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Hi,
We at GeoGuessr, (the geography and trivia online game) are looking for another person to add to our Design team.

Specifically, we are looking for a flexible 3D Generalist that loves doing stylized art on a Web 3D platform. Experience in Web 3D is great, but not required since it is quite a new thing.

We are a small team currently looking to expand and grow within the interactive 3D experiences. Our goal is to create a fantastic game that anyone can enjoy. Your primary job would be to create the player Avatars, their assets, and icons as well as earned rewards.

You will be working closely with the lead 3D artist, Design lead and Game designer as well as Product Owners and Engineer teams in a kind and learning work environment.


Tasks and responsibility

  • Create stylized 3D models and textures including avatars and rewards in accordance with the artistic direction, production deadlines and technical specifications.
  • Low poly modeling, UV-mapping, texturing rig and shade real time 3D assets.
  • High (and low) poly modelling and rendering of icons for the UI.
  • Verify the quality of objects in the game and make improvements where necessary to fit technical constraints and artistic direction.
  • Communicate potential problems and risks to ensure that production deadlines are met.
  • Give feedback and propose solutions when challenges appear in the art creation process, from concept art that needs clarification to rigging animations that could be improved.


    Skills & Requirements
  • 1+ years of experience working as an 3D artist, shipping at least one finished product or project.
  • Degree in art/design or the equivalent experience.
  • Good foundation skills such as drawing, form and color language and visual communication.
  • A portfolio that showcases your relevant work.
  • Animation skills is a plus.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills in English.
  • Curious to explore and learn new ways of working, methods, and software technology pipeline.
  • Self-driven, motivated and autonomous.
  • Kind and versatile team player.

Software proficiency required:

  • Autodesk Maya
  • Substance Painter
  • Adobe Creative suit.


Software proficiency great to have:

  • Marmoset Toolbag 4
  • Substance Designer
  • Zbrush
  • Perforce or other version control programs
  • HTML 5/ Web GL
  • Python
  • Babylon.js or Three.js

Why join GeoGuessr? 

  • We are on an amazing development journey creating discovery games with a triple A game experience.
  • It’s a great opportunity to learn and work in Web 3D which is a relatively unexplored 3D area in Gaming. You can be part of a new trend and innovation.
  • You have the chance to be part of a small- and open-minded team where your voice will matter.
  • We have a superb office and environment in central Stockholm, where we create and get social.
  • Members of the Geoguessr family receive fantastic benefits including reward programs, education, meals, and a generous pension plan. 

We are excited to expand our team and welcome that someone who is interested in working with an ambitious group of people on a progress journey based in our beautiful new office in Stockholm, Sweden.

We look forward to your application!

About GeoGuessr

GeoGuessr is an online game where you get to discover the world and test your ability to figure out where you’re at. Our journey started in 2012 but have, in a sense, only begun. During the last couple of years, we have focused on building a fantastic team and invested in game improvements. The interest in GeoGuessr keeps growing and we recently passed 40milion players in more than 40 countries.

GeoGuessr is a forward leaning company that hates to lose. Our recipe to win is through invite influence, give trust and own responsibility. We are on this journey together and we will succeed through a joint vision and great teamwork.

Today we are 30+ explorers working from our beautiful office in Stockholm, Sweden. Our growth rate is exponential, and we are now looking for others to join our quest in making everyone discover how fun it is to explore the world with our geography and trivia triple A experience games (online and aps).

We have created our own unique home in the central part of Stockholm were everyone is invited to create, socialize and hang out. We have generous benefits including breakfast and lunch served in the office every day as well as the opportunity to exercise during office hours. We will of course take care of your exercise gear and towels and offer a large assortment of snacks and beverages. Simply a home to love and enjoy!

 

Perks and benefits

This job comes with several perks and benefits

Equity package
Equity package

Want to be a partner? Look no further.

Pension plan
Pension plan

We take care of you, even when you are old and wrinkly.

Social gatherings
Social gatherings

Social gatherings and games; hang out with your colleagues.

Near public transit
Near public transit

Easy access and treehugger friendly workplace.

Remote work allowed
Remote work allowed

You know how you perform best. Work from your couch, your favorite cafe or abroad when you feel like it.

Central office
Central office

Your local office is your anchor point, thus, we placed it centrally at your convenience.

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Working at
GeoGuessr

Vi är GeoGuessr, ett geografispel med miljontals spelare över hela världen. Vårt mål är att få ännu fler att upptäcka hur man kan utforska världen på ett underhållande, klimatsmart och utbildande sätt. Användarna har alltid varit vår största drivkraft och det är en grym känsla att veta och att faktiskt se folk använda det vi har byggt. Vi har ett fantastiskt community (se reddit, twitch, youtube) som bidrar med ideér och ger oss feedback på det vi släpper inom minuter vilket gör det väldigt inspirerande att utveckla spelet. Vi är nyfikna på teknik, arbetar pragmatiska och prestigelöst med stor produkt- och kundfokus för att bygga ett roligt och lärande spel. Vi söker dig som vill bli en del av ett växande team som ansvarar för att leverera nästa version av GeoGuessr. Du kommer vara med att föra samma människor i alla åldrar, från olika länder och visa fler hur världen ser ut.

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