Concept Artist

Bad Rhino Games is seeking a talented Concept Artist to join our team. As a Concept Artist, you will collaborate closely with the Art Director to create digital concepts ranging from environment sketches and mood paintings to prop illustrations and character concepts. You should be comfortable creating concept designs on a tight production schedule. You should also have a strong understanding of hard surfaces, organic forms, architectural designs, and traditional art skills

Responsibilities

  • Visually interpret ideas and theories into high quality mood paintings and sketches to inspire and guide artists and game designers
  • Create designs that are accurate and clear; providing artistic and technical direction for artists and programmers
  • Ability to break down concepts into usable designs and layout sheets for modelers
  • Work closely with the art director to ensure artistic consistency and styling

Requirements

  • Strong sense of visual design for hard surfaces as well as organic forms
  • Strong background in traditional/digital art forms
  • Ability to create quick, rough sketches of ideas and concepts
  • Excellent communication skills. Must be able to thrive in a highly collaborative, team oriented environment
  • Strong work ethic, and ability to maintain high quality and consistent progress without constant supervision
  • Attention to detail and creative problem solving

Preferences

  • Previous experience in environment design or industrial design for games
  • Knowledge of hard and organic surfaces
  • Basic modeling skills in 3DS Max, Maya, or SketchUp is a plus
  • Having worked in a creative or game studio environment is a plus

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