Lead Artist - Mobile Games - UAE

Games Jobs - Art / Animation - Middle East

Job Title Lead Artist - Mobile Games - UAE
Job Category Web / Graphic Designer,Animator,Character Artist,Vehicle Artist,Environment Artist,2D / Concept / Texture Artist,UI / UX Designer / Artist,Lead Artist,Technical Animator,VFX / Lighting Artist,Art Director,Technical Artist,Lead Animator,Cinematics / MoCap
Job Description Our client are looking for a passionate and talented Lead Game Artist to add to their growing team. This position primarily entails leading a small art team, with a focus on Environment and Character Art, but ideally the candidate will have a good level of ability in at least one or two other skill sets.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Ensure the graphic elements follow the set style and maintain consistency throughout the whole project
  • Conduct effective visual research and reference gathering
  • Creation of game assets to a high standard in line with current technology capabilities
  • Assist in production/development meetings
  • Review and validation of assets


Key Requirements:
  • Experience in creation of high and low poly modelling of in-game assets
  • Level lighting and population creation
  • Understanding of optimization for mobile platforms
  • Ability to hand paint texture maps, if required
  • Working knowledge in Character and Environment creation
  • Must have proven experience of line management of a small team


Key Skills:
  • Working knowledge of Unity
  • 3ds Max, Photoshop and Zbrush
  • Confident working in a small team
  • Ability to prioritise work-flow and deliver on time
  • Familiarity with SCRUM / Agile practices


Preferred Skills:
  • Character Modelling and Texturing
  • High end lighting/rendering for presentation and marketing images
  • Technical Art
  • Experience with managing the outsourcing of art assets


Qualifications:
  • Minimum 4 years industry experience working on mobile projects
  • A Bachelor’s degree preferably in technology would be preferred or any other training or equivalent.


All of our teams are expats and we offer end to end relocation to UAE for staff and and family plus some exciting benefits and perks.

Please contact David Smith on 0208 944 7777 or david@interactiveselection.com if you are interested in this position. Please forward your CV in a Word format. View Many More Interactive Selection Jobs

We are an equal opportunities recruitment agency that values diversity and does not discriminate.  We encourage clients to welcome applicants from all backgrounds
Salary Competitive with Benefits
Location UAE, Middle East
Job Category Art / Animation
Date posted 28/01/2019
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