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Current Vacancies in Artwork & Animation

Lead Character Artist - AAA Studio - Midlands UK (Ref. 402)


Our client is an acclaimed AAA developer seeking to add a Lead Character Artist to head up the talent at their Midlands-based studio for their upcoming open world fantasy action game. Experience developing RPG games on current consoles desirable.


  • Experience in the technical aspects of the craft -materials, asset optimisation and the creation of meshes with clean and functional topology, while communicating with technical departments.
  • Overseeing the Character group, working in conjunction with the Art Director to plan ahead, then maintain the project within quality and delivery expectations from start to finish.
  • Excellent human anatomy knowledge, married with an understanding of standard methodologies to suit animation and engine requirements.

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

To be considered, please submit CV's to citing Ref. 402 today.
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