Myrkur Games is seeking a full-time environment/level concept artist to join the team for the development of an upcoming title! If you’d like to work on an exciting new IP, with a talented and driven team – join us as we embark on a new journey.
The ideal candidate can deliver excellent concepts and illustrations, has a strong understanding of game environments and level layouts, and experience working on games or for game studios.
- Create concept art with a strong emphasis on game environments and props.
- Work closely with environment artists and level designers to concept and iterate on game environments.
- Collaborate with Leads and the Art Director to establish concept needs for the project
- Create various key art and illustrations
- Providing callouts and breakdown of concepts for the environment and level artists.
- Contribute to establishing the mood and style of the world of Echoes of the End
- Iterate on concepts and provide rough sketches of ideas and designs
- Give and receive feedback to other artists
- An outstanding portfolio that demonstrates strong artistic skills.
- Must include concepts and/or illustrations of 3D game environments
- Must show at least some work in realistic styles
- Experience with photo bashing and matte painting
- Solid understanding of mood, lighting, color, shapes, composition, material expressions, architecture etc.
- A solid foundation in traditional arts, ex figure drawing, illustration.
- Ability to deliver exceptional concepts and illustrations from start to finish
- A good understanding of architecture, industrial design, and other relevant disciplines.
- Self-organized, eager to learn and evolve with the ability to prioritize and break down large tasks.
- One or more shipped AAA title as a concept artist or similar
- You love action-adventure games and are super passionate about visuals and environments
- Able to work on-location at our office in Reykjavík, Iceland
- We offer a healthy work/life balance, with paid holidays, sick leaves, and maternity/paternity leaves.
- Learn more about working in Iceland: https://work.iceland.is/