Freelance Character Artist - Airship Interactive

Freelance Character Artist


  • Location: Worldwide
  • Job Type: Freelance
  • Salary: Competitive Day Rate

Airship Interactive is the leading end-to-end external art and co-development studio for the global gaming industry.

We have collaborated with the biggest names in the industry and carved a solid reputation on the back of our results. EA, 2K, Guerrilla, Sony, 343 Industries, Ubisoft and Microsoft are just a few of the companies that trust us to breathe life into their flagship titles!

Our crewmates are fueled by passion within the games industry, innovation to remain competitive, agile and efficient in the fast-paced world of video games development. We are reliable in producing quality work ensuring our clients get the products they need within the timeframe required. We are currently looking to grow our talent pool for Character Artists to help deal with the demand of our new projects!

The requirements of a Character Artist can vary from project to project therefore we are always open to seeing people with different experience and backgrounds.


 Key Responsibilities:

  • Create high-quality, anatomically accurate character models based on project briefs and reference materials.
  • Develop high-quality textures for 3D models.
  • Be available to work in a “live” capacity with our teams (preferably within UK time zones)


  • Professional experience creating a range of characters with a portfolio showing examples of work that shows examples of Low and High Poly assets and characters.
  • Develop high-quality textures for 3D models.
  • Proficient in digital sculpting, modeling, UV mapping, and texturing
  • Experience working with relevant software such as: Maya, Marvelous Designer, Substance Painter, Zbrush, Photoshop, Blender.
  • Experience working with Realtime engines such as Unreal and Unity.
  • Strong English communication skill both written and verbal.
  • Have some experience with hard surface modelling.


  • Experience working with Houdini is a plus.
  • Experience with rigging and animation is preferred, but not required.


Please submit your application to demonstrating your experience and skills in 3D character modeling and texturing. Applications without a portfolio will not be considered.

Airship Interactive is an equal opportunities employer and encourages candidates of all backgrounds to apply.