Level Artist (WOWS Blitz)

Shanghai, China
Art Production

Job Overview:

Join our dedicated team as a Level Artist (关卡/地编美术) where your creativity and technical skills will contribute to creating captivating gaming environments. At Wargaming, you will collaborate with a cross-functional team to deliver high-quality visual experiences to our gaming community.

What You Will Do:

  • Optimize and create scene models, ensuring seamless texture integration and effective resource management.
  • Utilize the Unity engine to fine-tune lighting and arrange map elements, enhancing the visual appeal and gameplay experience of our levels.
  • Collaborate closely with department supervisors to autonomously handle all aspects of level resource production and integration, debugging as necessary to enhance product quality.
  • Enhance the overall visual effects and artistic ambiance of the product through a judicious combination of materials, lighting, and other artistic techniques.
  • Assist in establishing and refining quality standards for 3D products to ensure consistency and high-quality output across the board.
  • Communicate effectively with team members to ensure alignment on project quality and progress, fostering a collaborative environment to meet project goals.

What Are We Looking For?

  • A minimum of 3 years of relevant work experience.
  • A minimum of 1 year of level designing work experience.
  • Proficiency in the Unity engine for level design tasks.
  • Skillful use of Maya or 3ds Max, ZBrush, Photoshop, and Substance Painter, with a thorough understanding of the PBR workflow for model creation.
  • Strong technical ability in optimizing models, including control over polygon count and texture limitations.
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills, especially when liaising with external outsourcing partners; ensuring model quality and reviewing adherence to production standards.
  • A high level of responsibility, meticulous attention to detail, and a dedicated, focused work attitude.

What Additional Skills Will Help You Stand Out?

  • Experience in other game development areas such as animation, scripting, or UI design.
  • Familiarity with other game engines like Unreal Engine or CryEngine.
  • A portfolio that showcases a wide range of artistic and technical skills, including completed game levels or environments.
  • Ability to adapt to new tools and technologies, and a passion for staying updated on industry trends and best practices.

About Wargaming 

Wargaming is an award-winning online game developer and publisher headquartered in Nicosia, Cyprus. Operating since 1998, Wargaming has become one of the leaders in the gaming industry with 16 offices worldwide, including studios in Chicago, Prague, Shanghai, Tokyo, and Vilnius. Our diverse and multicultural team works together to deliver a top-class experience to millions of players who enjoy Wargaming's titles across all major gaming platforms. Our flagship products include free-to-play hits World of Tanks, World of Warships and World of Tanks Blitz.

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