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Current Vacancies in Artwork & Animation

Group Lead Environment Artist – Royal Leamington Spa, UK – AAA Studio


Our client is an independent game development studio. Established in 2010 by some of the most experienced and talented developers in the UK industry, their mission is to make genre-defining video games for a global audience.

Our client is looking for skilled and experienced Group Lead Environment Artists,responsible for the creation of immersive environments that realise our game’s vision. As Group Lead, you’ll be overseeing one of the Environment groups,working in conjunction with the Lead Environment Artist and Art manager to plan work for the team and ensure our high quality bar is realised.

As a key member of the team, you’ll be responsible for creating consistently high quality environment art, bench marking and raising the bar for environment content in our titles.

You’ll work closely with the Lead Artist and internal stakeholders, cascading information to your team, so strong communication and organisational skills are a vital part of your skill set. Your technical and practical abilities will be well developed, and you’ll be able to grasp new concepts and programs quickly, as well as participating in R&D of new techniques to implement into the production pipeline.

As a flexible, highly motivated and detail conscious professional, you’ll use your experience in your field to develop and mentor team members, while retaining hands-on creative responsibilities and keeping up to date with the latest bleeding-edge art production techniques.This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Senior Artist to take the step into a more leadership focused position.


Experience of working on published titles on consoles.

A proven track record in the delivery of high performance, high quality 3D assets for AAA titles.

A thorough understanding of all technical aspects of environment creation.

Strong interest in self-development of managerial skills, overseeing the work of other team members and mentoring anddeveloping junior staff

An outstanding portfolio demonstrating your environment work for AAA titles

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