Lead Character Artist

Job Title: Lead Character Artist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sweden
Salary: €40000 - €55000 per annum
Start Date: 2018-09-27
Reference: AE002
Contact Name: Alex Eismar
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 27, 2018 16:54

Job Description

Lead Character Artist wanted for award winning studio

Crazy for Character Art? Looking to spearhead the next AAA title? We’re looking for a Lead Character Artist for an outstanding studio with a track record of delivering acclaimed titles across next gen and VR. The successful Lead Character Artist will have limitless drive and a track record of accomplishment in the Game industry. You will collaborate with the Art Director and Production team to shape and deliver the vision for this AAA release.

Job Responsibilities:
  • Provide technical and artistic direction and collaborate with the team to execute Art Director’s vision
  • Interface with Outsourcing Managers and Level designers to ensure exceptional world design and functionality
  • Consolidating asset implementation in line with the product requirements
  • Provide mentorship and direction to team members as Lead Character Artist with focus on skills and workflow
Essential Requirements:
  • 5 Years of experience in Industry, strong proficiency of toolsets within game creation (Substance, Zbrush, Quixel etc)
  • You have a strong communicative nature, exhibiting the ability to lead teams and provide direction
  • You’re skilled in the use of Maya (or similar) and PBR Shading
  • Must have exceptional knowledge of normal map creation/baking process
  • Have deep knowledge of Game Engines and dedicated platform budget requirements
Additional Desirable Skills:
  • Track record of creative thinking and problem solving, including tact and diplomacy skills
  • Exceptional drive and self-motivation, ability to inspire in Lead Character Artist capacity
  • You’ve contributed to shipped AAA titles
  • You have an understanding of the functions and experience of collaborating with other departments (concept artists, programmers)
For more information on this role get in touch with us today! The successful candidate will have the opportunity to grow his/her career at this world-leading studio. The application will require your portfolio, résumé, and a Covering Letter. We look forward to hearing from you.


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