Since its launch in 2010, WB Games Montrιal has more than 300 employees and continues to grow and recruit additional talents. Working with some of Warner Bros. Studios biggest brands, including DC Entertainment, the studio is dedicated to developing triple A videogames .
WB Games Montreal, a division of Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment (WBIE), seeks an Associate Concept Artist - Environment to create a wide range of conceptual content (mood shots, lighting intentions, line art, paint overs, etc.) to inspire and communicate the visual direction of an upcoming AAA console title.
The successful candidate will work closely with the Art Director, environment artists, and lighters to help define and uphold the aesthetic vision of the game and maintain the highest level of consistency and quality.
Understand the project's creative vision
Craft visually inspiring, high fidelity concepts that set the quality bar for the team
Collaboration/communication with the production team
Provide leadership through example has team spirit, highly motivated, takes initiative, is pro-active, and inspires.
JOB QUALIFICATION STANDARDS:
Work Experience Requirements
At least 1+ years of experience video game development and at least 1 published AAA game, preferably on Xbox One or PS4.
Education, Professional Training, Technical Training or Certification
No specific requirement.
An excellent artistic sense
Must demonstrate an ability to work within a broad variety of styles and genres
Strong background in traditional art skills
Knowledge of art history and contemporary culture
Some familiarity with 3D art and combining 2D and 3D techniques (e.g. Sketch Up) a plus
A architectural awareness including the balancing of proportions, shapes, and materials
Excellent knowledge of human anatomy and proportions is a plus for environment concept artist
Experience working within game development
Portfolio/website demonstrating your art skills
Strong communication/collaboration skills
Ability to accept constructive criticism and work iteratively
Self-motivated person who thrives in a collaborative environment
A proven record of meeting deadlines
Self-managing and able to identify and meet goals
Knowledge of and passion for video games