Senior Character Artist - Total War

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We are looking for a talented senior character artist to create and implement characters and creatures for Total War, mentor character artists and review outsourced work.

The right candidate should be able to demonstrate excellent creative, technical and visual skill. You will be an accomplished artist with a passion for creating believable characters with the ability to produce stunning, high quality, efficient, real time game content.


  • Create high quality characters and character components (including weapons etc.), from sculpt to game res models and texturing
  • Help riggers/animators with skinning as required
  • Mentor other character artists and interns
  • Help Character Lead with contractors/outsourcing as required 


  •  Visual flare and talent
  • Expert use of industry standard tools, such as Max/Maya, Photoshop and Zbrush and next gen techniques.
  • Excellent knowledge of both high res and game engine modelling, shading, texturing and skinning techniques
  • A portfolio that showcase eye for realism and detail, experience and excellent knowledge of topology limitations.
  • Knowledge of games development pipelines
  • Self-motivated, good communicator, positive can do attitude, team-player
  • At least two shipped AAA games


  •  Knowledge of additional software such as Substance Designer/Painter, Marvellous Designer
  • Experience with PBR based shaders