Environment Artist - Lineage 2 (All Levels)

NCSOFT Vietnam Visual Studio
Vietnam

Job Description


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NCSOFT Vietnam Visual Studio is seeking an exceptionally hand-painted skill and passionate Environment Artist for Lineage 2.

As part of the Environment team, you will be responsible for creating a variety of structures, from buildings and kits, to large structures such as cities, dungeons, and raids in the Lineage Universe. You will work closely with and support the Environment Art supervisor to provide the best art services for multiple projects at NCSoft.

If you’re the kind of person with these skills and who is ready for a challenge, we want to hear from you!

Skills & Requirements

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include at least the following. Other duties may be assigned to meet business needs.

  • Create fun and immersive spaces, from buildings and cities to dungeons and raids
  • Create props to support their environments
  • Create assets that fit within the Lineage 2 style
  • Enthusiasm for working closely with other Artists
  • Communicate with PMs, Art Leads, and other departments

Qualification/requirements: 

  • At least 1-3 years professional experience as a Environment Artist
  • Experience with Maya, Photoshop, and 3DCoat
  • Experience creating props to support environments, such as doors or platforms
  • Knowledge and understanding of Lineage 2 art style and universe
  • Demonstrated ability to create high quality, hand-painted 3D models, including an understanding of how to produce assets which are optimized, performant and bug-free
  • Excellent communication, time-management and organization skills.
  • Solid background in traditional arts included but not limited to painting, illustration, design or traditional media

Pluses

Shipped titles demonstrating experience building compelling character assets for AAA games

  • Self-Motivated, hard-worker who works well under deadlines
  • Strong traditional sculpture, drawing and painting skills
  • Good Sculpting skill in Zbrush is a plus

How to Apply

To Apply, please email us ncvvs@ncsoft.com

Application Requirements

  • Resume/CV
  • Online demo reel and/or portfolio demonstrating your best work (PDF, website, or artstation)
  • Must be willing to complete an art test if requested to do so

*Relocation costs not covered. Applicants must be eligible to work legally in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.

About the Company

NCVVS (NCSOFT Visual Vietnam Studio) is a division of NCSOFT, the world’s premier publisher and developer of massively multiplayer online games. Established in 1997 in Seoul, South Korea, NCSOFT quickly became the leader in online games with the successful launch of its flagship product Lineage.  Today, NCSOFT is well positioned for continued success in the Asian, North American and European markets by expanding its influence reach throughout the world with excellent products and franchises.

NCSOFT stands out in the gaming industry by sticking to the company's mission of focusing on happiness and fun for everyone. Due to the successful history of creating a diverse catalog of MMO games, NCSOFT has been able to leave an indelible mark in the gaming industry.

Character Artist

NCSOFT Vietnam Visual Studio
Vietnam

Job Description

As a Character Artist on our new IP, you will be responsible for creating unique and compelling characters, armors, creatures and weapons at an extremely high level of AAA quality. We’re looking for someone who is an expert sculptor with a solid handle on the latest physically based material workflows, has a strong knowledge of anatomy, and a comprehensive understanding of animation and how it affects geometry. You will work closely with and support the Character Art supervisor to provide the best character art services for multiple projects at NCSoft.

If you’re the kind of person with these skills and who is ready for a challenge, we want to hear from you!

Skills & Requirements

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include at least the following. Other duties may be assigned to meet business needs.

