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Lead Character Artist – Sweden – Permanent Contract – AAA Video Games

Location: Stockholm, Sweden Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: # Posted: 2 years ago

Starbreeze Studios

Job Type: Permanent Contract

Projects: AAA FPS Video Game


This developer is a signature studio in Sweden and have been creating brilliant games for over a decade. Their recent games have received critical acclaim and commercial success on PC and Console. Working on a AAA FPS CO-OP, it’s great to have a variety of skills, but the most crucial attribute to have at Lead level is leadership qualities.


  • 3D Character Art portfolio, showcasing your finest character art
  • Strong knowledge in Maya (or similar) and Photoshop
  • Strong Knowledge in PBR shading
  • Superb knowledge in normal map creation/baking process
  • Deep understanding of Game Engines and dedicated platforms budget requirements
  • Be able to inspire and motivate a large team of creative talent
  • Have excellent communication skills, including tact and diplomacy
  • Have conflict resolution and problem-solving skills
  • You communicate fluently in English both verbally and in writing.


  • Proven industry experience as a Lead Character Artist with strong knowledge of the latest tools in game creation process (Substance, QUIXEL, Zbrush etc).
  • Managing character art production, supervising the character art team and reviewing all character art content production towards AAA delivery
  • Help the team technically and artistically to carry out the art director’s vision
  • Ensure that art assets are delivered according to the product requirements
  • Support the development of employees in the team
  • Manage employees’ skills, and continue to develop processes, methods, and workflows
  • You have the ability to lead teams and communicate fluently and efficiently with other departments


Tagged as: Character Art

Tags: Character Art Categories: Art , Creative


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