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Lead Artist – AAA Games – Remote UK, Onsite, Hybrid

OPMs client is looking for an Lead Artist to join their growing team and assisting the Art Director in executing their creative vision. Equal parts creative flair, technical know-how and driving force

The successful candidate will play a key role in the day to day running of the art team on our upcoming AAA title for PC and Consoles.


  • Extensive professional game development experience as an artist / senior artist. 
  • Existing experience in a leading art role. 
  • Shipped multiple titles with at least one deemed AAA. 
  • Advanced skill with tools such as Max, Maya, Blender, Photoshop, Substance Designer, and/or similar software. 
  • Expert knowledge of cutting-edge game engines and game art production practices. 
  • Ability to produce photorealistic art of exceptional quality. 
  • In-depth understanding of art fundamentals. 
  • A collaborative, process driven approach. 
  • Creative flare and original thinking. 
  • Understanding of contemporary aesthetics. 
  • A strong understanding of current game technology and future ambitions. 
  • Clear and concise written, verbal and visual communication. 
  • Excellent time-management, and organizational skills. 


  • Lead the art team from the front. 
  • Ensure the art team’s output respects the artistic vision of the game. 
  • Relentlessly raise the quality bar, demanding excellence from self and team. 
  • Ensure the art team has the staff, techniques and tools they need to succeed. 
  • Regularly review and provide feedback to art staff. 
  • Work with directors, producers, and specialist art leads to proactively organise the art team. 
  • Inspire, support and nurture the potential in the artists. 


  • A passion for storytelling  
  • Skills and experience in cinematography / photography / Film or TV 


  • 25 days annual leave plus discretionary 3 days extra for Christmas & National UK Bank Holidays
  • Project completion bonus & Christmas bonus
  • Travel card or parking ticket loan
  • Flexible full-time and remote working options
  • Company pension contribution (consistently above statutory level)
  • Local Gym membership
  • Flexitime: Core working hours of 10 am to 4pm

And many more!

Interested in finding out more about the studio and project? Apply now or call us directly today on +44 (0) 1206 214413!

Lead Artist – AAA Games – Remote UK, Onsite, Hybrid

Woking, UK
Full time

Published on 01/23/2023

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