Senior 3D Character Artist CRITICAL FORCE / Kajaani/Helsinki/remote

PUBLISHED: February 22, 2023


 Critical Force is the creator of the successful mobile FPS title Critical Ops and one of the leading mobile shooter game developers in the world. Our team is a mix of industry veterans and emerging talent with a common mission to bring unique shooter games to mobile platforms. We have worked hard to foster a team spirit that’s honest, trusting, and player-centric with a true emphasis on continuous learning.

We seek a highly skilled and experienced Senior 3D Character Artist to join our team at Critical Force. We are a well-established company specializing in developing cutting-edge mobile shooter games.

As a Senior 3D Character Artist, you will be responsible for creating high-quality, realistic, and engaging 3D character models for our game. You will be working closely with the Art Lead and the development team to ensure that the character models meet the artistic and technical standards of the game.



  • Create high-quality, highly detailed 3D character models, textures, and rigs.
  • Work closely with the art lead and the development team to ensure the character models meet the artistic and technical standards of the game.
  • Ensure that the character models are optimized for performance on mobile devices.
  • Participate in the creative process of character design and animation, offering new and innovative ideas.
  • Maintain strong attention to detail, ensuring that all character models are of the highest quality.
  • Stay up-to-date with industry trends and advancements in 3D character modeling and animation.
  • Mentor junior artists and provide constructive feedback on their 3D workflow.



  • At least 5+ years of experience in 3D character modeling for video games
  • Strong portfolio demonstrating expertise in character design, modeling, and texturing
  • Strong understanding of anatomy, rigging, and animation principles
  • Proficiency in industry-standard 3D modeling software, such as Maya, Blender, ZBrush, and Substance Painter
  • Experience with 2D software such as Photoshop
  • Excellent communication and teamwork skills
  • Passion for mobile shooter games and a strong interest in the military genre


You can also Wow us with

  • Experience with 3D clothing software such as Marvelous Designer
  • Strong understanding of PBS and its application in 3D character production
  • Experience with Unity and knowledge of the integration of 3D characters in the game environment
  • Being efficient with time management and understanding a product goal


We offer a competitive salary, comprehensive benefits, and the opportunity to work on exciting projects with a talented team. If you are passionate about character art and want to take your skills to the next level, please apply today!


Critical Force is a Finnish game company with offices in both Kajaani and Helsinki. We are focusing on shooter games for mobile. We strive to create games that are fun to play on both casual and competitive levels. Our flagship game is the first-person shooter Critical Ops, which has been downloaded over 100 million times worldwide and has become a trailblazer in electronic sports played on mobile devices. We all share a passion for our creations, from interns to senior developers. We pride ourselves on our friendly and focused team atmosphere.

We provide the opportunity to work remotely or from either of our offices – in Kajaani, experiencing an international feeling with a small-town vibe next to nature – or in Helsinki – in the heart of a bustling games capital. For remote work, terms may apply depending on the location.


  • Opportunity to join an award-winning game studio
  • Transparent and caring company culture
  • The option to choose where you work: Helsinki office, Kajaani office, or remote
  • Opportunity for fully-remote work
  • Robust benefits. incl. comprehensive health care and insurance, and dental care
  • Flexible working environment and autonomous veteran team