grow within the role.
MovieStarPlanet ApS is the company behind the games and social networks MovieStarPlanet, BooniePlanet and BlockStarPlanet targeted for kids aged 8-13 years. In the virtual worlds, users design their own MovieStar, BlockStar or Boonie avatar, which is used to play the games and have fun with friends.
Some of the key features include dress-up, chat with friends, create looks, make movies and scrapbooks, design clothes, build worlds and prefabs and play mini-games.
Launched in Denmark in 2009, MovieStarPlanet ApS has experienced explosive growth. Currently, the games are live in 16 countries across 11 European markets as well as the United States, Canada, Australia and New Zealand. Globally we rank among the most popular virtual worlds for the target group with more than 300 million registered profiles.
MovieStarPlanet ApS employs around 120 staff at the Headquarter based in the attractive surroundings of the new and modern part of Copenhagen called Ørestad, located very close to the city center and the metro line. Corporate language is English.
Why Work With Us?
Touch the lives of millions of kids every day, and be part of a fast-growing company, producing one of the most popular games and social networks in the world for kids.
Your colleagues are highly qualified, creative, and friendly people. We are ambitious and strive to develop and support the world’s most inspiring social network for kids by delivering safe digital entertainment for fun, creativity, and sharing. We believe in learning by doing and taking ownership of tasks and projects, so you will be given a lot of freedom and responsibility from day one!
We have around 20 nationalities working with us, which provides a vibrant atmosphere. We value diversity and believe this contributes to a greater variety of viewpoints, a broader range of individual talents and professional experience.
Our passion for people and the products make us an inspiring, fun, casual and challenging place to work and creates an environment where ideas can flourish.
‘Social’ is both what we do and who we are – so every week there is a social event going on ranging from Friday bars to casual game nights to running clubs. We have a canteen in the building so lunch is served just downstairs and we offer free fruit and healthy snacks daily. For our future foreign colleagues, it could be interesting to know that we offer 5 weeks of vacation for all nationalities (paid when earned), free child 1st sick day and the right to take up to 52 weeks of combined parental leave.
So, if you want to work with passionate colleagues who care for kids and work hard every day to give them the best platform to have fun with their friends then MovieStarPlanet is the right place for you.
How To Apply
Please apply for this position online by clicking the “Apply for this opening” button. Your application should contain the following:
Application deadline is as soon as possible. We will be holding interviews at the earliest convenience.