big planet recruitment

Current Vacancies in Artwork & Animation

Lead Artist - South, UK


We are working with a world renowned, multiplatform, UK development studio that is seeking a Lead Artist to join their team.     


  • At least 3 years’ games industry art experience, including 1 year in a senior or lead role.
  • Full cycle production experience on a published game title.
  • Legally eligible to work in the UK.
  • Lead and guide a dedicated team of environment artists.
  • Hands-on contribution to artwork.
  • Responsibility for all artwork required on a specific project.
  • Plan and structure tasks with efficiency.
  • Excellent understanding of all art aspects required for 3d games, including environments, characters, 2D/GUI and animation.
  • Highly experienced and knowledgeable in Photoshop and a 3d package such as 3dsMax or Maya.
  • Excellent artistic ability and direction, with strong and responsible leadership.
  • Good understanding of the game development process as a whole, including technical limitations and opportunities.
If you would like to be considered for this role or to discuss our current art opportunities, please send your CV to   

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