Senior Game Development Specialist Job - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

United States

Senior Game Development Specialist (Job Number:441182)


SAIC has an immediate need for a Senior Game Development Specialist to support SSDD in Huntsville, Alabama.

JOB DESCRIPTION: The candidate will be responsible for developing 3D assets for interactive training products. The candidate will interact with team members, customers, and Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) to develop engaging interactive web- and computer-based training products for government and commercial clients. The candidate will create AAA title quality hard surface 3D models, textures, materials for integration of content into the Unity Game Environment.

- MUST have an online portfolio to be considered



- Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Graphic/Multimedia Design, Art, or similar field of study from an accredited college or university is required along with 6+ year of experience (Bachelor’s) or 4+ years of experience (Master’s).

- Years of experience in lieu of degree may be considered.


- Demonstrable artistic skill and previous experience creating detailed 3D models using applications such as Maya and 3D Studio Max.

- Working experience with Substance Painter (or similar) and understanding of creating physically-based lighting and materials.

- Familiarity with the Unity Game Engine and understanding of asset pipeline and optimization.

- The candidate must possess strong graphic design and illustration skills.

- Solid interpersonal and communication skills are a required, including the ability to interact effectively in a team environment.

- Working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications.

- The candidate must be a self-starter who takes ownership of their work.

- Ability to meet tight deadlines, prioritize workload, manage time efficiently, and work in a team environment.


- Experience with the life cycle of design and programming of interactive training content from concept through project completion.

- Video/audio production experience.

- Leadership experience working with cross discipline and external teams.

- Experience working in an Agile development environment.

- Previous experience developing for mobile and AR/VR game applications.

SAIC Overview:SAIC is a premier technology integrator providing full life cycle services and solutions in the technical, engineering, intelligence, and enterprise information technology markets. SAIC is Redefining Ingenuity through its deep customer and domain knowledge to enable the delivery of systems engineering and integration offerings for large, complex projects. SAIC's approximately 15,000 employees are driven by integrity and mission focus to serve customers in the U.S. federal government. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $4.5 billion. For more information, visit For information on the benefits SAIC offers, see My SAIC Benefits. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Job Posting: Oct 19, 2018, 7:10:07 AM
Primary Location: United States-AL-HUNTSVILLE
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: None
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Secret
Potential for Teleworking: No
Travel: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day Job
Schedule: Full-time