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Senior Character Artist – South East (UK) – £DOE – AAA Games

Location: Horsham Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: # Posted: 6 years ago



We are looking for a Character Artist to demonstrate excellent creative, technical and visual skill.  They will be a skilled Artist with a passion for all forms of character art with the ability to produce world class, believable real time characters.



  • A portfolio demonstrating at least 2-3 full body characters completed to AAA standards in a photorealistic style
  • A portfolio that showcase eye for realism and detail, experience and excellent knowledge of topology limitations.
  • Expert use of industry standard tools, such as Max/Maya, Photoshop and Zbrush and next gen techniques.
  • Excellent knowledge of both high res and game engine modelling, shading, texturing and skinning techniques
  • Knowledge of games development pipelines
  • Self-motivated, good communicator, positive can do attitude, team-player
  • Previous AAA games experience



  • Create high quality characters and character components (including weapons etc.), from sculpt to game res models and texturing
  • Help riggers/animators with skinning as required
  • Mentor other character artists and interns
  • Help Character Lead with contractors/outsourcing as required



  • Knowledge of additional software such as Substance Designer/Painter, Marvellous Designer
  • Experience with PBR based shaders


Want to work on interesting and exciting games that will be seen by millions of diehard fans? Then apply now! Applications are continually reviewed!


To ensure a speedy application please email your up to date CV and portfolio link to


Jon Norfolk | Art & Animation Consultant

OPM Response Ltd |

Direct Line: + 44 (0) 1206 214425 |

Email: |

Skype: jon.norfolk.opm |

LinkedIn: |

Twitter: AnimationOPM 


Salary and benefits will be discussed at interview with the company and are individually negotiated by OPM.

Tagged as: Character Art

Tags: Character Art Categories: Art , Creative


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