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Senior Character Artist – Sheffield – Permanent – AAA Games

Location: Sheffield, Midlands, UK Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: # Posted: 3 years ago

Sumo Digital

Project: AAA Console & PC Games


Are you hungry to expand your skills and experience at a top developer and getting credits on top tier games? Then you need to submit your application now! My client has been creating high quality video games for over a decade. They are one of the UK’s most prolific and secure independent game developers with a talented team of over 270 staff.



  • Ability to work in a variety of styles demonstrated in your portfolio.
  • Have good organisational skills and to be able to produce work files that are easily used by others.
  • Excellent understanding of anatomy.
  • Experience as a Senior Character Artist in video games will be beneficial.
  • Ability to supervise and mentor less experienced artists



  • Work closely with the Lead Character Artist in the pre-production phase.
  • Produce excellent high polygon models in either traditional 3d or sculpting packages as appropriate.
  • Transfer high poly models to low in game meshes adhering to specified budgets.
  • Understand and be experienced in the baking pipeline to produce high quality in-game assets.
  • Create well laid out high quality textures for a PBR pipeline.
  • Troubleshoot character art issues from a creative and technical standpoint.
  • Collaborate with the concept team by highlighting and providing solutions to any design problems
  • Work closely with rigging and animation to ensure your models work well in motion.
  • Work with the Lead Character Artist and other disciplines on preproduction tasks.

Tagged as: Character Art

Tags: Character Art Categories: Art , Creative


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