Giant are hiring – Concept Artist

Giant are looking for a Concept Artist to join our Development Team!

 

This is a freelance, contracted position.

 

We will endeavour to respond to all applicants, but due to the high volume of applications we receive, a reply might not always be possible.

 

Please e-mail jobs@giant.ie to apply – please note: you must include the position you are applying for in the subject line of your email. For example: ‘Application – Concept Artist’.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Work with the Art Director and other artists to establish the style, mood, and tone for the world of the project
  • Create key concept art to collaborate with other art departments

Position Requirements:

  • Experience creating concept work for animation or film
  • Experience with digital art tools such as Photoshop, Painter, ect.
  • Advanced knowledge of painting environments, characters, architecture and props
  • Eye for composition, light, color theory, detail, and staging
  • Ability to take conceptual idea and bring it to a final illustration/design that can be translated into both 2D and 3D worlds
  • Ability to create concept art from scratch with little to no reference material

The ideal candidate will be:

  • Comfortable in a team environment
  • Technically skilled
  • Strong problem-solver with attention to detail
  • A creative self-motivator
  • Open to direction
  • Have excellent verbal and written communication skills