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HIRING NOW: Unity3D FX/VFX Artist (Full-Time Contract)

We are a mobile gaming studio located in Montreal, looking to hire a contract (for 4-6 weeks) Unity3D FX/VFX Artist to join our team. You must be based in Montreal to apply for this position.

Your job would be to create and implement the assets for our in-game spell visuals. You must be able to produce VFX in Unity3D and be able to implement them in Unity3D. We have a total of 16 spells that need to be created and implemented in our game.

TO APPLY: Email your resume to the following address: careers@wreckostudios.com

ABOUT WRECKO STUDIOS

Wrecko Studios is currently working on launching an iPad game set in a magical world at war. If you’re into fantasy worlds, magic, dragons, magical beasts, epic cities and castles, you should apply for this job.

Here are some example concept art & characters from our game:

JOB DESCRIPTION & REQUIREMENTS

You will be creating and implementing magic spell effects in our iPad game. Our game relies heavily on magic spells and we need someone who can create fantastic magical effects in Unity3D.

Job Responsibilities

  • Create and work with programmers to integrate VFX assets into Unity3D engine, primarily for magic and spell effects in a fantasy game
  • Create and implement real-time particle effects and animated shaders
  • Model, texture, animate, light and optimize VFX assets under direction of Lead Artist
  • Maintain a consistent art style under the direction of the Lead Artist
  • Be willing to learn (and teach) new tools and techniques
  • Collaborate with Designers, Programmers and other members of the art team and work closely with the tools and engine departments
  • Be meticulous and organized in the approach to tasks, adhering to pipeline workflow

Job Application Requirements

  • Proficiency with Unity’s FX system
  • Good knowledge of Photoshop
  • Able to conceptualize and animate natural and fantastical effects (water, smoke, foliage, dust, fabric, spells, and explosions)
  • Experienced with 3D studio Max and/or Maya
  • Developed artistic sense
  • Positive attitude and desire to work on a team
  • Good knowledge of scripting languages is considered a plus
  • Passion for video games.

Interested? Email your resume to the following address: careers@wreckostudios.com

Thank you! Good luck!
Thomas

POSITION FILLED (CLOSED): Unity3D Mobile Game Developer (in Montreal)

We are a mobile gaming studio located in Montreal, looking to hire a full-time Unity3D Mobile Game Developer / Programmer to join our team. You must be based in Montreal to apply for this position. The job is open to both those looking for a full-time salaried position OR those looking for short-term (4-6 months) contract work that can work at least 30 hours per week with our team.

TO APPLY

Email your resume to the following address: careers@wreckostudios.com

ABOUT WRECKO STUDIOS

Wrecko Studios is currently working on launching an iPad game set in a magical world at war. If you’re into fantasy worlds, magic, dragons, magical beasts, epic cities and castles, you should apply for this job. Here is a sample of the kind of work we’re doing:

JOB DESCRIPTION & REQUIREMENTS

We are looking to hire someone who can start working with us ASAP. The position is a FULL-TIME salaried position or a short-term CONTRACT position (you pick). Our offices are located in Old Montreal, with easy subway access.

Job Responsibilities

  • Programming in C# for the Unity3D engine
  • Building selective game modules (artificial intelligence, map editor tools, procedural map generation, etc.)
  • Collaborating closely with the game designer and artists to determine game constraints

Job Application Requirements

  • Experience with C# programming
  • Experience with Unity3D
  • Experience with making 2D/isometric games (considered a plus, but not mandatory)
  • Experience with making mobile games (considered a plus, but not mandatory)
  • Self-driven and comfortable working under little supervision
  • Comfortable working in a dynamic team environment
  • Attention to detail and dedicated to creating quality products
  • Able to work in a fast paced environment with tight deadlines

INTERESTED?

Email your resume to the following address: careers@wreckostudios.com

Thank you! Good luck!

