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Level Artist

Vancouver, BC (Hybrid)


Placement Type:


Salary (USD):

$50/hr - $56/hr

Start Date:


This is a hybrid role in Vancouver.
Pay Range: $50/hr – $56/hr

Our client is a leader in the gaming space and seeking highly motivated Level Artists. 

The Level Artist’s Responsibilities:

  • Produce high quality artwork work and maintain a strong understanding of current level art creation workflows and future industry trends.
  • Work closely with the Art Leads and other members of the Level Art team supporting the artistic vision laid out by art direction maintaining visual quality, consistency & level performance.
  • Partner with the Level Design Team working together to solve art/design challenges and ensuring levels are both playable and performant.
  • Work closely with the Environment Art Team providing them with detailed breakout sheets and communicating environment set requirements.
  • Using a positive style of communication working with the Production Team and Art Leads keeping them informed of any dependencies, blockers & cross department challenges.

The Level Artist’s Requirements:

  • A portfolio with examples of high-quality environment & level artwork.
  • 3+ years of environment/level art experience with at least one shipped title.
  • Self-motivated, directed with strong time management skills that enable you to work well with deadlines.
  • A strong visual and technical understanding of level creation methods using Unreal Engine or similar game engine.
  • Strong working knowledge of Maya (preferred) or similar 3D modeling software, Substance, Photoshop and Z-brush etc.


The target hiring compensation range for this role is $50/hr – $56/hr. Compensation is based on several factors including, but not limited to education, relevant work experience, relevant certifications, and location. Additional benefits offered may include:


Client Description:

You will want to read this fine print. Part of our mission is to take care of you, so we offer the best benefits. Unlike other staffing companies, we provide talent with the same benefits that our CEO gets. This includes:

  • A choice of three major medical plans (including vision coverage) plus dental insurance
  • Paid sick leave for all hourly talent in the U.S. and Canada
  • 401(k) with a match and immediate vesting
  • Exclusive employee discounts through Promo Code: Aquent
  • Access to hundreds of professional development courses through Aquent Gymnasium
  • And much more

Aquent is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to equal opportunity for all employees and applicants. The Company recruits, hires, trains, promotes, compensates, and administers all personnel actions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other protected status of an individual or that individual’s associates or relatives.


We have a simple philosophy at Aquent: to personally place the best creative talent in the best jobs for the best companies. When you work for Aquent, you qualify for medical, dental and vision insurance after working only four consecutive weeks maintaining an average of 20 hours per week. If this job isn’t the right fit for you, but you know someone who is, please pass this job posting on. We have a fantastic referral program that pays out in cash rewards!