Environment & Material Artist - Unit 2 Games

Environment & Material Artist - Unit 2 Games
Location pin icon
Leamington Spa, UK
Unit 2 Games is an award-winning, Meta-owned games studio based in Leamington Spa, UK. We were formed in 2017 to build Crayta - our dream to make game creation accessible to anyone and everyone. This Environment & Material Artist role will own, develop and expand Crayta’s voxel and material libraries. These form a key part of the look and feel of the game and provide boundless creativity for our players. Working alongside other Art team members, using a keen eye for detail, art style and gameplay you will take responsibility for the implementation of key content and bringing Crayta assets into the Metaverse. This role will suit a talented environment artist with a strong preference for creating Substance materials and an innate understanding of how creators like to build worlds and inspiring spaces.
Environment & Material Artist - Unit 2 Games Responsibilities
  • Create beautiful Prop & Voxel materials for our Crayta creation assets that adhere to the art style
  • Own, improve and expand Crayta’s fundamental building block set: the voxel library
  • Work with our Technical Art team to improve and develop voxel and material capabilities to elevate the look and feel of Crayta
  • Maintain Crayta’s art style and technical standards through timely feedback
  • Understand how and which voxels and materials will give maximum design impact to our players and creators
  • Liaise with the Community team to formulate and schedule packs of highly requested assets by our creators
  • Model ‘hero props’ from our rolling seasonal content packs as exemplars for outsource artists
  • Build strong collaborative working relationships with all members of the Art team, studio, and wider Meta organisation regardless of discipline or seniority
  • Understand the audience and core goals and game ethos
Minimum Qualifications
  • 3+ years of experience of game development
  • A strong portfolio of relevant game work
  • Experience and a strong technical understanding of Substance Designer & Unreal 4 and how to build beautiful materials
  • Proficient in the use of other job relevant software e.g. Maya, Photoshop, Asana and confidence with Perforce or similar
  • Effective communication skills across a range of mediums
  • A good understanding of game art asset production, technical constraints and schedule limitations
Preferred Qualifications
  • Strong understanding of the composition of materials, their properties and how to represent them in a game engine
  • Experience in working within a stylistic art direction with materials
About Meta
Meta builds technologies that help people connect, find communities, and grow businesses. When Facebook launched in 2004, it changed the way people connect. Apps like Messenger, Instagram and WhatsApp further empowered billions around the world. Now, Meta is moving beyond 2D screens toward immersive experiences like augmented and virtual reality to help build the next evolution in social technology. People who choose to build their careers by building with us at Meta help shape a future that will take us beyond what digital connection makes possible today—beyond the constraints of screens, the limits of distance, and even the rules of physics.
Meta is committed to providing reasonable support (called accommodations) in our recruiting processes for candidates with disabilities, long term conditions, mental health conditions or sincerely held religious beliefs, or who are neurodivergent or require pregnancy-related support. If you need support, please reach out to accommodations-ext@fb.com.
Related Job Openings
Meta is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, reproductive health decisions, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, genetic information, political views or activity, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. You may view our Equal Employment Opportunity notice here. We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable federal, state and local law. We may use your information to maintain the safety and security of Meta, its employees, and others as required or permitted by law. You may view Meta's Pay Transparency Policy, Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law notice, and Notice to Applicants for Employment and Employees by clicking on their corresponding links. Additionally, Meta participates in the E-Verify program in certain locations, as required by law.

Meta is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in our job application procedures. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you may contact us at accommodations-ext@fb.com.
Let us know you're interested
Share your resume or LinkedIn profile with our recruiting team and create personalized job alerts.