Job title: Lead Artist
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: FX
Salary type: Annual
Salary: GBP £50,000.00
Location: Farnborough, UK
Job published: 19/05/2022
Job ID: 58764
Contact name: Tom Winter
Phone number: +441172840422
Contact email:

Job Description

Ready to become Worlds apart from the rest?

mustardFX are working with an Indie studio who are ready to break into the UK's gaming industry. With a small passionate team of highly experienced developers, focused on creating experiences that will deeply resonate and engage with audiences. They are currently partnered with a AAA publisher and in the early stages of pre-production for a major new project and creating their own IP. With an attitude for celebrating diversity, the studio is looking for their newest Lead Artist.

In this role, you will:

  • Lead the art team from the front.
  • Ensure the art team's output respects the artistic vision of the game.
  • Ensure the art team has the staff, techniques and tools they need to succeed.
  • Inspire, support and nurture the potential in the artists.

Required Experience:

  • 5+ years of professional game development experience as an artist/senior artist.
  • 2 or more years experience in a leading art role.
  • Shipped multiple titles with at least one deemed AAA.
  • Advanced skill with tools such as Max, Maya, Blender, Photoshop, Substance Designer, and/or similar software.

The role of Lead Artist will have you demonstrate the ability to produce photorealistic art, have an in-depth understanding of art fundamentals, show creative flare and original thinking & a strong understanding of current game technology and future ambitions.

In return you'll get a comprehensive benefits package. For a confidential chat and/or to apply for this role, please get in touch with Tom Winter. Tom heads up mustard's Gaming recruitment desk, working closely with indie and AAA studios to find the best talent in the UK's ever-growing Games Industry. Tom Winter | | 0117 284 0422 |

mustard is an international recruitment agency placing the best professionals in the design sector. With offices in London, Bristol and Hong Kong we have specialist consultants covering UK and Europe, the Middle East and Asia Pacific. As a business we are over 10 years old and have built a solid reputation in an interesting and dynamic sector.