Lead Character Artist
Permanent | London | £90,000 | Job No: 807
£80 – £100k plus package
South West London
About the Company
We’re currently recruiting a Lead Character Artist for a leading creative studio that focuses on producing world-class real-time worlds and humans for VR and entertainment projects across the globe. With the pioneering use of technology, they are continually winning new work and once the key hire of several roles including Lead Character Artist, will see the business grow from 90 to 200 people by the end of 2023.
As the Lead Character Artist, you’ll be overseeing a team of 5 Characters supporting them in the production of high-quality avatars and metahumans for the metaverse, as well as playing a pivotal role in the development of the team, with opportunities for progression to Art Director.
You’ll be responsible for creating realistic human models, working with base assets, and creating digital hair, and digital clothing.
Why should you apply?
On top of working on pioneering projects, with the world’s most renowned technology, media, and entertainment businesses, as well as globally recognised artists.
You'll have the opportunity to work with some of the most advanced technologies in avatar and character creation, embracing new methodologies and technologies for both Mo-Cap data and 3D body scans, to produce world-class assets that will revolutionise high-profile applications across film, sport, music, and other mixed reality experiences.
What do I need to apply?
To be considered for the Lead Character Artist role you will have at least 10 years of experience working within a production role, across any industry such as film, TV, or gaming. You’ll have an excellent understanding of Unreal Engine 4 or 5, along with extensive knowledge of the character pipeline including modelling and rigging, animation and motion capture and lighting.
To apply for this exceptional opportunity as a Lead Character Artist, please contact James at FourPointZero!