Lead Artist

Splash Damage
Bromley, London, United Kingdom
Job type: Permanent

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Job Description

The Role

Splash Damage is looking for a talented Lead Artist to help us build stunning and inspiring art for an upcoming title. You’ll be inspiring the team and maintaining the quality bar while collaborating with Design to ensure the game looks great and plays fantastic. You will help establish maintain and drive the artistic vision for the game. You will oversee discipline leads, help drive workflows, establish visual bars for quality and oversee the team to enabling them to realize the vision. You’ll lend your strength to the team making the role your own based on your skills and talents.

As a Splash Damage Lead Artist, you will:

  • Help establish and drive the visual quality in collaboration with Leads
  • Motivate the art team ensuring they keep the artistic style & mood consistent with our defined visual style
  • Collaborate with production and discipline Leads on project planning, workflows and visual direction
  • Demonstrate your artistic capabilities as the schedule allows

Skills & Requirements

Required Skills and Experience

  • Strong understanding of art fundamentals and visual design ( including understanding of composition and colour )
  • Good artistic knowledge of game development workflows and pipelines (Modelling, Mapping, Texturing and World Building)
  • Passionate about world building and gameplay 

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Inspirational artistic skills
  • Experience of mentoring and supporting a development team
  • Understanding of production and management ( planning, scoping )
  • Further specialism within art such as lighting, VFX, Animation or Concept Art

Additional Information

  • Relocation assistance is offered

How to Apply

Please apply on our careers page : http://grnh.se/rfmxu11

We review every application which is sent to us and due to the amount we receive this can often cause a delay in our feedback response. Please provide your CV, Portfolio ( if necessary ) and a Cover Letter. As we receive hundreds of applications for our live roles try to make your application stand out from the rest, show us something fun and unique which really displays your character and assets !

About the Company

Splash Damage is famous for crafting blockbuster multiplayer experiences from our studio in Greater London. Our recent projects include multiplayer shooter Dirty Bomb and Gears of War 4.

We're currently expanding for exciting new projects on PC and console, and are looking for talented superstars to help build them.

We look after our staff with a comprehensive package of perks and benefits and have been awarded The Sunday Times’s Best Companies accreditation three years running. Come join us!