Exceptional Concept Artist needed for Video Game Developer
This opportunity is for someone seeking a Regular, Full-time gig! The position is located in a suburb of Dallas, TX and requires relocation (company provides relo assistance).
Use your EXCEPTIONAL TALENT to visually convey the Designer’s story thru pictures! As the Concept Artist, you put the Game Designer’s ideas into a visual medium! You will use your traditional hand drawing skills to create the first images of humans, animals, objects and environments/landscapes for our up coming hit games!!!
Create clear, dramatic art using traditional hand drawing, sketching
Able to digitize or scans pencil drawings or other artwork as required
Ability to work successfully within large team, with other artists, software engineers and designers
Able to prioritize and meet deadlines
Responsible for completing tasks assigned per schedule
Strong hand drawing skills
Education / Work Experience:
Applicable BFA degree in Art related field (Illustration, Computer Animation, Graphic Design)
Exceptional traditional 2D (hand drawing) skills
Proficient with 2D art software tools (Photoshop, Illustrator/Freewave, Director, etc.)
Familiar with 3D art software tools (Maya, 3D Studio Max, etc.)
Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
Able to take art direction, including constructive critiques, well
Previous experience using a Wacom tablet is a plus!
Strong work ethic (willing to work additional hours when necessary) and self motivated
Interested applicants should forward portfolio to:
Paradigm Entertainment, Inc.
1628 Valwood Pkwy
Carrollton, TX 75006
Fax (972) 488-6317 email@example.com
The portfolio should contain several samples of your work demonstrating your EXCEPTIONAL traditional 2D talent. Please include samples of humans, animals, environments (internal & external) and objects. You may send an electronic or hard copy portfolio with your resume. Resumes with work samples will be given priority over those resumes that are received without work samples.
My name is Jason Hazelroth and I'd love to work for a company like your. I'm skilled in both traditional and digital art and I have experience with MAYA. I have worked on a Mod game called Nuclear Dawn for the past year and have gained considerable concepting skill from the experience. I am currently work at Polaris in the design department but my dream is to work in the videogame industry. If you're interested please visit my site at http://jasianinvasion.com/
Thanks for you time and I hope to hear from you soon.