Senior Concept Artist

Senior Concept Artist Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Senior Concept Artist to join our team.

Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate the delivery of a high quality game experience within time and budget constraints;
  • Track and update the progress of day-to-day tasks using designated tracking tools;
  • Raise the bar with visuals and creative problem solving;
  • Utilize traditional 2D illustration skills to create readable character, environment, and prop concepts that translate well into 3D art assets;
  • Exhibit prototyping skills while maintaining good architecture;
  • Creation of marketing imagery for web-based content;
  • Collaborate with key stakeholders and take full ownership and responsibility for building, shipping, and maintaining core features;
  • Develop an understanding of paid customer acquisition and work with product owners to design, execute, and monitor acquisition campaigns;
  • Take the lead to create art styles and execute on steps needed to realize that goal;
  • Communicate and collaborate with key stakeholders to confirm task direction and consistency of own work;
  • Participate in compiling data, charts, and visual assets for the creation of team-wide presentations;
  • Contribute to building and maintaining a strong, open, and supportive office and company culture through regular, transparent communication;
  • Draw and paint to create design sketches and final illustrations of compelling characters and worlds;
  • Accurately estimate tasks;
  • Take high-level feedback from Art Director and other creative leads and turn into positive results.

Requirements:

  • Strong traditional art skills expressed through a grasp of composition, anatomy, color theory, architecture, fashion, and graphic design;
  • Containerized application development, especially using Docker;
  • Convenient Location In Redwood Shores, Accessible By Caltrain With Free Shuttles To Our Offices;
  • Exceptional at creating 2D art, from rapid ideation to delivering final polished visuals;
  • Passion for video games;
  • Strong communication skills and excellent visual storytelling;
  • Highly proficient with Photoshop or similar software. Skills using Illustrator and After Effects preferred;
  • Experience working on live games;
  • Strong familiarity with Bethesda Game Studios titles;
  • Bachelor’s degree in art, design, or related field;
  • High proficiency using Excel, Google Sheets, and similar tools;
  • Bachelor’s degree in software engineering, computer science, or related field required;
  • Previous Android and iOS development experience;
  • 2-3 shipped titles;
  • 5 years minimum experience as a Concept Artist for interactive media.