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Concept Artist

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Aardvark Swift
Employer Aardvark Swift
Category Art/Animation
Salary £Negotiable DOE
Type
Location UK - Midlands
Reference 8532_PB345CA

My client is an independent developer with a track record for delivering innovative, world class games that surprise, entertain and delight their players.

Since their inception they have delivered more than 75 titles across all formats, and have helped create and build some of the industries biggest franchises and a host of successful new IPs.

They are now looking for a experienced Concept Artist: to join their team.

Overview of the job:

A new position for an Experienced Concept Artist has opened up in their awesome Studio in Warwick. This position involves creating 2D (and possibly 3D) Concept Art, including both Characters and Environments, primarily for iOS and Android platforms.

Requirements for the job:

? Defining look & feel of the game through your concept art and have the personal and professional portfolio to prove it.
? You?re passionate about ? and have good knowledge of ? character & environment design, art and culture.
? Ability to create unique and original concept characters & environments.
? Proactively assist in defining art pipelines and best practices against industry benchmarks.
? You have an exceptional understanding of form and anatomy.
? You can drive a character concept's evolution from rough concepts to a final tight production board.
? The ability to draught out a variety of concepts & styles at speed to fit within the design constraints before game assets are created.

Skills and Experience required:

? Excellent 2D background, ideally including some pixel work.
? Use of Photoshop and Illustrator.
? Willing to work with Engineers to work within the technical limitations of the platform.
? Self Organised and willing to participate in team meetings.

For more information on the role or to apply, please contact Peter Broughton at Aardvark Swift on +44 (0) 1709 834777 or e-mail Peter.Broughton@Aswift.com