Lead Character Artist

Games Jobs - Art / Animation - Guildford

Job Title Lead Character Artist
Job Category Character Artist,Lead Artist
Job Description Amiqus are working exclusively with a team of 10 industry veterans who set up their own studio two years ago. They've been working on several high-profile AAA projects for Console and PC with a well-known platform holder.

They've recently green-lit a brand new project, working on an established AAA IP for the New generation of consoles. They're using a proprietary engine and have put a real focus on the fidelity, reality and high production value of their visuals.

A key hire for the team now is a Lead Character Artist, to shape the future of character creation. Working closely with the Art Director, you will set the bench mark for stunning photo realistic characters, while building, managing and mentoring the team.

To be considered for this role, we'd love to see:
  • Experience of working on published AAA titles on current/new-gen consoles.
  • Strong interest in self-development of managerial skills, overseeing the work of other team members.
  • Ability to communicate with technical team members, leadership and stakeholders.
  • Excellent understanding of technical considerations for character creation.
  • A strong portfolio of work which demonstrates the ability to create photo-realistic character models, both at high and low resolutions.


This is a brilliant new studio who have taken the best qualities from their previous backgrounds and formed a studio based on work/life balance and quality of work.

Joining this studio, you can enjoy:
  • Salary up to £68,000
  • Remote/Onsite model
  • 25 days holidays, plus bank holidays, plus Christmas shut down
  • Sabbaticals (after qualifying period)
  • BUPA cover
  • Pension
  • Modern and well equipped studio
  • Working on AAA console titles


This is a permanent position based in Farnborough, with the ability to work a mixture of onsite and remote working days each week.

Please click apply or contact Kim Hunt on 01925 839730 or kim.hunt@amiqus.com to find out more. 
Salary Competitive
Location Farnborough, Guildford
Job Category Art / Animation
Date posted 23/02/2021
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