Lead Artist

Job Title: Lead Artist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sweden
Salary: €45000 - €60000 per annum, Benefits: Flexible working, gym membership, health benefits
Start Date: 2018-10-03
Reference: AE010
Contact Name: Alex Eismar
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 03, 2018 13:39

Job Description

Lead Artist wanted for next AAA release

Are you an individual stimulated by challenging the very boundaries of artistic quality? An award-winning AAA studio is looking for their next Lead Artist to supervise art teams and review content towards the next AAA title. The successful Lead Artist will be a brilliant communicator, with strong organisational skills with a track record in the Game industry including exceptional artistic and technical ability. This is an outstanding opportunity for a Lead Artist to develop with amazing individuals and produce a truly stunning title.

Job responsibilities:
  • Provide technical and artistic insight and leadership to execute the art director’s vision as Lead Artist
  • Work collaboratively with outsourcing managers and level designers to ensure that the worlds built are both aesthetically exceptional but also have appropriate functionality
  • Ensure that art assets are delivered in accordance with product requirements
  • Mentorship and development of employees in the team: management of processes, methods, workflow
  • Strong knowledge in Maya (or similar) and Photoshop
  • 5 Years’ experience in the industry, including knowledge of latest toolsets (Substance, Zbrush, etc)
  • Strong Knowledge in PBR shading
  • Superb knowledge in normal map creation/baking process
  • Deep understanding of Game Engines and dedicated platforms budget requirements
  • Be able to inspire and motivate a large team of creative talent
  • Be an outstanding communicator, able to diffuse situations and drive morale
This is the ideal opportunity for a self-driven and motivated, ambitious individual. Apply today! Please attach your CV, Portfolio as well as a Covering letter for this application. I look forward to hearing from you!


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