3D Character Art Manager

Hidden Leaf Games
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June 6, 2022
Full Time

Hidden Leaf Games is an indie game development studio founded with the mission of delivering a world-class experience that focuses on competition, progression and social play. We believe games are meant to be played together, regardless of skill level or platform. At our core, we’re players who deeply value the social and community interactions that competitive moments have to offer. We believe that competitive games create lasting moments and are committed to recreating that experience for others to enjoy.

We are looking for a 3D Character Art Manager to join our 3D Character Art Team to help deliver amazing 3D Character models and help shape the direction of the team. The 3D Character Art Manager will work closely with the Art Director and Concept Art team to make sure that the models and textures stand out and help bring our characters to life.


  • Help Develop and evolve efficient growth processes to level up the efficiency of the character team
  • Partner with leadership in developing a career path and managing team development
  • Partner up with leadership and producers in evaluating craft level and deadline defficiencies to help the team overcome obstacles
  • Build outsourcing strategies and necessary documentation to ensure internal and external teams are set up for success
  • Create a diverse and inclusive team where all members feel they have a voice and are welcome
  • Act as the bridge between Creative Direction, Art Direction, and Production Leadership

Required Qualifications:

  • At least 5-7+ years of relevant industry or professional experience
  • At least 3-4+ years of experience managing or leading teams
  • Strong understanding of stylized hand-painted 3D Art process and pipeline
  • Advanced knowledge in 3D sculpting, modeling and textures

Desired Qualifications:

  • Experience with 3D production pipelines and its stages
  • Understanding of visual industry quality standard and what Great visuals look like
  • Experience working in several tools, pipelines, and game engines
  • Experience managing 3D Artists and providing actionable feedback to help improve their craft

About Us

We're a venture-funded game studio based across the world looking to create games meant to be played with anyone, anywhere. Our mission is to create core PvP games that focus on competitive mastery, core progression and social play. If you're looking to join a team that allows tons of creative freedom, ownership and moves fast, please apply!

We're hiring artists, animators, designers, engineers, producers, QA, and a UX director. Click here to view (and share) all of our open roles.

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