Our Client designs and creates innovative games for mobile and tablet devices - the fastest growing sector of the games market. They are now looking for a passionate and dedicated concept artist to join their art team.
The Concept Artist will be a highly skilled and experienced individual comfortable with a variety of software packages including Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe After Effects and 3D Studio MAX/Maya. The role will involve the production of work on a number of gaming platforms including mobile, tablet, console and other devices. The chosen candidate will possess a strong ability to present their work to potential and existing clients to lead the company to future work opportunities.
What you need to do:
Create high quality concept art that can include gameplay shots, characters, objects, architecture and environments, user interface etc. in a range of art styles.
Actively participate in production and art team meetings.
Pitch concept art to potential and exciting clients.
The capacity to create beautiful concept art quickly, coherently and in a multitude of art styles.
Mentor junior members of the art team, helping to develop their skills and capacity.
Who you are:
Candidates will ideally have 3+ years of experience working on PC, console, handheld or mobile gaming platforms.
Will have a distinct ability to quickly create effective and coherent concept, illustrative and sketch art.
Show a strong foundation in traditional drawing skills as well as have a proven track record of multiple drawing styles.
Possess a strong ability to present their work to potential and existing clients.
Show evidence of excellent 2D art creation skills, animation, texturing, graphic design etc.
Show an ability to meet tight deadline and follow direction, technical process and schedules.
Experience with agile development processes and source control systems preferred.
3DSMax or Maya, including modelling, rigging, texturing, animation and lighting is a plus
Ability to multi-task across various projects and styles
Confident with client based pitches
A passion for games, ideally social, mobile and online games
Ref: 2381...We are an equal opportunities recruitment agency that values diversity and does not discriminate. We encourage clients to welcome applicants from all backgrounds.