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3D Artist - Trains 

  • Role: 3D Artist - Trains
  • Team: Development
  • Location: Kent

The role

At Dovetail Games we are passionate about empowering our people to build beautiful worlds, craft breath-taking games and do the best work of their career to deliver our vision: “By Enthusiasts, For Enthusiasts”.

We recently moved to a brand new river-front studio in the heart of the Historic Dockyard in Kent, UK. We are growing fast, developing our games using cutting-edge technology and delivering these on multiple platforms: PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.

We are looking for a 3D Artist to help build 3D assets and assist in the creation of realistic real-world locations within our train simulation titles. They will work as part of the internal art team to ensure our content is delivered on time and to a high standard of quality.


  • Creating realistic, high end quality assets
  • Collaborating with the other members of the TSW team to deliver all required content for a Route / Content Pack
  • Maintaining the correct modelling and texture scale consistency across the models
  • Following art pipelines, workflows and performance budget limitations

What we look for in you

  • A team player with a can-do attitude.
  • Ability and potential to create art assets to the highest standard.
  • Strong 3D Studio Max and Photoshop skills. Quixel and Substance advantageous but not essential.
  • Ability to be self-critical towards artwork and re channel feedback into future work
  • A good understanding of CG techniques and technologies.
  • A passion to deliver quality simulation software.
  • An interest in real world construction and an eye for detail as well as an understanding of architectural principles and structural engineering

We are committed to promoting equal opportunities and diversity and providing a friendly, safe and welcoming environment for everyone who works here or with us, regardless to gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, disability, neurodiversity, physical appearance, body size, race, age, religion (or lack thereof) education background and game preferences.​

You will have a direct and significant impact on the future of our games

You’ll experience an environment where you will be challenged but supported

You will have a direct and significant impact on the future of our games

You’ll experience an environment where you will be challenged but supported

We have an industry leading work-life balance

We are developing games across multiple platforms using cutting edge technology

Competitive salary and benefits

Pension scheme

Eye-care vouchers

Free parking

Free fruit, tea & coffee and a stocked pantry

Access to funded fitness events and health checks.

Regular social and sporting activities, including charity fundraising.

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About our people


We are growing fast and we have big ambitions to lead the way at the pinnacle of innovation. We are looking for individuals with the energy, drive and skill to craft a new generation of entertainment, across a multitude of gaming platforms. We would love to speak with talented people who take pride in a job well done and thrive in a positive environment, where ideas are celebrated, and everyone has a voice.

Our Values


Make fabulous stuff

We are passionate about crafting high quality simulations that excite and engage both experienced and new players.


Enhance life

We work hard to build experiences that can be enjoyed by players of all ages. Our games simulate reality but are non-violent. We would rather celebrate the human condition than devalue it.


Continuously improve

We work as one team, communicating frequently, openly and honestly in the knowledge that when we work together great things happen.


Walk tall

We are proud of who we are, and the entertainment we deliver to our customers around the world. We don’t work for Dovetail Games – we ARE Dovetail Games.

"I wanted to pursue my dream of working in games. I needed a career surrounded by creatives."

"My passion is probably my best trait, simply because I want things to be as good as they can be"

"I'm surrounded by talented people who all strive to improve what they produce. That common drive for improvement bonds us as a team."

Our products

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