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Junior Artist / Artist Level 1

  • Role: Junior Artist / Artist Level 1
  • Team: Development
  • Location: UK Remote / Office Based, Chatham

The Role

Dovetail Games is proud to be an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all, regardless to gender, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, body size, race, age, religion (or lack thereof) education background and game preferences as we seek to recruit the very best from a diverse talent pool. We are committed to promoting diversity, and all applicants will be considered on their merit, qualifications, competence, and talent regardless of any protected characteristics. At the individuals request all roles will be considered for part time, term time only and job shares.

Our people can be based “where they do their best work” from either our HQ or from their home (UK based only / VISA sponsorship available). However occasional travel to HQ office will be required for key meetings and events.

Do you want to work in the Gaming Industry?

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”.

Our studio is situated in a river-front building in the heart of the Historic Dockyard in Chatham, Kent, UK. We are growing fast, developing our games using cutting-edge technology and delivering these on multiple platforms: PC, PlayStation 4 and 5 and Xbox One and Series S/X

We are looking for an Artist Level 1 to help build 3D assets and assist in the creation of realistic real-world locations within our Train Simulator title (TS1). You will work as part of the internal art team to ensure our content is delivered on time and to a high standard of quality. 

Responsibilities

  • Creating realistic, high end quality assets
  • Collaborating with the other members of the TS1 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.
  • 3D Studio Max / Maya 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 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

Why work for us?

  • 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
  • Opportunity to work fully UK based remote
  • VISA sponsorship available on qualifying roles
  • Competitive salary and benefits
  • Pension scheme
  • My Rewards benefits package including health cash plan, cycle to work, eyecare and tech
  • The Car benefits scheme provided by Tusker
  • Gymflex membership
  • 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.

Do you want to create realistic, high end quality assets? Apply now!

About Our People

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By Enthusiasts... For Enthusiasts

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

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Make fabulous stuff

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

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Enhance life

Our aim is to make software that enhances life. We don’t make games that are addictive, promote gambling, glorify violence or are discriminatory in any way. We would rather celebrate the human condition than devalue it.

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Continuously improve

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

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

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