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Concept Artist

Posted on / 05.04.17

Visionary Realms is seeking Concept Artists for our upcoming fantasy MMORPG, Pantheon: Rise of the Fallen. Consistent with the Art Director’s prescribed visual identity for the title, the Concept Artist will visualize environments, characters, creatures, armor/weapons, color schemes and the overall mood and feel of the game. The candidate must be comfortable creating quick rough sketches, atmosphere thumbnails, and be able to articulate them to other department teams. Concept Artists should be able to generate higher quality and refined images if necessary. The images they create should inspire the team and help them visualize their ideas.

Responsibilities:

  • Deliver content on schedule that meets Environment, Character, and PR / Web specific requirements
  • Perform as a key contributor of the art pipeline production process
  • Use Photoshop or equivalent to implement 2D art
  • Understand the technical requirements of our efficient art pipeline, including intimate knowledge of tools used
  • Ensure all work asset output is clean and organized within each file as well as file structure and storage hierarchy

Requirements:

  • Strong traditional art skills
  • The ability to rapidly sketch ideas, both characters and environments
  • A strong ability to draw in perspective and think in three dimensions
  • Great use of light and shadow
  • A good grasp of concept development and design
  • Great communication skills, a drive to improve upon everything, and a motivation to make a difference is essential
  • Must be able to provide a demo reel or examples of professional work with a breakdown of your contributions to the projects/shots and an accompanying resume
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Self-motivated, with a strong work ethic

Location:

This position preferably located at Visionary Realms HQ in North San Diego County, California, however we will consider non-local applicants as well

To apply please send a cover letter along with your current resume to jobs0517@visionaryrealms.com