Character Artist

Atherstone, Warwickshire

Job Status:

125 - 125 /

Ref NT-CHA_1556778020

  • Design and Creative

Character Artist

Location: Twycross (Leicestershire)

Day Rate: £125

Contract Duration: 12 Months

TEC Partners are currently recruiting for a Character Artist to join a big-name client of ours in the gaming industry. They require a talented Character Artist to help them make their next big game. Whether you’re a graduate or an experienced artist, if your portfolio is packed with amazing characters, particularly demonstrating stylised work, then we want to hear from you!

The company are a major player in the games industry, with a long standing, enviable reputation and a large portfolio of successful, well-known and award-winning titles. Based in their custom-built HQ boasting state-of-the-art facilities and set in an idyllic countryside location, they are a business who strive to make themselves a great place to work. With an emphasis on having fun every day, in order to keep the creative juices flowing, and a strong belief in a healthy work/life balance, this is a great opportunity to join a company that not only works on a multitude of exciting projects, but looks after their team too.

The key responsibilities of the role include:

* Creating character art content to the schedule and level of quality as directed
* Contributing to prototyping and pre-production
* Creation of benchmark assets
* Assisting with quality control over outsourced artwork
* Quality control of content in their specialism
* Make balanced and rational decisions on the production of assets
* Report Progress and flag Risks and Issues
* Deliver content on schedule and within technical limitations

The ideal candidate will have many or all of the following skills/experiences:

* Outstanding portfolio that demonstrates variety of character art pieces, including both realistic and stylised designs
* Full understanding of character creation process – Modelling/ Scultping/ Texturing
* Experience using industry-standard content-creation software (Maya, Zbrush, Photoshop or equivalents)
* Good organisational and communication skills
* Strong eye for quality
* Strong technical skills a plus
* Experience in giving feedback to outsourcers a plus

This is an exciting opportunity to join a dynamic and thriving team, in a fantastic working environment, and work on large and exciting projects with a big name in the games industry. This is a name you will want on your CV!

If you are interested in the position, please send your CV for immediate review.

Job Information

Job Reference: NT-CHA_1556778020
Salary From: £125
Salary To: £125
Job Industries: Design and Creative
Job Locations: Atherstone, Warwickshire
Job Types: Contract

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