Character Concept Artist

Bluepoint Games
Austin, TX, USA
Job type: Permanent

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Job Description

Bluepoint is seeking a CHARACTER CONCEPT ARTIST that has experience with creating a diverse visual range of characters, creatures, and organic related game assets. A solid grasp of form, structure, color, and light for 3D art assets is essential.

Please note: This is not an entry-level position.

Responsibilities

  • Working closely with the Art Director, establish a consistent visual direction for mood and characters by creating inspiring concept art that will be used to guide in-game content and promotional material.
  • Produce work in an efficient and timely manner, on schedule.
  • Work closely with colleagues to foster a highly communicative, coordinated team effort.
  • Ensure quality of related assets by maintaining responsibility over your work throughout the project's development

Skills & Requirements

Requirements

  • Excellent traditional artistic skills with a strong grasp of anatomy, composition, color theory, perspective, lighting, and costume design.

  • Proficiency in life drawing (drawing from life and reference) as well as a strong imagination and a willingness to push the envelope, to innovate within the parameters of the game's world.

  • Strong communication - excellent visual storytelling and written skills.

  • Strong interpersonal skills - able to interact with team members of different disciplines.

  • Positive attitude and outlook, self-motivated, and a great team-player.

Additional Information

  • Relocation assistance is offered

How to Apply

If you meet the requirements specified above and you feel the potential calling you, please email your resume and materials to jobs@bluepointgames.com. Include “CHARACTER CONCEPT ARTIST” and your name and in the subject line.

If you currently reside outside of the US, please state whether you are legally authorized to work in the US.

About the Company

The Bluepoint team is preparing for our next remake of a classic. Want to be part of creating something special, a game millions of gamers are eagerly anticipating?

Bluepoint Games is a small studio with big ideas, always looking for elite game development talent to join our family. If you too stand for quality and attention to detail, then join us in delivering nothing less than the games fans want to play.

Since our inception in 2006, Bluepoint Games has worked on many critically acclaimed franchises such as God of War, Ico, Shadow of the Colossus, Metal Gear Solid, Flower, Gravity Rush, Titanfall, and Uncharted.

For these reasons and many others - Hill Country, lakes, and live music; an inspired university town with a thriving high-tech industry and creative community - we proudly call Austin home. We're confident you'll love it here too!