Senior Character Artist

Brand New IP - Fantastic Work/Life Balance - Own Motion Capture Facility

Employment Type
Salary on application

Are you an experienced Character Artist with a passion for FPS or realistic style games, looking for a new challenge? Skillsearch could have just the job for you! We're seeking a full-time remote-based Senior Character Artist to join an inclusive and collaborative company. 

You’ll be bringing your experience and knowledge to their robust Art department working on a number of incredible projects. Remote and hybrid working options are available. 

In your first few weeks in this Senior Character Artist role, you can expect to: 

  • Help develop, and create character art while being responsible for enhancing current processes and workflows 
  • Be responsible for character art on various titles 
  • Work with the Art Lead, Concept Artists and Project teams to take designs from 2D to game-ready assets 
  • Help assist with any outsourcing activities regarding character art. 

To be successful in this remote Senior Character Artist role, you will require the following: 

  • A talented and ambitious Character Artist with a passion for FPS or realistic style games 
  • Minimum of one 1 published title at a senior level, ideally involving a full game dev cycle 
  • Excellence in Zbrush, Max / Maya and PBR material creation 
  • Demonstrating a deep understanding of creating characters and workflows for in-game and cinematic purposes. 

All UK-based Employees will receive Private Health Insurance, a BUPA Cash Plan and a subscription to PerkBox, which includes hundreds of perks, freebies and discounts on its platform. 

To apply for this full-time remote-based Senior Character Artist job, please contact Eleanor from our team today at 


Here at Skillsearch, we're a recruitment company. In the simplest form, this means we place people at new companies - but it's so much more than that. For the past 30 years, we've been busy helping people (like you) with sought after skills find jobs in the Games, Interactive and Enterprise Systems industries all around the globe. Our company comprises a team of dedicated consultants that work across various niche technologies, including Games, Virtual Reality, AR and XR, Workday, Oracle, Peoplesoft, and eCommerce. We are always exploring other cutting-edge markets. Follow us to see a few of the jobs we're working on, find out which events you can see us at, and keep up with news in the technology, gaming and interactive world. Welcome to Skillsearch! 

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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Game Art Consultant Eleanor Widdowson

Our Art Resourcer, Eleanor is on hand to help candidates with expertise in all areas of game art from Character Artists to Environment Artists, UI Artists, Technical Artists and everything in between – so get in touch if you’re looking for a new role in this space! There’s no rest for the wicked as in her spare time you’ll find Eleanor working on her side hustle – crocheting! Ask her about her Etsy shop to see her latest creations...

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