2D Concept Artist
We are Socialpoint, a world-renowned mobile games studio based in sunny Barcelona, part of the Take-Two Interactive family. Our games are positioned in the top rankings of both iOS and Android, and they are played and loved by millions of fans all over the world.
Socialpoint are delighted to be hiring an experienced 2D Concept Artist, who is highly proficient in environment art to help with the visual development of new Socialpoint IP’s.
Our ideal candidate is a highly creative, versatile and passionate artist who is able to work with others to create impactful art, all within the game requirements and technical constraints.
- Develop and transform interesting ideas into inspiring and beautiful concepts for environments and gameplay artwork
- Follow and develop briefings under an art direction
- Maintaining the visual style of the game
- Pursue a high quality of both aesthetics and visual storytelling
- Participate actively with the design and art teams to create unique and innovative solutions for visual problems.
- Work closely with 3D artists to achieve the best look and feel for the game aesthetics, both receiving and giving feedback.
Desired Experience & Qualifications
- High level of English, both written and spoken (English is our official language!)
- 5+ years of experience in the gaming industry
- Extensive knowledge of art fundamentals such as composition, layout, lighting, color theory, visual storytelling, silhouette and shapes
- Able to create mood boards as references intended to evoke or project a particular style.
- Expert knowledge of photoshop and a high capacity to learn new tools
- Highly proactive, organized and self driven
Compensation & Benefits
- 25 days annual leave + 14 public holidays
- Full private medical and dental insurance for you and your family.
- 200€ restaurant ticket each month to spend on a delicious lunch, breakfast or dinner!
- A brand new shiny device when you join! Choose the latest phone or tablet.
- Spotify Premium code
- Care packages delivered to our Socalpointers who are WFH
- Regular online social events over Zoom (and in person when it’s safe again!)
- Parent survival pack for our SP parents! Extra €€€ or vouchers, you choose!
- All of the latest SP Merch free and discounted products on the T2 Store
- A birthday gift for all our wonderful Socalpointers to celebrate their big day
- Onsite Physiotherapist and Hairdresser
And if you are relocating to Barcelona;
- Access to relocation services to help you deal with the bureaucratic side of moving
- Accountancy & Tax support
- Newbies program to help you assimilate to life in Barcelona if you’re new to the city
And when we return to the office;
- On Mondays, breakfast is on us!
- Access to a fully kitted out, state of the art Gym facilities onsite
- A playground full of consoles, games and other surprising things to entertain you
Intrigued? We’d love to hear from you. Please click “apply” to level up and submit your application in English.
Socialpoint is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. You’re welcome on the team no matter where you’re from, who you like, what you look like, or if you prefer Xbox over Playstation. It’s a trick question – mobile wins every time!
We hire based on your qualifications and demonstrated ability to perform job responsibilities. Our games are for everyone, and so is our workplace.