Concept Artist - Forza Team

Playground Games
Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
Job type: Permanent

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Job Description

Playground Games is looking for a Concept Artist who can help realise our game vision and work alongside award-winning technical and creative talent.

As a Concept Artist you will be instrumental in designing environments, vehicles, characters, props and set concepts.

You will work in conjunction with the Art Director to transform ideas and into inspiring concepts and production imagery. You must have a strong grasp for visual design and excellent foundation skills. You must be flexible, highly motivated and detail conscious.

A background in Fine Art is also desirable (but not essential) for this role.

This is an excellent opportunity for experienced, creative artists who are looking to further their career with an ambitious developer.

Skills & Requirements

  • Excellent foundation skills
  • A Strong understanding of visual design principles
  • Excellent understanding of light and colour
  • Excellent understanding of silhouettes and value relationships
  • The ability to capture key moods/elements/lighting in the early stages of your work
  • An eye for detail
  • Excellent communication skills
  • A passion for games

Additional Information

  • Relocation assistance is offered

How to Apply

About the Company

Playground Games is currently looking for World-class talent to join a brand new open-World project, set within a genre entirely new to the studio. If you’re the kind of artist who relishes the notion of helping to define compelling universes rich in story and detail, then make sure to check out the available job postings below.

Established in 2010, Playground Games was formed by bringing together some of the most experienced and talented developers from the UK industry; all with the vision of developing genre-defining titles for a global audience. Since then, Playground has created four critically-acclaimed, award-winning hits in Forza Horizon, Forza Horizon 2, Forza Horizon 3, and Forza Horizon 4 and become a Microsoft first-party studio.