Senior Character Artist
We are looking for a Senior Character Artist who is after an exciting new creative challenge. An artist who can make concept art come to life and create aspirational, inspiring characters for an exceptional new project.
Model and texture high quality character models.
Translate and develop concept art into further characterisations
Prototype our character style to effectively achieve the visual goals to the quality required.
Work with the team to create a pipeline from asset creation to game.
Collaborate with the Programming & Art team to find technical solutions for in game character customisation.
Build strong collaborative working relationships with all members of the team and studio, regardless of discipline or seniority.
Understand the audience and core goals and game ethos.
Skills & Requirements
5+ years of experience making character art for games.
Proven experience implementing game characters.
Highly proficient in the use of job relevant software e.g. ZBrush, Maya and Photoshop.
A strong portfolio of character work.
Excellence in sculpting, modelling, texturing, surfacing, rigging, skinning and lighting to the defined quality and specifications.
Exhibit a strong understanding of anatomy, excellent organic modelling skills and model deformation.
Strong texturing ability and understanding of materials.
Substance Designer/Painter experience.
Experience with Face FX or similar.
- Relocation assistance is offered
How to Apply
Please apply here: https://www.unit2games.com/senior-character-artist
Ideally the candidate is already U.K. based with the right to work.
In terms of formal qualifications, it is agreed that levels of attainment should not be set. At Unit 2 Games Ltd we adopt an approach that relevant higher qualifications are ‘preferred’ as opposed to ‘required’. Respective artistic skills are paramount and to be considered for this role demonstrable and relevant skills and ability will be expected and sought.
Salary - Competitive and D.O.E
Unit 2 Games Ltd offers a generous package of benefits and an emphasis on a stable work/life balance.
About the Company
Unit 2 Games is a well-funded indie developer, founded by passionate and highly-driven industry veterans, and located in Leamington Spa, UK.
We are excited to be building an original, accessible, and collaborative game-making ecosystem, using Unreal Engine 4.
Company Ethos / Statement of Intent
Here is our list of company goals, they help us focus on what’s important to us when it comes to making decisions:
Create great games (measured by player enjoyment)
Make a positive difference
Put people first (e.g. people over process)
Communicate honestly and openly
Empower and support one another and our players