Lead Artist

Job Title: Lead Artist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Start Date: 2018-01-22
Reference: 36484
Contact Name: Brett Kashket
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 22, 2018 17:55

Job Description

I am on the lookout for a Lead Artist for one of my AAA video games clients.

Responsibilities of Lead Artist:

  • Set a Visual Bar for our Aviation product that will last throughout its 5+ year lifetime.
  • Define the visual quality targets for the team to achieve within software
  • Define & assist in the implementation of class leading tools and technology in conjunction with the Technical Artist and engineering team
  • Effectively communicate with other members of the team this includes the Lead Programmer and Creative Director.
  • Manage, mentor and train art team in the use of key software packages and best practices.
  • Assist with the management and lead evaluation of outsourcing partners and their deliveries
  • Co-ordinate task and resource allocation with the Senior Producer
  • Set art schedules and track progress with the Senior Producer
What we look for in a Lead Artist:
  • Expert with 3D Studio Max and Photoshop
  • Ability to create art assets to a high standard
  • Experience in the management and mentoring of a team of artists
  • Good understanding of CG techniques and technologies
  • A passion to deliver high quality simulation software