Lead Character Artist

AAA Experience Required – Fun Culture – Key Team Member

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Senior/Lead Character Artist in Shanghai 

If you’re a Character Artist with a AAA background looking for a new challenge at a leading game studio then look no further! This could be the role for you, keep reading to find out more and apply today... 

As a Senior/Lead Character Artist at this studio in Shanghai, you will be taking on a key role where you will build models to match the project vision, give and receive feedback to ensure assets are the best they can be as well as looking after and mentoring junior members of the team to help their career progression. 

This studio is a world leading creator and publisher of entertainment with an impressive portfolio of working with world-renowned brands and a passionate and dedicated team, working on the cutting-edge of gaming with 25 years of success, this studio is a great one to become a part of. 

Senior/Lead Character Artist responsibilities: 

  • Collect and understand reference images 
  • Create models in line with the project vision 
  • Produce detailed character models and assets 
  • Provide proxy models for early game integration 
  • Create low poly models 
  • Take on board feedback and make revisions 
  • Mentor less experienced members of the art team 

Essential requirements for this role in Shanghai: 

  • Significant prior experience in game development modelling and texturing characters in 3DS Max and Photoshop 
  • Skilled in Maya, Zbrush, Photoshop, etc. 
  • Knowledge of hi-poly modelling and digital sculpting 
  • Understanding of PBR 
  • Understanding of human and animal anatomy and proportions 
  • Experience with AAA game production 
  • Passionate about the games industry 

If you think you could be a good fit for this role, we’d love to hear from you! Get in touch with Forrest on fh@skillsearch.com or apply through the form below now. 

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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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Country Manager - China Forrest Hu

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