Clever by Concept | Lead 3D Artist

August 21, 2023
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Job Description

Are you an up-and-coming 3D Generalist with exceptional skill? Then keep reading!

Company Overview:

We live in an exciting new time. All the tools to create are at our fingertips and more accessible than ever. We no longer need S-class production studios to create stunning work with our passion. The big-name studios increasingly create games that exploit the player base (

and the artists!

) and water down mechanics.

Clevrer is an ambitious and innovative game development company working on an exciting PvP Arena project the likes of which our world has never seen. We are passionate about merging the best elements of our favorite MMORPG mechanics with a more accessible Arena fighter.

The Project:

This will be a one-year project to create an arena game for pre-release on Steam. The project is narrowly focused on creating two complete playable character types in one environment in a 1v1 battle. Think of it as Elden Ring meets WoW Arena…

Job Description:

We are seeking a talented Lead 3D Generalist to join our team and play a crucial role in shaping the visual direction of our game. As the Lead 3D Generalist, you will be responsible for overseeing and executing a wide range of 3D art tasks, contributing to the creation of immersive and visually stunning game environments.


  • Lead and manage the 3D art team, providing artistic direction, mentorship, and feedback.
  • Collaborate closely with the Art Director and other departments to ensure consistent and high-quality art.
  • Create and implement 3D assets including characters, environments, and visual effects.
  • Work with shaders and materials to achieve the desired visual effects.
  • Optimize assets for performance while maintaining artistic integrity.
  • Contribute to the development of visual style guides and ensure art assets adhere to them.
  • Participate in the creative process, providing ideas and solutions to artistic challenges.
  • Stay updated with industry trends and advancements in 3D techniques.


  • Solid understanding of Unreal Engine 5
  • Strong passion for fantasy/sci-fi genres.
  • Extensive experience in 3D art production for games, including modeling, texturing, shading, and lighting.
  • Proficiency in industry-standard 3D software
  • Strong understanding of PBR workflows and material creation.
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills.
  • Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced, collaborative environment.
  • Solid understanding of game development pipelines and workflows.
  • Familiarity with rigging and animation.
  • Portfolio showcasing a diverse range of 3D art skills and styles.

Nice to have experience in:

  • Leadership roles
  • Knowledge of technical art techniques for optimizing art assets.
  • Previous experience working on large-scale projects.

Application Process:

Please send your inquiries to our email and we will be in touch promptly.


While this is a volunteer-based project, we have interested investors and will also be submitting for crowdfunding as well. If we work hard and produce a quality product, this will become a long-term position.

If you apply, let us know you came from!

Company Name
Clever by Concept

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