Lead Environment Artist

AAA Studio – PC & Console Games – Original IP

Edinburgh City
Employment Type
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Lead Environment Artist in Edinburgh

We’re looking for an Environment Artist with a passion for the games industry to join a high-calibre studio in Edinburgh. If you’d like more information, read on for details!

As a Lead Environment Artist at this studio in Edinburgh, you will be responsible for defining the quality of game environments whilst also managing a team of artists to ensure high-quality assets are in production.

This studio is working on a highly anticipated original IP new game, so it’s the perfect time to join the team! As a member of the team you will be valued for your individual input and encouraged to use your voice, so you’ll have a huge impact on the final product.

Lead Environment Artist responsibilities:

  • Work with the Art Director and Concept Lead to define visual quality goals for environment art on the project
  • Lead the Environment Art team
  • Oversee quality of environment art throughout production
  • Manage pipelines and workflows
  • Mentor team members to aid career development
  • Create high quality 3D assets, maps and textures
  • Implement assets into the game engine

Key requirements for this role in Edinburgh:

  • Plenty of 3D asset creation experience
  • Extensive professional industry experience as a game artist
  • Prior experience in a Lead Artist role in the games industry
  • Experience of working with current 3D modelling tools including 3DS Max, Maya, or similar
  • Experience with texture creation and authoring tools such as Substance

Are you up for the challenge? If so, get in touch today! Contact Harry on hk@skillsearch.com to discuss the opportunity or apply online using the form below now.

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.

Tags: Lead Environment Artist, Lead Artist, Environment Artist, Game Artist, AAA Games, IP, PC Games, Console Games, Edinburgh Jobs, Scotland Jobs

A little bit about the city: Edinburgh

The Scottish capital is such a popular tourist destination for a reason, as it’s packed full of history and culture. The city is also regularly ranked as one of the best UK cities to live in in terms of quality of life, finances and happiness levels. As one of the world’s cultural and academic treasures, boasting both architectural and historical beauty, Edinburgh is also one of the world’s fastest growing cities. It is home to countless pubs, excellent music venues, a zoo, a cathedral and botanical gardens. One thing’s for sure, you won’t run out of things to do here!

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.

Whilst we would love to respond to every application due to the high numbers we receive we cannot guarantee this.

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Art Consultant Harry Kwok

Harry is dedicated to speaking to brilliant Games Artists across the globe. A County level Squash champion Harry also likes a sedate life and is more likely to be found at the weekend with a fishing rod in hand rather than a racquet.

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