Senior Character Artist - Traveller's Tales

Job Type:
Permanent
Areas of Expertise:
Art and Animation
Region:
UK
Area:
North West UK
City:
Knutsford
Posted:
15-Jan-18
Company:
Tt Games Ltd
Job Ref:
1346824717

The Characters & Models team at Traveller's Tales in Knutsford are seeking to recruit a permanent Senior Character Artist.

Main Responsibilities:

- Support Lead and Associate Lead in attaining a high standard of work, both technically and creatively.

- The Design and creation of Character Art to a high standard as directed by the Lead.

- LEnsure project tasks are organised and managed effectively as directed by the Lead.

- Providing feedback on tools and working with the programming department to ensure tools provided are as accessible and productive as possible.

- Undertake relevant on-the-job training where required and keep up-to-date with industry advancements and technologies.

- Identify and enter relevant issues into JIRA, ensuring sufficient information is given.

- Provide coaching to Character Art team where appropriate and with direction from Lead Character Artist.

- Working closely with the Animators to ensure sufficient Character Setup and results.

LEGO Characters:

- The design and creation of LEGO characters as required / specified by the Lead Character Artist.

- The design and creation of LEGO creatures where the main elements are unique moulded elements rather than a LEGO model constructed from standard elements.

- The design and creation of 2D texture decals used on characters and creatures.

- Setup of Super Character based assets both game side and in relevant Software.

General:

- Creating approval sheets for internal and external review.

- Creating assets for publishing / marketing where cross conversion may be required.

- Setup and maintain Wiki documentation within the Character Artist discipline.

Skills & Qualifications:

- Excellent artistic eye for quality and ability to ensure consistency in results.

- Relevant degree or equivalent level qualification.

- Excellent understanding and proficient use of in-house tools and software used in development.

- Demonstrate an excellent understanding of the technical requirements and limitations of providing Character Art for use in a Game Engine.

- Practical and methodical approach to both technical and creative problem-solving.

- Demonstrates dependability and commitment to projects / tasks.

- Flexible approach with the ability to adapt with change.

To apply please email a covering letter, CV and portfolio to Vicky MacMillan, Recruiter at jobs@t-tales.com

Contact Details:
Tt Games Ltd
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Contact: Recruitment Team
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