Lead Artist

Lead Artist

Stainless Games are looking for a lead artist to join our experienced team. The successful candidate will help define the artistic vision for a variety of projects and create compelling game visuals, assets and interfaces. They can expect to work on high profile projects across multiple platforms.

We offer excellent conditions and a competitive package in a fun working environment.

Role

  • Define the games art style, working closely with the art team to communicate your artistic vision
  • Provide inspiration and direction to your art team
  • Ensure the delivery of the highest quality in-game art possible
  • Work closely with other leads and production to ensure best practices and deliver effective optimal assets
  • Regularly review assets to maintain consistent quality across all art elements within the game
  • Develop platform-specific UI and HUDs
  • Work closely with the game director to add artistic definition for projects, and help with the creation of any accompanying documentation

Requirements

  • Previous experience leading a creative team
  • Excellent knowledge of 3DS Max, Substance Painter and Photoshop
  • Excellent knowledge of Unity and Unreal
  • Strong portfolio of previously released titles demonstrating high quality art delivery
  • Passionate about art for games across a variety of styles
  • Good eye for composition
  • Great written and verbal communication skills
  • Self-motivated and organised

Desirable

  • Proven track record working on a variety of game genres
  • Experience working across a number of platforms from mobile to VR
  • Able to work in either stylized or realistic art styles
  • A petrolhead with an interest in vehicle games (combat or racing)
  • A boardgame fanatic with an interest in CCG's

When applying, please provide a cover letter, CV and any relevant links to artwork/previous projects if possible. 

We can help to arrange visa sponsorship for the right candidate.

Stainless Games Ltd is an equal opportunities employer, which means that we are committed to a policy of treating all our employees and job applicants equally.