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Lead Character Artist – AAA Games – Malmo, Sweden

Location: Malmo, Sweden Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #25109 Posted: 5 months ago

Project: AAA Games


OPMs client, based in the beautiful city of Malmö is looking for a talented Lead Character Artist to join their team for an incredibly exciting project that has got a lot of hype around it

The successful candidate will have a rich history in the AAA games industry as either a Senior or a Lead whilst also being technically gifted and problem solving orientated

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Robust experience in AAA game development, either as a Lead or a Senior who has been carrying out the tasks of a lead and would like to make the step up
  • Hands-on experience working with 3D sculpting applications such as ZBrush
  • Experience with texturing tools such as substance painter and designer
  • Knowledge of rigging principles and technical constraints of characters to understand the impact on the extended pipeline
  • Knowledge and demonstrated experience working with for example 3ds Max and Maya for building game characters
  • Experienced mentoring, with a strong urge to support your team and critique their work when required

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Lead key team members and guide them through their process of the creation of in-game characters
  • Be a voice of authority in all aspects of the pipeline, such as shading, texturing, modelling, marvellous/substance painter, or designer
  • Use your high level of technical understanding to solve all issues that you may face within the pipeline and to teach other on how to overcome these problems
  • Collaborate with other departments such as production to ensure that everyone’s
  • Ensure that all character art assets are delivered on schedule, and that all your team are keeping up with the deadlines that you set
  • Fix bugs and optimize game assets for required performance and to comply with specifications on various platforms

DESIRED SKILLS (good to have):

  • A background within fine art
  • Experience with animation
  • Experience with Marvellous Designer
  • Experience with outsourcing workflows or cross-site experience

Interested in finding out more about the studio and project? Apply now or call directly today on +44 1206 214 417!

Tagged as: AAA, Character Art, Lead Artist

Tags: AAA , Character Art , Lead Artist Categories: Art , Creative

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Claire Ramshaw

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