Guildford, United Kingdom
Art and Animation
Permanent | Full Time
Lead Character Artist - Wargaming, UK
Based in Guildford, Wargaming UK is looking for an exceptionally skilled Lead Character Artist to drive the creation of humanoid characters in the next big free-to-play PC title from Wargaming, the company that brought us World of Tanks and one of the strongest free-to-play PC game companies in the world.
In this role, you will help to develop and manage the creation of 3d characters for a new & exciting project aimed at a western audience. The perfect candidate will work closely with the Art Director and Technical Artists to help design and realise a customisable character pipeline that supports the art direction of the game. You will need to be highly conceptual, passionate about organic and hard surface modelling, and have a solid character art background in PC and console.
The candidate will have to be a hardworking self-motivated team player who is able to communicate the vision of the Art Director while working to realise the requirements of the design team. The right candidate will be expected to develop an outstanding modular character pipeline that will scale and remain in place for years to come.
In this position you will be working within a multidisciplinary team of developers in a global community and will have the ability to both share your hard-earned knowledge and continue to develop your skill set by learning from your teammates.
We are looking for someone with a good sense of humor who can integrate themselves seamlessly into our team & studio culture, a solid singing voice, sweet dance moves, and an ability to pun will all stand you in good stead.
The Senior Lead Character Artist will report to the Art Manager.
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