Vacancies in Art & Animation

Lead Environment Artist VR Games Amsterdam – REF 2830


This world-leading independent virtual reality game studio is looking for a talented Lead Environment Artist to join their team. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a unique and innovative studio based in Amsterdam.

What you will be doing:

  • Work closely with the project Art Director to develop a style and provide consistent quality across all environment art.
  • Accountable for their team’s delivery of digital in-game art assets, from 3D meshes and materials to shaders, lighting and environmental VFX.
  • Facilitate effective communication and cooperation across multi-disciplinary teams.
  • Coach, mentor and develop junior members of your team.
  • Instigate high-level art-related decisions during the development of the project.

Who you are:

  • 3+ years of experience in a Lead Environment Artist role or similar
  • At least 1 title shipped from start to finish on PC/console.
  • Strong traditional art fundamentals e.g., function of form and colour, proportions, shape.
  • Great experience and understanding of agile development methods e.g., Jira and Confluence
  • Great English written and verbal communication skills.


  • Competitive salary with a healthy work-life balance.
  • Great benefits offered.
  • Flexible working hours.
  • Access to the latest VR hardware and titles.
  • Friendly and supportive work environment.


Please e-mail your CV to cvs@big-planet.biz quoting the reference 2830.

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