Lead Character Artist - Hybrid AAA Studio

Iconic IP – AAA Third Person Narrative – Work/Life Balance

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Lead Character Artist in Copenhagen 

Talented Character Artist with a background in AAA game development? Like the sound of working on some of the most iconic IP around? If so, this role is calling your name! Keep reading for details... 

As a Lead Character Artist at this studio in Copenhagen, you will be the driving force behind character development in the department, leading by example, dealing with technical issues, mentoring your team and a whole lot more. 

This team are working on the development of some world-famous IP which is loved by millions. The team take pride in their friendly and welcoming culture, with a multinational team and a reputation for talented people, if you align with their values, you could be the perfect addition to their team. 

Lead Character Artist responsibilities: 

  • Lead teams and guide them through the character creation process 
  • Be an authority in the pipeline 
  • Solve issues faced in the pipeline 
  • Ensure all character art assets are delivered on time 
  • Fix bugs and optimise game assets 

Key requirements for this role in Copenhagen: 

  • Determined lead who thrives on leading by example 
  • Background in AAA game development as a Lead or Senior 
  • Experience working with 3D sculpting applications such as Zbrush 
  • Experience with texturing tools 
  • Understanding of rigging principles and technical constraints of characters 
  • In-depth knowledge and experience working with 3DSMax and Maya 
  • Experienced mentor 

If you think this could be the role for you, get in touch with Ben today on bj@skillsearch.com or apply through the form below now. 

Tags: Lead Character Artist, Character Artist, Character Art, Senior Character Artist, Game Artist, Game Art, Game Art Jobs, Games Jobs, Copenhagen 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.

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