Based in Henderson, Auckland, Grinding Gear Games is looking for a concept artist to work on the 'dark and gritty' Path of Exile. You will develop concept art and work to maintain a consistent aesthetic across the game and related mediums such as trailers and web. The ideal candidate has a firm grasp of colour, texture, composition and anatomy as it relates to games. We are looking for an avid gamer that has a deep understanding of our game Path of Exile and its themes.
5 year of concept work in games
Superior eye for lighting, value, colour, details, and the ability to use them in creating realistic, gritty and visually appealing imagery.
Self-motivation and self-reliance; ability to research and learn new tools quickly.
Excellent communications skills, and able to work within a team.
Passion for creating 'dark and gritty', environments, items, characters and monster designs.
Deep understanding of the game we produce (Path of Exile).
Portfolio, and/or reel demonstrating relevant artistic skills required
Must be willing to complete an art test if requested to do so
Job Status: Full-Time
Location: Henderson, Auckland
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