3D Character Artist

Start Date – Immediate

Salary – Depending on Experience

Role Description

If you’re a passionate artist that lives and breathes 3D characters, have an eye for detail and a wealth of development experience then we want to hear from you. The ideal team member will be confident at leading 3D character development, taking initial concepts through to modelling, rigging, skinning and finally animation. You will be able to help define character creation processes and assist in streamlining character design and game interactions. This is an incredibly exciting opportunity to bring your experience into a young and vibrant team. You will work alongside 2D and 3D artists to bring even more rich, varied content to our products. You must be able to demonstrate existing 3D character pipeline skills.


  • Ensure characters are created in line with product vision, on time and to the highest quality.
  • Manage risks within the character development pipeline.
  • Model, Skin, Rig and Animate characters from a detailed or simple concept image.
  • Work alongside multi-discipline teams to help shape our products.
  • Create, develop and implement a new standard for character development.


Experience & Skills


  • Be versatile, creative and professional.
  • Excellent communication skills and strong passion for creative problem solving.
  • Strong understanding of character form, shape, structure and silhouette to create visually engaging characters.
  • Strong knowledge of box modelling and sculpting in one of the major 3D software packages.
  • Strong skills in character modelling, rigging, skinning and animation.
  • Have at least 2 years’ experience or have released 2+ games as a 3D character artist.
  • Demo Reel and/or portfolio required.


Desirable Experience:

  • Have a strong foundation in traditional arts, including figure drawing.
  • Experience of substance designer and Modo.
  • Experience of Unity character animation workflows.
  • Passion to create engaging, colourful and stylized characters.


Life as a Luminary

At Hyper Luminal, creative collaboration is the key to success. Team members are given a range of responsibilities in a flat hierarchy to enable a fully team driven games development process. Your role at Hyper Luminal will be to bring life to our worlds through the creation of rich, expressive characters, helping Hyper Luminal to continue to raise its quality bar and reach beyond what is expected of a small development team. We value your commitment and strive to ensure all team members are included in a range of after-work activities to help prosper their curiosity and creativity. Including exciting games nights, delicious dinners and unique team based events.

Fancy working at Hyper Luminal? Then get in touch!

If you want to work at Hyper Luminal Games then we want to hear from you. Send us your details along with a current CV and portfolio to careers@hyperluminalgames.com

If no positions are available but you would still love to work with us then don’t worry, drop us a message anyway!