Concept Artist

Concept Artist

Ready At Dawn is looking for talented and passionate developers to help us push the boundaries of gameplay, art and story-telling. We are in the pre-production phase of an exciting new AAA third-person action console title, based on a brand new original IP we are creating. In addition, we are also in full production on a cutting edge VR experience, in partnership with Oculus. Our team is growing, so come join one of the preeminent independent video-game developers in the world.

The Concept Artist is responsible for creating original and imaginative concept art for characters, environments and other game assets. A successful candidate is expected to present a clear and comprehensive process of research and exploration that supports their final art, and have a strong understanding of efficient ideation techniques. The ability to work both independently and in cooperation with Leads and other Artists to complete assignments and a demonstration of strong artistic interpretation skills is also required.

Requirements:

  • Outstanding portfolio that demonstrates a strong artistic style and design sensibility
  • Strong use of research and reference material that supports idea generation and problem solving
  • Excellent drawing skills in both traditional and digital formats, experience in Photoshop, Painter, etc.
  • Superior eye for light, value, color and composition
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to take direction and accept critical review of your work
  • Require knowledge of human anatomy, traditional painting and drawing methods, and experience in Photoshop.
  • Familiarity with and passion for games

Additional Skills (Pluses):

  • Strong understand of general 3d and game art production techniques
  • Some basic Maya experience (or comparable 3d software)
Ready At Dawn is looking to hire a Concept Artist at their Irvine, CA, USA location. Job contains the tags AR, AAA, Maya, Photoshop, Painter, Concept and Art.
Job discovered on 1/14/2020