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Current Vacancies in Artwork & Animation

Sr Character Concept Artist - AAA - Netherlands (Ref. 891)


Our client have established themselves as a AAA studio delivering standard-setting action titles. With plans to expand, they are now seeking a visionary Concept Artist with a specialty in Realistic characters to join their Netherlands studio's talent.


  • Work closely with the Art Director and a team of 2D and 3D artists to establish the direction for character designs, designing and reviewing individual characters to achieve a consistent style at a high quality output and in line with narrative
  • Collaborate with 3D art teams to create key art and mood paintings, establishing tone, mechanics and narrative points as required, assisting with paint- and sculpt-overs as necessary
  • Involvement in key art and other graphics for marketing and promotional materials, as needed 


  • At least 5 years' experience in the games industry within a similar role, ideally involvement in the production cycle of at least one released AAA title in a concept art role
  • Positive and self-motivated team-player, an effective communicator across all levels and visuals that thrives in a dynamic environment, receiving and providing feedback
  • Proficiency in 2D digital content tools such as Photoshop, Painter, and reasonable understanding of 3D tools as well such as zBrush
  • Ability to draw from diverse, eclectic and sometimes unconventional influences than can be quickly and easily adapted to stylistic guides, generating high quality designs that are both innovative and stylistically outspoken
  • Traditional arts foundations, an expertise in gestures, composition, colour theory, anatomy, values, shape language, silhouettes and form, as displayed on your portfolio

To be considered, please submit CV’s in .doc or .docx format with portfolio links to quoting reference 891 today.

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