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Lead Character Artist – Poland – Permanent Contract – AAA FPS Game

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Employer OPM Response
Category Art
Salary DOE
Location Poland

Platforms:             Console & PC Video Game

Project:                  AAA FPS

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This developer is well known for its work on high end video games that are action packed and full of energy! We are looking for an experienced Lead Character Artist to work on their next explosive title coming to latest Consoles and PC.

 

REQUIREMENTS:

3D Character Art portfolio
Experience in developing character models and textures as a Senior Character Artist or Lead Character Artist
Shipped console game title experience
Leadership skills and ability to schedule a team
Full understanding of the character art pipeline and to work with other departments to create efficiencies
Ability to create believable characters that are full of life and personality.
Ability to adapt to, and innovate, new styles and techniques
Strong organic modelling skills (human faces, clothing, believable creatures.)
Strong hard-surface modelling skills (armour, weapons)
Very good knowledge of major 3D software packages (Maya, Max, or Modo, and ZBrush, marvelous Designer, Substance Painter.)
Experience with the following is a plus: Creating surfaces shaders, rigging, animation, character concept art, and using the Unreal Engine

 

RESPONSIBILITES:

Lead a team of 6 character artists and deliver top quality models from scratch.
Lead by example and hands-on style of management
Managing the character art team, keeping the team on track and motivated.
Create high quality characters, creatures and weapons suitable technically and artistically
Provide feedback (incl. Art Director and Creative Director) and solving technical challenges
Tuning (or creating) surface shaders for in-game characters
Working with Animators to ensure the characters can be rigged and animated properly
Working with Lead Artists and Concept Artists to set the visual style and quality bar
Developing new techniques that push the quality and performances
Working with production team on tasks assignment and a team schedule.

 

LANGUAGE:

English and/or Polish language skills (everyone in our studio speaks English, but Polish language skills are a plus)

 

Interested in finding out more? Apply now or call me directly today on +44 (0) 1206 214425!