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Principal / Lead Character Artist

  • Location: Farnborough
  • Salary/rate: DOE
  • Date posted: 15/10/20
  • Job reference: 7811
  • Permanent

Amiqus have partnered with an award-winning independent developer and publisher, who are delivering world-leading interactive VR experiences. Their new VR projects are a leap forward for the studio and they are looking for talented people to help turn them into a reality. 

Due to continued growth they have an amazing opportunity to join the expanding team and work on stunning, exciting new VR titles. We are looking for two experienced and highly talented Principal Character Artists to lead the direction of character art.

 What Will You Be Doing? 

  • Manage and develop the Character Team at nDreams
  • Responsible for Character Art on multiple VR titles
  • Work with the Art Director, Concept Artists and Project teams to take designs from 2D to game ready assets in Unreal

Who Are We Looking For?

  • A talented and ambitious Principal Character Artist with a passion for VR gaming.
  • Minimum of 5 years game development experience and at least 1 published title as a Principal/Lead Character Artist.
  • Excellence in Zbrush, Maya and PBR material creation.
  • Demonstrates a deep understanding of console and VR workflows and capabilities.
  • A team player with strong communication skills who instinctively works across disciplines to deliver character content on multiple VR titles/platforms.
  • Highly effective communicator and character team manager.
  • Recommended or highly advantageous to have experience in, or the aptitude and willing to learn, animation rigging tools and processes.


This is a fabulous opportunity to become part of their growing studio, where you’ll be empowered to explore your ideas in an open, creative and diverse culture.

This is a permanent position based in Farnborough, offering a competitive salary along with some great perks

The position will be remote working for an initial period and based in their modern studio in Farnborough, UK, within easy commuting distance from London and Guildford. 

Please click apply or contact Kim Hunt on 01925 839730 or to find out more.


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