Principal Concept Artist – AAA Games Studio – London, UK

Location: London, United Kingdom Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #26127 Posted: 2 months ago

Project: AAA Games Studio

OPMs client is looking for talented individuals who translate ideas into tangible designs that inform the aesthetics of the worlds that the player will eventually move around, the characters they’ll meet and the props that they might wield.

They trust their Principal Concepts Artists to not only visualise other people’s ideas but to build upon them in collaboration. Creating the rough initial sketches as well as filling in the missing finishing details.

They are looking for a generalist Principal Concept Artist to join our growing teams of talented developers, helping us to create exciting games that are expertly built and enjoyed by millions.


  • An up-to-date portfolio with examples showing complete ideation processes.
  • A grounding in traditional artistic skills with a demonstrable application of composition, light and colour.
  • A strong sense of silhouette, form and proportion.
  • Skills in rendering convincing surface material types.
  • Proficiency with industry standard painting software such as Photoshop.
  • Excellent communication skills and a collaborative mind set.
  • A professional approach to giving and receiving constructive feedback.
  • The ability to work well self-directing and within a team.


  • Create high quality artwork covering a broad spectrum of subject matter.
  • Communicate your ideas and thought processes through rapid iterative sketch work.
  • Produce profile drawings and breakdown sheets of final designs.
  • Work with the Lead Concept Artist and Art Director to maintain high quality visual designs in keeping with the projects visual direction.
  • Collaborate with other sub disciplines to ensure that signed off designs translate effectively into the game.
  • Coach and mentor junior level staff through knowledge sharing.


  • An understanding of video game pipelines and processes.
  • The ability to create sequential art and storyboards.
  • Basic hard surface 3D skills with Blender, SketchUp or other industry recognised applications.



Interested in finding out more about the studio and project? Apply now or call directly today on +44 1206 214 413!

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