Thomas

POSITION FILLED (CLOSED): 3D Animator Needed @ Wrecko Studios (Full or Part Time Contract in Montreal)

We are hiring a professional 3D Animator in Montreal. This is a short-term full-time *OR* part-time contract position (roughly 2 months), with possibility of extension or continued work afterwards. You can start working with us immediately; this position needs to be filled ASAP.

Please email in your portfolio & submissions to the following address: careers@wreckostudios.com

We are working on an iPad game set in a magical world at war. If you’re into fantasy worlds, magic, dragons, magical beasts, epic cities and castles, you should apply for this job.

The position will require you to (mostly) work from home. Ideally, you would have your own computer and drawing gear, but it’s not mandatory.

You will be rigging & animating environment, structure and character assets for our iPad game. Below are some samples of structures and characters you will be working with:

excavator mahru ipad game wrecko shields mahru ipad game wrecko wizard hero ipad game wrecko

You should have the following skill set:

  • Previous animation experience in the games industry.
  • Experience in rigging environment assets, structures and characters.
  • Experience in creating stylish and creative animations.
  • Good understanding of game animation principles, styles and tools.
  • Mobile game animation experience is preferred, but not mandatory.

When applying, please provide the following:

  • Why you think you’re the right person for the job in your application email.
  • A link to your online portfolio or samples of your work in PDF.

Please email in your portfolio & submissions to the following address: careers@wreckostudios.com

Thank you! Good luck!
Thomas

POSITION FILLED (CLOSED): 3D Environment Artist Needed @ Wrecko (3 Month Full Time Contract)

We are hiring a professional 3D & Environment Artist in Montreal. This is a short-term contract position, for roughly 3 months (full-time), with possibility of extension afterwards.

Please email in your portfolio & submissions to the following address: careers@wreckostudios.com

We are working on an iPad game set in a magical world at war. If you’re into fantasy worlds, magic, dragons, magical beasts, epic cities and castles, you should apply for this job. You will be building assets for war-torn magical forests, ice worlds and lava lands.

The position will require you to (mostly) work from home. Ideally, you would have your own computer and drawing gear, but it’s not mandatory.

The primary task you will be involved in doing will be translating some of our world concept art into playable maps and map assets. Basically, you will take images like the one below, and turn them into 3D components that we can build game levels from:

wrecko studios concept art game

You should have the following skill set:

  • 3D modelling & texturing of in-game environment assets.
  • Modifying existing assets to fit with our game style.
  • Passion for fantasy & magic themed games.

When applying, please provide the following:

  • Why you think you’re the right person for the job in your application email.
  • A link to your online portfolio or samples of your work in PDF.

Please email in your portfolio & submissions to the following address: careers@wreckostudios.com

Thank you! Good luck!
Thomas

POSITION FILLED (CLOSED): Concept Artist Needed @ Wrecko (Short-Term Contract)

We are looking to hire a CONCEPT ARTIST on a contract basis to help produce environment concept art for a video game we are building. We are looking to hire someone on a contract basis for roughly 8 weeks (maybe more), that can work 25-30 hours / week for us.

Please email in your submissions to the following address: careers@wreckostudios.com

We (Wrecko Studios) are a Montreal-based game studio, launching our first game. We are building a game that is set in a magical world at war. We need to take some key points of our story and create art that captures the essence of this world.

If you’re into fantasy worlds, magic, dragons, magical beasts, epic cities and castles, you should apply for this job. Here are some images that show roughly the type of drawings we’re expecting:

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As a concept artist, you would:

  • Work with our story writer to understand the world.
  • Produce multiple concept drawings (in Photoshop) of important people and places of this world.

To apply, you should:

  • Have your own gear (drawing tablet, computer, Photoshop).
  • Have some previous experience in drawing concept art, preferably fantasy art.
  • Be available to meet with us at our offices in downtown Montreal at least twice a week for review meetings.

When applying, please provide the following:

  • Why you think you’re the right person for the job in your application email.
  • A link to your online portfolio or samples of your work in PDF.
  • Your salary expectations.

Please email in your submissions to the following address: careers@wreckostudios.com

Thank you! Good luck!

Thomas