2D Concept Artist (m/f)

Games Jobs - Art / Animation - Germany

Job Title 2D Concept Artist (m/f)
Job Category 2D / Concept / Texture Artist
Job Description We are currently looking for a
2D Concept Artist (m/f)

Goodgame Studios is Europe’s fastest growing gaming company and one of Germany’s most successful technology businesses. With more than 1000 employees at our headquarters in Hamburg we develop innovative online games which are played by more than 220 million players in 25 languages across 200 countries. Our talented, motivated team of experts and newcomers forms the basis of our success. Become a part of the success story and apply now!

This position is subject to an employment contract. We kindly request that freelancers and companies who would like to offer us their services do not respond to this advertisement.

As our 2D Concept Artist (m/f), you will use your good design skills — which include the effective use of color, form, light and composition — for the visual design of our online games.

Your Job:

  • Developing ideas from concept through quick sketches to finished illustration
  • Planning and implementation of graphic concepts for game worlds, characters, vehicles, storyboards and other visual content of our games
  • Documentation of your own work and maintenance of style guides
  • Homogeneous declination of the prescribed style
  • Development of solutions for design challenges
  • Close cooperation with the Design, Technology and Art teams

Your Profile:

  • Completed training or a degree in art, animation, visual effects or equivalent education
  • Several years of professional experience as a Concept Artist
  • Very good knowledge of Photoshop or other 2D art and painting programs
  • Very good traditional and digital drawing skills
  • Well versed in anatomy, proportions, perspective and color theory
  • Knowledge of all major 3D programs like SketchUp, 3DS Max, Maya, etc. would be advantageous
  • Publication of AAA PC or console titles as a concept artist beneficial
  • You have very good communication skills and you enjoy working in a team
  • A good knowledge of English, both spoken and written
  • Passion for the development of online games

We offer:

  • An exciting job where you can assume responsibility and develop professionally
  • A dynamic team with friendly, highly-qualified colleagues from all over the world
  • Strong, sustainable growth and fresh challenges every day
  • Flat hierarchies and short decision paths
  • A culture of mutual respect and an outstanding working environment
  • Further training with workshops, language courses and technical reference works, a healthy work-life balance, regular team events, sporting and leisure activities and much more!

Hamburg is one of the most beautiful cities in the world and provides a fantastic range of leisure activities as well as a great nightlife. A maritime atmosphere and its Hanseatic cosmopolitan flair enable an especially high quality of life – and safety. We will make relocating simple, help you find a flat, offer you a German course, and make it easy for you to get to know your new home town.

Your contact person for this job offer is Karsten Krausch. 

We look forward to receiving your application (cover letter, your CV and references) as well as your salary requirements and earliest possible starting date, preferably through our online application form at www.goodgame-jobs.com
If you have questions regarding your application, please send an email to the following address: artjobs@goodgamestudios.com
Salary /
Location Hamburg, Germany, Germany
Job Category Art / Animation
Date posted 11/08/2014
Recruiter This job is advertised on behalf of Goodgame Studios using their internal reference .
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