Senior Concept Artist (Gears Franchise)

Splash Damage
Bromley, London, United Kingdom
Job type: Permanent

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Job Description

The Role

We are looking for a talented and experienced Senior Concept Artist to add to our growing team, to help us achieve the quality we strive for on our current and upcoming titles. Working closely with Art Directors and Art Leads you will be tasked with developing concepts from the initial concept stages through to polished production illustrations with your team of concept artists. You should be experienced in both design and illustration and you should have a strong understanding of art fundamentals like anatomy, form, function, perspective, light and design.

Responsibilities at a Glance

  • Create high-quality photo-realistic production concepts by painting in Photoshop.
  • Iterate on ideas using quick sketches and thumbnails.
  • Create clear communicative illustrations of finalized designs.
  • Work with the Art Director and Art Team to create and maintain high-quality visual designs.
  • Collaborate with the design team to solve problems where art and design meet.

Skills & Requirements

Required Skills and Experience

  • Strong portfolio of work with varying range of genres and styles.
  • Great artistic skills and demonstrable application of colour and light in painting.
  • Strong sense of design and composition and a good eye for detail and scale.
  • Ability to create functional designs.
  • Excellent communication ability to receive and provide clear feedback.
  • Video game studio experience and shipped titles.
  • Passion for game development and working closely with other disciplines.

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Strong traditional artistic skills.
  • Good self-motivation and self-management skills.
  • Knowledge and experience of multiplayer games.

Additional Information

  • Relocation assistance is offered

How to Apply

Please apply on our careers page :

We review every application which is sent to us and due to the amount we receive this can often cause a delay in our feedback response. Please provide your CV, Portfolio ( if necessary ) and a Cover Letter. As we receive hundreds of applications for our live roles try to make your application stand out from the rest, show us something fun and unique which really displays your character and assets!

About the Company

Splash Damage is famous for crafting blockbuster multiplayer experiences from our studio in Greater London. Our recent projects include multiplayer shooter Dirty Bomb and Gears of War 4.

We're currently expanding for exciting new projects on PC and console, and are looking for talented superstars to help build them.

We look after our staff with a comprehensive package of perks and benefits and have been awarded The Sunday Times’s Best Companies accreditation three years running. Come join us!