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Lead Artist

  • Location: London
  • Salary/rate: £55,000 - £65,000
  • Date posted: 15/03/19
  • Job reference: 6986
  • Permanent
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Amiqus have partnered with an exciting games studio based in central London who require an experienced Lead Artist to lead a small team working on award winning mobile titles.

The studio have a long standing history in creating some of the most downloaded games on mobile platforms, which have been played and enjoyed by millions of players.

This Lead Artist will work very closely with the Co-Founders of the studio and manage a small team of Artists. You will be self-organised and be able to juggle managing a small team, while assisting with the grading of work and building your own 2D assets. This role will suit a UI Artist who can get involved with producing UI’s, buttons and interactive menus, but also has the scope to produce other assets too.  

The role will complement someone looking for creative freedom and a chance to leave their thumbprint on multiple projects, overseeing features from concept to completion. The ideal candidate’s portfolio will contain good solid UI work and a bonus to your application if you have further examples of animations, characters and environments.

In this role you will be expected to push the creativity and level of the games design, while balancing the challenge of a live game. 

In addition to a great work life balance, the studio can offer perks such as an amazing pension scheme, health + dental insurance, annual bonuses and an onsite Coffee shop. 


  • At least 4 years’ experience in the games industry 
  • Strong User Interface Experience   
  • Experienced with Photoshop and Illustrator 
  • Past lead or mentoring experience 
  • Unity 3D experience would be a bonus 
  • A portfolio demonstrating your experience 
If you are interested in applying to this role then please send your CV and portfolio link to 
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