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Ricardo Hoyos Arias
Ricardo Hoyos Arias
Senior Level Designer | Creativity Evangelist
Manizales, Colombia

Summary

I am a professional video game designer focused on Level Design, Lighting Art and Environment Art with over five years of industry experience. I am a self-motivated and focused able to think logically with a strong level of attention to detail. I have experience with creative direction, team build, strategies and general design. I am also an enthusiastic, avid gamer with an ability to analyze competitive products for their strengths and weaknesses.

Skills

Environment DesignDigital SculptingTexturingGame DesignMap DesignRetopologyLevel DesignShadersTeam ManagementProject ManagementUnityPBR TexturingTexture BakingUnreal

Software proficiency

Unity
Unity
Unreal Engine
Unreal Engine
Photoshop
Photoshop
Git
Git
Blender
Blender
Twine
Twine
Perforce
Perforce
Jira
Jira
CRYENGINE
CRYENGINE
Ms Office
Ms Office
3ds Max
3ds Max
SketchUp
SketchUp
Google Suit
Google Suit
Substance Designer
Substance Designer
Slack
Slack
Hacknplan
Hacknplan

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Productions

  • 432187 south park the fractured but whole xbox one front cover
    • Video Game
      South Park: The Fractured But Whole
    • Year
      2017
    • Role
      Level Designer
    • Company
      Ubisoft San Francisco
  • Ext
    • Video Game
      Left Alone - Mental Island
    • Year
      2015
    • Role
      Level Designer
    • Company
      U8 Team
  • 220px elder scrolls online cover
    • Video Game
      The Elder Scrolls Online
    • Year
      2015
    • Role
      Level Designer
    • Company
      Bethesda
  • 6324e2dcd8785905c9fed8067c69ffb6
    • Video Game
      Crysis 3
    • Year
      2014
    • Role
      Level Designer
    • Company
      Crytek

Experience

  • Creative Director at LevelTouch Studios
    Colombia
    May 2017 - Present

  • Senior Level Designer at Undying Games
    United States of America
    November 2018 - Present

    Part Time

  • Lead Level Designer at Rhajes Games
    Colombia
    January 2012 - January 2017

    Rev Share - Cooperation

  • Level Designer / Artist at Brytenwalda Studios
    Spain
    June 2018 - December 2018

  • Level Designer at Picolab SAS
    Colombia
    January 2018 - June 2018

  • Level Designer at Ubisoft San Francisco
    San Francisco, United States of America
    January 2016 - January 2017

  • Level Designer at U8 Team
    Egypt
    January 2015 - January 2016

    Indie Games