Character Artist

  • aleja 3 Maja, Kraków, Poland
  • Full-time

Company Description

Our mission is this: we want to deliver bleeding edge, mature role-playing games with a deep focus on storytelling, and we want to wrap them in an honest, good value for money package gamers find worth their hard earned cash. We’d love all games and gamers to be treated like that, and we’re working hard every day to make that happen.

Job Description

CD PROJEKT RED was born out of raw passion for video games. Founded in 2013, the Cracow studio functions as a creatively independent studio working closely with the Warsaw team on it’s core properties including Cyberpunk 2077. At the moment, we are expanding our studio and we want to double or even triple our size in very short time.


Daily responsibilities

    • Creating high-quality humanoid characters and item assets.
    • Working closely with Animation and Technical departments.
    • Maintaining the production pipeline and meeting deadlines.



    • Solid experience as a Character Artist – at least 3 years in-house work.
    • Proven success in creating outstanding characters in AAA game.
    • Strong modeling and texturing skills in a diverse visual range of characters and creatures.
    • Strong understanding of human form and anatomy.
    • Software: Zbrush, Maya, Photoshop, Substance Painter (or similar programs).
    • Excellent communication skills and ability to work efficiently within a team.
    • Ability to easily communicate in English.
    • Traditional sculpture, drawing or painting skills are a plus.
    • Skinning rigging and animating skills are a plus.


    Additional Information


    • A modern and relaxed studio atmosphere with cutting-edge technologies..
    • A chance to work in an international environment in a booming industry.
    • A competitive salary and project based bonuses.
    • Private health care.
    • From 20 to to 26 days of paid vacation per year.
    • A step by step assistance and ‘Relocation Package’ for foreigners willing to establish in Poland.
    • Polish lessons for foreign employees.


    Artists should enclose a portfolio or link to an online portfolio to their application.

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