Our client is a growing game development studio with an established reputation as one of Europe's leading game companies. They are now looking for a Senior Character Artist to design cultures, peoples and costumes for their future projects.
What you will do:
You will work with the Art Director and a team of 2D and 3D artists to establish the direction for their character designs on upcoming projects;
You will design individual characters in accordance with the established art style, the game design and the narrative requirements;
You will create briefs and other materials to collaborate with other departments, artists and external parties;
You will collaborate with and provide feedback to the 3D team via paint/sculpt-overs;
You will create key art and mood paintings to establish tone, game mechanics, and/or story beats as needed;
You will create key art and other graphics for marketing and promotional materials, as needed.
Who you are:
You have at least 5 years of professional creative experience in the field of Games, Film or Art Design;
You’re self-motivated, a team player, and in possession of good written, visual and verbal communication skills;
You have impeccable taste and you know how to avoid the trodden path;
You draw from diverse, eclectic and sometimes unconventional influences;
You have world-class illustration and design skills, as well as expert-level knowledge of gesture, composition, anatomy, color theory, values, form, shape language, and silhouette;
You are skilled in 2D digital content tools such as Photoshop, Painter, etc. with reasonable knowledge of 3D tools such as zBrush;
You’re a positive, open-minded collaborator who appreciates feedback.
You have shipped AAA PC or console titles as a character concept artist
All applications MUST contain a portfolio of work.
Ref: 3050.. We are an equal opportunities recruitment agency that values diversity and does not discriminate. We encourage clients to welcome applicants from all backgrounds