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Lead Concept Artist – Console Games Studio – Sheffield, UK

Location: Sheffield, United Kingdom Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #24585 Posted: 5 months ago

This vacancy may offer a work-from-home start until it is safe to work in-house or relocate to the location.
 

Our cleint is looking for a highly creative Lead Concept Artist to join their Sheffield studio.
 
For the position, they are looking for versatility and rapid iteration; the ideal candidates will be keen to embrace every stylistic challenge, – and will have the kind of over-active imagination that never stops coming up with new ways to interpret a given brief or add an unexpected twist of surprise to every concept that comes their way, always striving to deliver excellent concept pieces as required for a project. 

Within this role you will:

  • This position is purely hands-on creation of concept pieces to drive the direction of a project and help communicate the Project Art Director’s stylistic vision throughout the team.
  • Responsible for creating and iterating on ideas whilst maintaining the artistic vision of the Project Art Director. 
  • Maintaining quality and consistency with the other members of the concept team. 
  • Fast concept and iteration of ideas across all aspects of the brief. 

Requirements:

  • Able to work in multiple artistic styles. 
  • High levels of aesthetic ability, judgement and eye for detail. 
  • Excellent composition, lighting and colour theory skills and appreciation. 
  • Excellent communication skills. 
  • Self-initiating, confident approach to their work; 
  • Keen understanding of cultural influences beyond games; movies, books, TV, comics etc. 
  • Ideas generation and iteration.
  • High quality illustrative pieces. 
  • Demonstrable talent across all concept disciplines, in particular figurative, environment and object work.   

Bonus:

  • Shipped at least one AAA title.
  • 3D modelling and rendering.
  • Experience working in film, TV, publishing.

Tagged as: Concept Art

Tags: Concept Art Categories: Art , Creative

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