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Current Vacancies in Artwork & Animation

Lead Environment Concept Artist - Online Games - China (Ref. 883)


Our client is one of the largest development studios for online multiplayer games in all of China. With a bold plan to break into Western markets, they now seek a talented Concept Artist to lead their Character Concept Department and help deliver experiences from the ground up for a Western audience.


  • Take ownership over the environment's art style, taking part in creating the design bible
  • Design, then assemble the environment using tools provided, then organise both Environment Concept Artists and 3D Artists to perform duties for delivery
  • Participate in and oversee the creative process of the environments, including reviewing in-house and outsource work to ensure it is kept within vision and scope
  • Compile and distribute best practices via training handouts and take active part in new hire on-boarding, mentoring junior team members

  • At least 5 years’ experience in environment concept art, ideally with leadership experience as well
  • Passion for video games, an understanding of gaming experiences and ability to collaborate with other departments to drive improvements in gaming experiences
  • Traditional arts training, with Bachelor's or above, with related Majors and a strong portfolio with a good range of environment concepts
  • Keen eye for detail, ability to identify areas of improvement and efficiently manage tasks
  • Responsible, self-motivated, an effective communicator, able to motivate teams to achieve deliverables and maintain morale
  • Ability to learn on the job, pro-actively research improvements and apply new technologies and processes

To be considered, please submit CV's to citing Ref. 883 today.
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