Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Mainz



Ubisoft is a leading producer, publisher and distributor of interactive entertainment products worldwide and has grown considerably through a strong and diversified line-up of products and partnerships. Ubisoft has development studios in 28 countries and sells video games in more than 55 countries around the globe. We are committed to delivering high-quality, cutting-edge video game titles to players. In our German offices in Düsseldorf, Mainz and Berlin, we are working on brands like “Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege”, "Far Cry", "Avatar", "Beyond Good and Evil 2", “For Honor", “The Settlers”, “Anno” and many more.
In order to continue delivering highly qualitative and innovative game experiences we are looking for a motivated and passionate
Senior 3D Artist [Anno] (f/m/d)
This position will be located at Ubisoft Blue Byte, Mainz (Germany).

The 3D Artist will collaborate closely with the Art Director and Lead Artist to help create a breathtaking and believable game world. An important part of this role is the creation and integration of high quality assets that are in line with the art direction and maintain a coherent vision of the game’s look and feel. 
The ideal candidate will be comfortable with mentoring less experiences artists as well as researching new tools and techniques in order to create visually appealing assets in the most efficient manner. A good understanding of ensuring great performance and a high technical quality of 3D assets is a key part of this role.
Main responsibilities:
3D modeling assets including but not limited to creation of buildings, props and vegetation assets
Able to work closely with the Art Director and Lead Artist to maintain a coherent vision of the game’s look and feel
Passion for the creation of visually stunning 3D worlds and assets whether realistic or stylized
Maintain a high level of quality while working within design constraints and balancing performance issues
Participate in the constant improvement of asset production methods and techniques
Act as a mentor to less experienced artists

Must have a minimum of 5 years’ experience as an artist in video game production
Exceptional understanding of next gen asset creation workflows, along with the ability to modify and improve existing workflows
Very good knowledge of 3ds Max, ZBrush, Photoshop
A great eye for composition, shape, color and detail
Strong skills in texturing and painting
Proven ability to closely adapt a specific art style
Being used to managing and organizing work in order to meet deadlines
Positive attitude and great communication skills
Fluent in English, both verbally and written
Experience with Substance Designer / Painter is a plus
Good skills in Animation and/or rigging are a plus

Portfolio requirements:
It is required that you submit a portfolio of your work with your application. You may do so by providing a link to an online portfolio (preferred), or attaching documents to your resume. All portfolios must contain a detailed shot breakdown of the work. It must be very clear what you, the applicant, are responsible for in your reel, portfolio, screenshots etc.
The portfolio should contain the following:
Examples of natural and realistic environment props
Examples of materials and high quality textures
Examples of both organic and hard surface works
Examples of style variety
Your benefits: 
Flexible working hours
External training, education in our in-house guilds and knowledge sharing with other teams
Fresh fruits, discounted gym membership and support for child care
Free bike rental or lease your own bike
Working in an innovative and international company
We offer a highly interesting challenge for a team player including the possibility to show personal initiative. If you are passionate about video games and would like to work with like-minded professionals in an international team, please apply via our career portal. The application should include your resume, a cover letter including your earliest starting date, your salary expectations and why you would like to join us.
For further information, please check and
Ubisoft Blue Byte GmbH
Studio Mainz
Römerpassage 1
55116 Mainz

About the company

Ubisoft is a leading creator, publisher and distributor of interactive entertainment and services, with a rich portfolio of world-renowned brands. The teams throughout Ubisoft's worldwide network of studios and business offices are committed to delivering original and memorable gaming experiences across all popular platforms.

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