  • Model and texture game ready characters, creatures, armors, and weapons
  • Create new variants of existing character assets
  • Work closely with the concept, tech art, and animation teams
  • Integrate final assets into the game engine

Qualification/requirements: 

  • 1-3 years professional experience as a Character Artist
  • Experience with modeling and UVing
  • Experience with cleaning up 3D Scans from raw data
  • Experience with modeling/sculpting: organic, and hard surface models
  • Experience sculpting both realistic and stylized assets
  • Experience with retopology and baking
  • Experience texturing in Substance Suite
  • Ability to match an established art style
  • Technical aptitude to learn new tools
  • Excellent communication, time-management and organization skills.
  • Ability to work in a team environment and to be able to provide and give critique
  • Basic experience in character animation and rigging workflows and techniques

Pluses

Shipped titles demonstrating experience building compelling character assets for AAA games

  • Knowledge in processing and usage of 3D scan data
  • Self-Motivated, hard-worker who works well under deadlines
  • Strong traditional sculpture, drawing and painting skills

How to Apply

To Apply, please email us ncvvs@ncsoft.com

Application Requirements

  • Resume/CV
  • Online demo reel and/or portfolio demonstrating your best work (PDF, website, or artstation)
  • Must be willing to complete an art test if requested to do so

*Relocation costs not covered. Applicants must be eligible to work legally in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.

About the Company

NCVVS (NCSOFT Visual Vietnam Studio) is a division of NCSOFT, the world’s premier publisher and developer of massively multiplayer online games. Established in 1997 in Seoul, South Korea, NCSOFT quickly became the leader in online games with the successful launch of its flagship product Lineage.  Today, NCSOFT is well positioned for continued success in the Asian, North American and European markets by expanding its influence reach throughout the world with excellent products and franchises.

NCSOFT stands out in the gaming industry by sticking to the company's mission of focusing on happiness and fun for everyone. Due to the successful history of creating a diverse catalog of MMO games, NCSOFT has been able to leave an indelible mark in the gaming industry.

3D Animator

NCSOFT Vietnam Visual Studio
Vietnam

Job Description

We are looking for a talented 3D Animator to join our art team on our new IP. Candidates should be comfortable animating human, animals and creatures of all shapes and sizes. Strong body mechanics, appealing poses, and an excellent sense of timing are all essential skills. 

Experience using motion capture data and industry standard tools such as MotionBuilder and Maya is required.

At NCSOFT, animation is about more than just movement; it’s the key to capturing the engagement and fascination of our players. This project will give ample opportunity for a motivated animator to flex their creative muscles. Join us to be an influential component in the development of the look and feel of our next project.

If you’re the kind of person with these skills and who is ready for a challenge, we want to hear from you!

Skills & Requirements

Responsibilities:

  • Create clean, fluid animation for animals, creatures, and other assets
  • Enthusiasm for working closely with other Animators
  • Cleaning up Mocap Data in Motion Builder
  • Willingness to adapt to a rapidly changing and exploratory creative environment

Requirements:

  • 1+ years of professional animation experience
  • Aptitude animating in industry standard 3D program (Maya, MotionBuilder)
  • Experience in animating human, animals, and creatures
  • Ability to work efficiently within an art production pipeline
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Self-motivated with a strong work ethic
  • A passion for film, animation and video games

Pluses

  • Experience in cleaning up motion capture data in Motion Builder
  • Additional art skills such as drawing, modeling, and texturing
  • Professional hand key animation work demonstrating ability to adapt to stylized and exaggerated animation
  • Familiarity with character rigging/skinning

How to Apply

To Apply, please email us ncvvs@ncsoft.com

Application Requirements

  • Resume/CV
  • Online demo reel and/or portfolio demonstrating MoCap animation and hand key animation.
  • Must be willing to complete an art test if requested to do so

*Relocation costs not covered. Applicants must be eligible to work legally in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.

About the Company

NCVVS (NCSOFT Visual Vietnam Studio) is a division of NCSOFT, the world’s premier publisher and developer of massively multiplayer online games. Established in 1997 in Seoul, South Korea, NCSOFT quickly became the leader in online games with the successful launch of its flagship product Lineage.  Today, NCSOFT is well positioned for continued success in the Asian, North American and European markets by expanding its influence reach throughout the world with excellent products and franchises.

NCSOFT stands out in the gaming industry by sticking to the company's mission of focusing on happiness and fun for everyone. Due to the successful history of creating a diverse catalog of MMO games, NCSOFT has been able to leave an indelible mark in the gaming industry.