Lead Artist

Remote Within the UK – BAFTA-Winning Studio – Cutting-Edge of Playful Technologies

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Remote Lead Artist 

Are you a Game Artist with experience leading a team? Do you like the sound of working with cutting-edge technology on award-winning projects? If this sounds like you, keep reading for details of this exciting opportunity! 

As a Lead Artist at this studio, you will be working fully remotely (within the UK), leading a team of talented artists and defining the art direction for new projects, whilst taking a hands-on approach to UI and interaction design, you will be playing a pivotal role within the studio. 

This BAFTA-winning studio works with the latest immersive technology to create unique, high-end experiences unlike any other. Working with global brands and innovating the next generation of immersive experience, this is an extremely exciting time to join their team. As a part of the team you will get to enjoy flexible working, bonus scheme, travel loans, shares scheme, and more.

Please note this role is remote within Europe only.

Lead Artist responsibilities: 

  • Define the game vision and align this to audience and business requirements 
  • Lead artistic direction for the team and project stakeholders 
  • Develop artistic direction from the look and feel, to animation, motion direction and more 
  • Motivate and approve activities of other artists 
  • Create production assets and integrate in Unity Engine 

Key requirements for this remote role: 

  • Extensive experience and strong track record in a similar role 
  • Impressive portfolio 
  • Experience leading an art team 
  • Passionate about new platforms and technology 
  • Experience with prototyping ideas 
  • Experience with Unity Engine 
  • Experience with Photoshop, Illustrator and XD 

Do you like the sound of this opportunity and think you could be a good fit? If so, get in touch with Ben today on bj@skillsearch.com or apply online using the form below now. 

Tags: Lead Artist, Game Artist, Game Art, Lead Game Artist, Senior Artist, Games Jobs, Unity Engine, Remote Jobs

Years of experience and salary levels are shown purely as a guide. We will only consider applications from candidates that can demonstrate the skills or experience required for the role.

Please be aware that while we would love to respond to every application we receive, due to high numbers we cannot guarantee this. We do however appreciate any time you invest into the application and will make sure to get in touch should anything in future more closely fit your skillset.

Reference: 11524

Company Benefits

eE Flexible working
gG Bonus/reward scheme
iI Stock options
lL Subsidised travel
qQ Pension

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