Senior 3D Artist

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October 4, 2020
Full Time
Hove, UK

**This position has been closed.** 

Come and join the Futur!

The FuturLab team are looking to hire an experienced Senior 3D Artist who is keen to create high quality, stylised art in a variety of areas within each game production.

Working with our Lead Artist, you will have responsibility for creating the assets in our games, and will be comfortable turning your hand to a wide range of 3D game art production skills, from modeling, texturing, VFX, to lighting, shaders and look dev. As one of the more experienced artists on the team, you will also mentor the junior artists to continually improve standards and art processes.

FuturLab are in the unique position of having complete creative control of our own IP and the backing of a platform holder. This position is ideal for someone who is keen to have their ideas listened to and will enjoy seeing their own work highly visible within a finished product. It’s important that you are proactive, positive and care about creating high quality and fun experiences.

Job description

  • Primarily responsible for creating games and bringing them up to the visual target.
  • Ensuring that all game artwork is produced to the highest possible quality.
  • Mentoring less experienced artists.
  • Assist the Lead Artist to define any art processes and pipelines to be implemented.
  • Working with the Creative Director to create uniquely artistic visuals with style and flair.
  • Working with the Producer to schedule art tasks


  • Served as senior or lead artist in a previous role.
  • At least 5 years industry experience.
  • Strong artistic fundamentals.
  • Comfortable with 3DS Max/Blender, Unity, Substance Designer/Painter, Zbrush, 3d Coat, photoshop
  • Excellent hard surface and organic modeling, look dev, lighting and scene setup.
  • Creating concepts, animation, rigging, vfx, shader knowledge, scripting a plus.
  • Ability to effectively itemise tasks and assign realistic time scales to them.
  • Able to take ownership over certain aspects of the game.
  • Strong communication skills with a friendly, helpful and positive demeanor.


  • Competitive salary dependent on experience + performance related bonus.
  • Generous pension scheme.
  • Private healthcare.
  • Relocation package.
  • Staff referral bonus.
  • 28 days holiday + duvet days.
  • Friday fun drinks.
  • Regular social activities.
  • Two weeks of studio closure over the Christmas period.
  • Free fresh fruit.
  • Free iced treats in the Summer.
  • Free locally roasted, Small Batch Coffee and Specialty Teas.
  • Free eye test + standard glasses for display work.
  • Birthday Cake.

FuturLab foster an inclusive and welcoming culture, we actively encourage candidates of all backgrounds to apply. Check out the Life at FuturLab page ( for reasons why you’d love working here!

We typically receive a high number of applicants and therefore favour candidates who have taken time to include a cover letter. We love to hear about you, about what makes you tick and how you meet the requirements of the role. We are especially interested in any examples of relevant work.

If you have the skills, experience and passion for the role then please get in touch as we’d love to hear from you!

Sadly, candidates without a valid UK work Visa cannot be considered – FuturLab do not have a license to sponsor candidates outside of the EU. Candidates must be willing to relocate / commute to our studio in Hove once deemed safe following Covid-19. We offer UK and EU nationals a relocation package to help move to the area.

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