We are looking for a talented Concept Artist to join our team working on an exciting new project at Splash Damage. Working closely with our Leads you will be tasked with developing ideas from the initial concept stages through to the polished production illustrations. You should be experienced in both designing and illustrating and you should have a strong understanding of fundamentals like form, function, perspective, light and design.
- Create high quality 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
Essential Skills and Experience
- 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
- Good communication ability to receive and provide clear feedback
- Passion for game development and working closely with other disciplines
Preferred Skills and Experience
- Strong traditional artistic skills
- A well rounded portfolio
- Good self-motivation and self-management skills
- Proficiency with 3D Software and Game Engines such as Unreal
- Experience working with, mentoring and managing junior artists
- Previously shipped video game titles
- Knowledge and experience of multiplayer games
PERKS & BENEFITS
Alongside our brand-new headquarters, stocked up drinks fridge and a never-ending supply of coffee, all of our roles come complete with the following perks and benefits:
- Private medical insurance that will covers you, your partner, and children
- Private dental insurance that significantly reduces cost of dentistry for you, your partner, and children
- Pension scheme where the company matches your contribution
- Complimentary gym membership
- Free eye tests + discounted glasses
- Quarterly revenue share after 1 year of service
- Brand new state of the art office
- Life drawing classes, and massage allowance
- Free fruit juices and soft drinks + Beer and pastries on a Friday.
- Childcare voucher scheme
- Employee assistance program
- Referral fee
Find out more on our Perks & Benefits page.
Splash Damage offers a fun, friendly and relaxed working environment. Everyone here shares a passion for video games / shooting people in the face and that shows in daily office life. We also regularly get together for social events like pub quizzes, cinema nights, football, and company parties.
Find out more on our Culture page.