Senior/Lead Character Artist

AAA Narrative IP – Award-Winning Storytelling Experiences – Diverse and Inclusive Culture

Job Type
Salary on application
2 days ago

We’re working with a top studio to find a full-time Senior/Lead Character Artist to work on a new AAA adventure game. This is a full-time, remote position and the role comes with a generous salary and an attractive benefits package.

As a flexible Lead Character Artist, you will work with the studio Art Director and Game Director to design and create cinematic-quality characters.

In this Senior Character Artist role, you can expect to:

  • Train, mentor and lead a team of concept and character artists
  • Create the highest level of character assets for an upcoming console title
  • Work quickly and efficiently while adhering to the established art direction
  • Maintain a balance of realism and stylization throughout the creation process.

The ideal candidate will have several years of experience and be fully versed in low and high poly modeling, normal mapping and texturing, and must provide a portfolio link with the application. You will also need:

  • Experience leading a diverse team of artists
  • Ability to critically assess the work of others and communicate clearly what’s needed to improve the work
  • Fluency in Maya and Z-Brush
  • Proven ability to create believable characters that radiate life and personality.

In return for your skill and commitment, you will receive an excellent salary and benefits package, including a great salary depending on experience, generous vacation time and paid parental leave, health insurance, life and disability benefits, optional flexible spending account (including Healthcare and Limited Purpose), and 401(k) Plan with an Employer Match.

If you think this could be the role for you, get in touch with Dan on or apply now through the form below.

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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Daniel Everett

Game Art Consultant - North America

Dan works with Joe and his team working to find the best Game Artists in North America the job they’ve been waiting for! He’s a big gamer himself, so you can be sure you’re in good hands if Dan’s looking after you, just don’t bring up Deathtrap Dungeon as playing that game on PS1 many years ago has left him scarred for life! Get in touch with Dan for Art opportunities in North America.

Europe: +44 (0)1273 287 007

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