Vacancies in Art & Animation

Lead Character Artist AAA Studio Midlands UK ref 1968


Lead Character Artist -   AAA Studio Midlands UK

We are working with a well-known family friendly AAA game studio based in the Midlands UK, who is looking for an exceptional Lead Character Artist to oversee the art team, working in conjunction with the Art Director and Art Manager.  

What will you be doing?

· Be responsible for the oversight of production of excellent quality high polygon models

· Supervision of the Transfer of high poly models to low in game meshes

· Overseeing the creation of high quality in-game assets

· Assistance with Troubleshooting character art issues from a creative and technical standpoint

· Liaise with the concept team by highlighting and providing solutions to any design problems before the modelling stage

· Setting standards for the art team in conjunction with the Art Director.

Who you are

• You are familiar with the industry standard software packages such as3DSMax or Maya,

· You have extensive experience with Mudbox or ZBrush

· An above average knowledge of human anatomy

· A good understanding on best practices to suit animation and engine requirements

· Good understanding of current generation production workflows in relation to character art production.

· A strong portfolio demonstrating your in-game character art work to very high standards.

· At least 1 “AAA” title developed as a Lead from Concept to Final release .

• Excellent time management

• Detail oriented

• Adaptable and able to work well under pressure


This company offers a competitive salary in a friendly and comfortable working environment, as wellas a fantastic bonus and pension scheme.


Please email me your CV as a Word document to cvs@big-planet.biz, quoting reference 1968.

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