Concept Artist

Concept Artist
  • $35 - $48 per Hour
  • Temporary
  • Redmond WA, United States Redmond KING United States 98052
Job Ref: JO000109927
Sector: IT
Date Added: 07 January 2021

Concept Artist

Concept Artist with Photoshop and Video Game industry experience is needed to create high-quality artwork in a broad range of styles and finish levels, from storyboards and sketches to polished color concept work. The Concept Artist should be confident in programs like Photoshop and Illustrator and versed in Animate/Flash, or equivalent programs, as well as knowledge of current visualization processes and techniques. This is a long term contract position and the candidate is allowed to work remote. The Concept Artist mast have experience playing Minecraft.

Responsibilities for the Concept Artist

  • Work with Art Director and experience designers to create all levels of conceptualization in 2d art and product visualizations.

  • Maintain consistency of the appropriate style across a project, under the direction of the Art Director

  • Primarily responsible for providing UI mockups, design sketches, and detailed concept drawings of new scenarios to be implemented by our team of game artists.

  • Primarily responsible for rendering detailed scenic/environmental drawings and/or digital paintings in 2D, sometimes based on primitive 3D geometry provided by designers and artists, sometimes based off builds or even photographs… there is a wide variety of work.

  • Secondarily responsible for supporting other teams with story boards and other forms of visualizations.

  • Secondarily responsible for the creation of final assets for use in the product and user interface

Requirements for the Concept Artist

  • 3+ years working in production as a concept artist for video games.

  • AA/BFA preferred, or can demonstrate through portfolio an industry standard level of art

  • Strong Expert knowledge in Photoshop.

  • A strong foundation in traditional media

  • Passion for pushing the visual direction while also supporting the needs of the team

  • Experience playing Minecraft extensively.

  • A Strong portfolio featuring digital and traditional media.The portfolio must include both professional work and personal work showing work from sketch work to polished pieces.

  • A Firm grasp of using color and lighting techniques to create mood, definition, atmosphere and depth.

  • Examples of design and rendering of both architectural and organic spaces, interior and exterior environments


  • 2D animation skills

  • Illustrator knowledge for visualization purposes

  • After Effects Experience, specifically motion graphics skills

  • Files for resource packs created for Minecraft


  • Examples of concepts you have visualized

  • Examples of 2D pixel art \ UI art

  • Examples of Minecraft creations

“Employer will not sponsor applicants for work visas for this position.”

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31/01/2021 12:00:00
USD 35.00 35.00
Contact Consultant:
Ian Mulloy

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