Job Description

For our next RPG for PC and home consoles, we are looking for several 2D concept artists (character and/or environment and/or props) to join us at our Paris-based Studio.

Join the development team behind GreedFall and The Technomancer!

Working under the Artistic Director, your main tasks will be to create 2D visuals of characters, equipment, or scenery, and to participate in defining the artistic vision of the whole game.

Our concept artists will develop all the necessary elements to build the graphic library of the game world, to inspire and assist the entire graphic production team.

This will be a freelance position, with frequent visits to our offices in Paris.

Responsabilities

Your tasks will mainly consist of:

  • Producing images in a semi-realistic style in accordance with a graphic charter defined by the Artistic Director
  • Making sketches or artworks in black and white or colour that meet specific production needs
  • Designing creatures, characters, armour and weapons in the defined visual style
  • Designing scenes (atmosphere, player view...) in environments in the defined visual style
  • Designing assets (detailed scenery or gameplay props) in environments and in the defined visual style

 

Candidate Profile

Qualifications

  • You have a solid foundation in traditional drawing techniques and in spatial visualisation
  • You have a perfect understanding of anatomy
  • You have a perfect understanding of composition, colouring, hues, atmospheres and light
  • You understand and know how to adapt to technical constraints and successive iterations
  • You have strong observational skills and a broad understanding of visual arts
  • Fluent French and English

Skills

  • Teamwork
  • Be an active listener
  • Have a positive, curious and pro-active attitude
  • Adobe Photoshop CS
  • Additional Information
  • Minimum 2 years experience, ideally in realistic and semi-realistic styles. We will pay particular attention to the quality of the portfolio presented
  • Experience in video games would be appreciated

 

Additional Information

Freelance

Start date: ASAP

Location: 39-41 rue Maurice Thorez, 94200 Ivry, Greater Paris, (depending on the ongoing pandemic) or working from home

Please provide:

  • CV and cover letter
  • Online portfolio (required, e.g. Artstation etc.), references, website (optional)

 

To: Head of Recruitment
Contact: jobs@spiders-games.com
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