Concept Character Artist

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
  • An attractive salary package with private medical services and meal tickets
  • Easy-to-access headquarter located in Charles de Gaulle Plaza

Want to apply to this awesome job?

Send us your application here: careers@amberstudio.com.