Asset Build Artist - Mid/Senior Level

Goodbye Kansas London is looking to welcome a mid/senior asset build artist to the team!
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Goodbye Kansas London is looking to welcome a mid/senior asset build artist to the team! The Ideal candidate for this position must be passionate about VFX and have ambition to push the boundaries of photo-realism. Using commercial and proprietary software and tools you would be responsible for various things like asset builds and look development to facilitate producing top-notch visuals for VFX film and tv. Knowledge sharing is also important as helping each other is a highly valued characteristic of Goodbye Kansas culture.

What we offer:

  • A fun, creative, international and inclusive environment
  • Opportunities for personal growth with varied projects and experienced co-workers
  • The chance to work with some of the best in the business. Our co-workers are not only amazing at what they do but also good at sharing knowledge, including new people and working as a team

Responsibilities:

  • Ensuring assets meet specifications provided by all relevant departments  
  • Staying on schedule and meeting set deadlines while maintaining the highest levels of quality
  • Working with scan data to produce fantastic results
  • Creating high quality textures and author materials
  • Retopology and efficient UV layout
  • Hard surface modeling
  • Realistic Look development
  • Creating 2.5/3D environments

Required skills:

  • 4+ years industry experience
  • Strong skills in Zbrush, Maya, Substance Painter and Marvelous designer
  • Great eye for layout and composition
  • Strong communication skills
  • Able to work from photo reference or concept art when available
  • Deep knowledge of modelling softwares such as Maya, Zbrush, Blender
  • Deep knowledge of texturing softwares like Substance Painter, Substance Designer
  • Good understanding of form, silhouette and structure
  • Ability to work in a team setting, under deadlines and time constraints.

Bonus skills:

  • Experience using Ftrack or similar project management tool
  • Setting up shot cameras and creating CG environment layouts
  • Organic modeling in Maya and/or packages such as Zbrush and Mudbox
  • Creating and rendering CG foliage in packages such as SpeedTree
  • Procedural modeling in Houdini
  • Good understanding of lighting
  • Knowledge of FX and lighting with rendering in Houdini


The Goodbye Kansas group consists of Goodbye Kansas Studios, Infinite Entertainment and Goodbye Kansas Holding, with a staff of 200+ in Sweden, London, Hamburg and Los Angeles. We offer award-winning and uniquely integrated services for feature films, TV series, commercials, games and game trailers. Expertise includes VFX, FX, CGI, 3D Face & Body Scanning, Digital Humans, Creature & Character design, Motion Capture, Animation and RealTime expertise. We also create, develop and manage original IPs.

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

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Noland House, 12-13 Poland St.
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