Concept Artist

Bungie - Bellevue, WA4.0

Full-timeEstimated: $48,000 - $63,000 a year
Bungie is looking for an exceptional Concept Artist who will work closely with the Art Director and Art Leads to establish the style and feel for the game universe in exciting new Bungie titles. You will also work closely with the production art team to help them envision what the finished results can be for the in-game content they are creating. As the ideal candidate, you should amaze us with creative designs and artwork and have the capability to inspire greatness in those around you.

Collaborate closely with the Art Director and other Concept Artists to produce quality designs that define and expand the look of the game
Create concept art for use by Production Artists to create their game content
Create thumbnails, sketches, model sheets and production paintings within deadline
Ensure that concept art is consistent with defined visual style for the game
Contribute original visual design ideas throughout pre-production and production
Create additional illustrated concepts for marketing and PR needs
Required Skills
Ability to quickly iterate concepts given input from the Art Director
Professional attitude and an ability to take constructive criticism
An exceptional understanding of mood, lighting and architecture with a keen eye towards form, shape, structure, and silhouette in regards to illustration and design
Superior eye for light, value, composition, color, staging and detail in environmental design
Strong foundation in the traditional arts, including, but not limited to, figure drawing, landscape painting, and illustration
The ability to carry an idea from the conceptual phase to the finished illustration and an understanding of translating these ideas to real-time game content
Self-driven, good communicator and a great team-player
Nice To Have Skills
Strong understanding of character proportion and costume design
Experience with Photoshop and Painter. 3D software knowledge not an absolute requirement
AA/BFA or demonstration through portfolio, an industry standard level of art
A passion for games