Vacancies in Art & Animation

Lead Character Artist AAA Console Games Studio UK Ref 2365


Our client who specialises in multi-player first person shooter games, is working on an exciting new project and looking to appoint a highly skilled Lead Character Artist to join them, to create and define the look of their characters, while maintaining their high quality standards.  


  • Reports to the Art Director  
  • Working closely with the Creative Director
  • Mentor and lead the team
  • Maintain and drive the quality with the other lead artists
  • Liaise and collaborate with the Design Director, creating amazing characters


  • An experienced Lead Character Artist in the games industry, with at least 3 shipped titles
  • Team management experience
  • Real-time shader experience
  • PBR workflow
  • Hard surface and organic 3D modelling and texturing  
  • Strong knowledge of mechanical construction and functionality (gear, weapons & robotics)
  • Strong understanding of form, silhouette, shape, texture, colour and lighting
  • 3DS Max or Maya, Zbrush, Photoshop
  • Character skinning/ rigging
  • Unreal 4
  • Marvelous Designer and Substance Painter is a bonus


Please forward your updated PDF or Word formatted CV and your latest portfolio to 

cvs@big-planet.biz quoting reference 2365

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