Mediatonic is a team of over 300 exceptionally talented and seriously hardworking people. We devote our careers to crafting awesome original games in the hopes of bringing a little more joy into the world.

As a creative business, we recognise that creativity is best inspired by different experiences and perspectives. We strive to create a culture of belonging, where all our colleagues feel welcome, supported and diversity is celebrated. We passionately believe that games are for everyone, whether we’re playing or creating them.


What We Do

Push your artistic talent to the limit on a team of world-class environment, character and concept artists who strive to innovate and inspire.

What You'll Do

As a Character-focused Technical Artist, You will be able to bring our characters to the highest level by delivering efficient pipelines and tooling using your experience and artistic eye. You will offer creative technical solutions to our Art Lead's vision of the product. You are creative, technically flexible, capable of aligning with existing technologies and adapting or adding to them to meet our needs.

In this role, you will

  • Utilize expertise to supervise character pipelines in game development, ensuring the delivery of high-quality, efficient, and original characters aligned with the vision set by Art Leads

  • Demonstrate creative and technical flexibility, capable of adapting existing technologies or introducing new ones to meet project requirements effectively

  • Collaborate on varied aspects of character development and technical artistry

  • Approach tasks with a positive and humble mindset, coupled with a ""can do"" attitude, fostering an environment of encouragement and collaboration within the team

  • Provide mentorship, development, and coaching to junior Technical Artists, facilitating their growth and ensuring the consistent delivery of high-quality results across the team

  • Work collaboratively across the team, ensuring that everyone consistently delivers the best possible results by fostering an environment of cooperation and communication

What we're looking for

  • Extensive experience with Unreal Engine and Maya (UEFN and Unity knowledge a bonus)

  • An artistic leaning with creative sensibilities

  • Experience of Rigging

  • Developing Character-focused tooling

  • Experience overcoming technical animation challenges

  • Demonstrable Development of Character pipeline from inception through to implementation

  • Retargeting workflows


We pay 100% for benefits except for PMI (for dependents). Our current benefits package includes pension, private medical insurance, health care cash plan, dental insurance, disability and life insurance, critical illness, cycle to work scheme, flu shots, health checks, and meals. We also offer a robust mental well-being program through Modern Health, which provides free therapy and coaching for employees & dependents.

Note to Recruitment Agencies: Epic does not accept any unsolicited resumes or approaches from any unauthorized third party (including recruitment or placement agencies) (i.e., a third party with whom we do not have a negotiated and validly executed agreement). We will not pay any fees to any unauthorized third party. Further details on these matters can be found here.