Senior Illustrator

Rockstar Games NYC
New York, NY, USA
Job type: Permanent

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Job Description

Rockstar Games is looking for highly talented artists to work out of its NYC based office. The successful candidate will be working on a variety of exciting, creative, and cutting edge projects. The ability to work quickly and efficiently as part of a team, take direction, and maintain a positive attitude under pressure is crucial.


  • Develop key art images for packaging, advertising, print and the web.
  • Develop character illustrations from concept and sketches to finished product.
  • Mimic pre-existing art styles.
  • Develop new art styles.
  • Develop branding-based illustrations.

Skills & Requirements


  • Very strong working knowledge of Photoshop.
  • Working knowledge of Illustrator and Adobe Creative Suite is a plus.
  • Working knowledge and understanding of print and production processes is advantageous.
  • Passion for contemporary culture, including video games, film and art.


  • Exceptional traditional life drawing and painting skills. Knowledge of anatomy, perspective, composition, and use of color is essential.
  • Exceptional sketching ability for developing illustration concepts.
  • Ability to work in a variety of styles is essential, ranging from very graphic to photo realistic.

Additional Information

  • Relocation assistance is offered

How to Apply

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Please note - a portfolio is required as part of an application for this role.

About the Company

The New York City office is our worldwide publishing headquarters and home to our marketing, public relations, and product development departments. With years of experience producing and releasing titles such as Grand Theft Auto, L.A. Noire, Red Dead Redemption, Max Payne, Midnight Club and many others, Rockstar Games is the ideal landing spot for any talented and qualified individual who is dedicated to working on some of the best games in the industry.

The team in New York City is comprised of hard working, self-motivated individuals whose talents are as diverse and eclectic as the city itself. Immersed in culture, music, performing arts, and all other forms of entertainment, our team brings a bit of New York into everything Rockstar creates.