Artiste de Personnages Sénior.e / Senior Character Artist - IRON MAN



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Montreal, QC, Canada
Posted on Wednesday, August 16, 2023

Artiste de Personnages Sénior.e / Senior Character Artist - IRON MAN

Location: Montreal, QC, Canada


Requisition Number:179424
Can this position be remote?: No

We are a global team of creators, storytellers, technologists, experience originators, innovators and so much more. We believe amazing games and experiences start with teams as diverse as the players and communities we serve. At Electronic Arts, the only limit is your imagination.

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Our motive is to create innovative action games within iconic worlds where every player feels like the hero. Let’s say that again—iconic worlds, where every player feels like the hero.

Our passion has taken us from imagining dogfighter pilots in Star Wars™: Squadrons, to re-creating Isaac Clarke onboard the Ishimura in Dead Space™, and now to building an original Iron Man action-adventure video game. 

 We believe in sharing our passion with our community, and with each other by having transparent discussions, by practicing an inclusive culture, and by nurturing a continuous growth mindset. Our approach feels simple, but it leads to the best work of our careers, and as a team, building unique and immersive experiences.

Motive is looking for a Senior Character Artist to help grow our team of amazing artists. Working closely with the Art Director, other artists and partners across the team, you will create high-quality, highly realistic and iconic characters to help deliver an outstanding experience to our players.


  • You will sculpt high-resolution characters
  • Create clean game topology, UV’s and textures
  • Work with Production to manage the character art team’s daily activities
  • Work with other departments to ensure the Character art meets the game design needs
  • Help with character design
  • Work with the Art Director to enhance high visual quality of character models
  • Partner with engineers and tech artists to develop a character art pipeline
  • Mentor both our character teams through feedback
  • Communicate the visual design of the characters through art specifications, style guides, and reference material
  • Help establish workflows and reference material for outsourcing
  • Provide feedback to outsourcing partners
  • Manage the character outsourcing pipeline and provide feedback to partners
  • You will report to the Lead Artist

Qualifications : 

  • 7+ years of experience in a related field
  • Previous character experience within a game production environment
  • Experience with anatomy and fundamental art skills
  • Maya or similar 3D modeling software
  • Expert sculpting skills using ZBrush
  • Expert knowledge of PBR texture/material workflows
  • Experience with Marvelous Designer and clothing creation 
  • Real-time hair creation and high-res grooming
  • Hard surface modeling
  • Experience with Substance Painter or Mari
  • Experience with photogrammetry
  • Understanding of rigging and skinning
  • Knowledge of FACS based facial blendshape creation
  • Passion for collaboration with other artists, designers, and programmers


About Electronic Arts

Everything we do is designed to inspire the world to play. Through our cutting-edge games, innovative services, and powerful technologies, we bring worlds with infinite possibilities to millions of players and fans around the globe.

We’re looking for collaborative and inclusive people with diverse perspectives who will enrich our culture and challenge us. We take a holistic approach with our benefits program, focusing on physical, emotional, financial, career, and community wellness to support our people through every chapter of life. We provide comprehensive benefit packages and support for a balanced life with paid time off and new parent leave, plus free games and so much more. Our goal is to provide a safe and respectful workplace that empowers you to thrive in both work and life.

Electronic Arts is an equal opportunity employer. All employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, genetic information, religion, disability, medical condition, pregnancy, marital status, family status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We will also consider employment qualified applicants with criminal records in accordance with applicable law. EA also makes workplace accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities as required by applicable law.

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