Artist/Senior Artist

  • Art
  • Glasgow, United Kingdom

Artist/Senior Artist

Job description

In collaboration with the Art and Design teams, the Artist creates visual assets for the game including characters, scenery, props and user interface elements.

Requirements

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Create high quality visual assets in a timely fashion, within the constraints of the project and technology used.
  • Maintain a consistent art style for the game and ensure that it fits the game design requirements.
  • Able to spot gaps in the current design and provide creative solutions.
  • Create assets using an understanding of colour, composition, material properties, lighting, and form.

 

Required Skills:

  • At least 2 years industry experience, with one shipped title.
  • Experience of 2D and 3D game development.
  • Strong ability in Adobe Photoshop and Maya.
  • Knowledge of other industry-standard applications, such as 3DS Max and Z-Brush.
  • A good working knowledge of Unity.
  • Able to contribute ideas on the style of the game through strong concept art skills.
  • Self-motivated, with good organisational skills.
  • Good spoken and written communication skills.
  • An understanding of the full development cycle, with an appreciation for milestones and deadlines.

 

Desired Skills:

  • Degree in art or a related field.
  • Knowledge and ability in a variety of art styles.
  • A basic knowledge of rigging and skinning.
  • Experience of working in an agile environment.
  • A passion for making games and knowledge of current gaming trends.