Bungie is looking for an associate Concept Artist who will work closely with the Concept team, Art Leads, and Art Directors to generate compelling designs for the unannounced title. In this role, you’ll advocate the style and feel for the game universe in Bungie’s exciting, unannounced title. You will also work closely with the production art team to help them envision what the finished results can be for the content they are creating. We are looking to be amazed and bewildered with creative designs and artwork that have the capability to inspire creative vision in those around you.
If this role speaks to you, we are right there with you. It's what drives us every day. Give us a shout, we want to hear from you. We are the makers of worlds, dreams, and amazing things.
Collaborate closely with the Art Director and other Concept Artists to produce quality designs that define and expand the look of the game
Create inspiring and original visual designs, thumbnails, sketches, model sheets and production concept work within deadline
Partner with other disciplines to create concept art for use by Production Artists to create 3D assets that fulfill the visual style and gameplay goals
Advocate, inspire, and ensure that concept art is consistent with defined visual style for the game with other discipline creatives
Participate in briefing and brainstorming meetings by bringing ideas and integrating feedback
Take on wide range of tasks in game elements such as, weapons, characters, props, environments, etc.
Ability to quickly iterate concepts given input from Art Director and other Concept Artists
Great team player with professional attitude and an ability to provide and receive constructive criticism
Superior and keen eye for light, mood, composition, color, form, and shape, staging and detail in illustration and design
The ability to carry an idea from the conceptual phase to the finished illustration and an understanding of translating these ideas to real-time game content
Exceptional foundation in the traditional arts, including, but not limited to, figure drawing, landscape painting, and illustration
Strong communication and organizational skills
Strong understanding of character proportion, costume design, weapon design, and spatial scale with environmental design
Thorough understanding of product and industrial design, and graphic design
Experience with 2D programs such as Photoshop and Painter
3D software knowledge not an absolute requirement, but nice to have
A passion for games
Listed below is this role's base pay range. When a role is to be filled by candidates at multiple levels, more than one pay range will be shown. In other locations that Bungie has approved for remote work, this pay range may be adjusted up to +/- 10% and some roles may be classified as non-exempt (hourly). This range is determined by an array of factors, including training, transferable skills, work experience, business needs, and market demands. Additionally, it is subject to change and may be modified in the future. In the journey to make incredible worlds, Bungie employees don't simply do meaningful work - they receive meaningful support. Competitive salaries and discretionary bonus opportunities are just the start. We offer comprehensive healthcare coverage, generous 401(k) matching, flexible time off policies, paid parental leave, social clubs, and so much more.
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Washington State Pay Range
Bungie employees in the U.S. also receive:
20 days of accrued time-off in the form of PTO and sabbatical days, depending on the level of the position
10 paid Floating Days annually, prorated in the first year of employment based on start date
10 paid Bungie-observed holidays annually
One hour of Paid Sick Time (PST) for every 30 hours worked
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