Senior Concept Artist

Marina del Rey, Los Angeles

Interactive

Skydance Interactive is looking for a lead Concept Artist to join our team. Concept artists work directly with Art Director and Lead Artists to create awe-inspiring concepts and designs in alignment with a game’s art style. Maintaining the unique look and feel of our game is crucial for this position. We are interested in candidates with high levels of creative energy and passion for bringing dreams to life.
 
The concept artist will create a wide range of exciting and highly compelling illustrations for characters, weapons, and vehicles. The ideal candidate has experience with the full range of concept art including quick sketches, orthographic views, storyboards, mood concepts, and ‘paint-overs’ of block geometry from the game. 

Requirements

  • At least 4+ year working professionally as a concept/illustrator artist
  • Highly proficient skills using 2D Illustration packages (Photoshop, Illustrator, etc)
  • Expert knowledge and command of traditional art techniques: drawing, painting, color theory, proportion, anatomy, perspective, and composition
  • Strong knowledge of mechanical and vehicle design
  • Ability to visually communicate abstract ideas to the Art, Design, and Engineering teams
  • Provide a diverse portfolio of your concept/illustration work
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • BA, BFA or equivalent professional certification from a credited institution
  • Must have worked on 1+ shipped games

Plusses

  • Previous game, television, or film industry experience
  • Knowledge of art history, architecture, and contemporary culture media
  • Working knowledge of 3D modeling for concept (Sketchup, 3DS Max, MAYA)
  • Experience working on projects in VR, a strong plus
  • Graphic design experience

Skydance is a diversified media company founded by David Ellison in 2010 to create high quality, event-level entertainment for global audiences. The Company brings to life stories of immersive worlds across its feature film, television, interactive, and animation divisions.

Skydance is an equal opportunity employer committed to building and fostering a diverse, equitable, and inclusive workforce. We welcome and consider applicants for employment regardless of race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, citizenship, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, pregnancy status, military/veteran status, disability, or any other protected category.

 

Only applications submitted through the linked job form will be considered.

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