Character Artist

Posted 09 November 2022
Salary £150 - £180 per day
LocationBerkshire
Job type Contract
DisciplineDesign
ReferenceBBBH72780_1668079365
Contact NameAlex Diamond

Job description


Role: Character Artist
Start Date: ASAP
Contract Length: 18 months
Location: Flexible
Pay Rate: £180PD

Trust in soda are partners with a world leading global tech company in their search for a Character Artist for an 18 month contract.

They're looking for a talented artist who can demonstrate a variety of character art pieces, including both stylised and realistic designs.

Responsibilities

  • To create character art content to the level of quality and timings, as directed
  • Deliver content on schedule and within technical limitations
  • Make balanced and rational decisions on the production of assets
  • Report Progress and flag Risks and Issues
  • Assist with quality control over outsourced artwork



Required Skills and Experience

  • Outstanding portfolio that demonstrates variety of character art pieces, including both stylised and realistic designs.
  • Comfortable creating both humanoid and creature-based assets.
  • Experience using industry-standard content-creation software and engines (Maya, Zbrush, Photoshop, Substance Painter, Marvelous Designer, Marmoset Toolbag, Unreal 5 etc.)
  • Knowledge and experience of X-gen or equivalent hair/fur creation software is desirable.
  • Full understanding of character creation pipeline - Modelling/ Sculpting/ Texturing/ Material setup/ Editor integration.
  • Experience in giving feedback to outsourcers a plus.