Character Artist

Art Other, Romania


Description

We are looking for a passionate, experienced Concept Character Artist to join our gaming art studio.

 

About the Role:

 

As a concept artist, you'll need to:

  • create quick and detailed drawings and paintings of characters (including creation of thumbnails and wireframes)
  • use traditional and technological approaches to create designs in 2D through drawing and painting
  • efficiently interpret briefs
  • explain and pitch your ideas clearly to the client and design team
  • respond positively to client feedback
  • adapt and refine your work based on client response
  • maintain good communication with the client
  • be confident using creative software and technologies e.g. Photoshop, Maya, Painter
  • research topics and information for points of reference and ideas to use in your designs
  • create specification sheets, accurately noting dimensions and details for others to follow
  • meet strict deadlines.

 

Artistic background needed:


- 2D skills - Adobe Photoshop proficient (ability to create tillable and specific textures);
- Good notion of proportions and a good eye for the detail.

Nice to have technical skills
- Knowledge of the technical constraints linked to real time, 3D engines and level editors is a plus;
- Knowledge of other 2D software is considered a plus;
- Knowledge of Z brush is considered a plus;

- Experience in drawing ;
- Previous experience working in the gaming industry is considered a plus;
- Leadership skills are considered a plus.

 

Other skills:

 

  • Superior eye for light, shade, color, and detail in crafting texture maps and materials
  • Good hand painted texturing skill
  • Ability to understand the needs of a project and stay within the style of the project.
  • Proficiently communicates with team members (Concept Artists, Art Directors), Production, Design and other departments

 

Required Application Materials

  • Reel or Portfolio demonstrating technical skills

 

Our Offer

  • A diverse portfolio of projects in which you will be involved based on your skill set and desire for professional development
  • An ideation team where you can bring your creative ideas which will be equally valued as your artistic expertise
  • Great work environment, awesome people to work with