big planet recruitment

Current Vacancies in Artwork & Animation

Lead Character Artist - Midlands, UK


Our client is looking to hire a Lead 3D Character Artist, for their AAA, open world fantasy title. Experience developing RPG games on current consoles is desirebale. 


  • You will also have experience in the technical aspects of your craft, including materials, asset optimisation and the creation of meshes with clean and functional topology, as well as being comfortable communicating with technical departments. 
  • You’ll oversee the Character group, working in conjunction with the Art Director to plan work for the team and ensure our high quality bar is realised.
  • Your knowledge of human anatomy will be well developed and you’ll have a good level of understanding on best practices to suit animation and engine requirements. 

  • A strong portfolio demonstrating your in-game character art work to very high standards.
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience of working on published AAA titles on current-gen consoles .
  • Good understanding of current generation production workflows in relation to character art production.

If this opportunity is of interest to you, or you would like to discuss your options, please send a copy of your latest CV and a suitable phone number / Skype ID, along with a convenient date and time to call to

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