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Ubisoft is a leading creator, publisher and distributor of interactive entertainment and services, with a rich portfolio of world-renowned brands, including Assassin’s Creed, Just Dance, Tom Clancy’s video game series, Rayman, Far Cry and Watch Dogs. The teams throughout Ubisoft’s worldwide network of studios and business offices are committed to delivering original and memorable gaming experiences across all popular platforms, including consoles, mobile phones, tablets and PCs. For the 2015-16 fiscal year Ubisoft generated sales of €1,394 million.

About Ubisoft Shanghai:

Created in 1996, Ubisoft Shanghai studio, is a vibrant and exciting place where our 400+ talents get opportunities to either co-develop great AAA blockbuster games, create cutting-edge online games or produce fun mobile games. If you are passionate by video game, highly skilled and committed to deliver top notch quality content, join our team of talents! To learn more, please visit:

Job Description

About the Role: As a Senior Concept Artist, you will work collaboratively with the Art Director, Designer, Animator, Rigger and 3D Artists. You will be responsible for creating captivating and visually stunning artwork for assets such as characters and costumes. You will also design spec sheets, showing the dimensions and calculations for other artists and animators. You will collaborate with other multidisciplinary specialists, guiding concepts for costumes and characters within the project.

What You Will Do:

  • Create concept art and rough drafts to support the Art/Design/Animation teams.

  • Prepare related references for the Model Artists.

  • Collaborate with the leads to establish concept needs on characters and costumes.

  • Work closely with the Art Director to ensure the artistic direction is maintained across all concepts produced.

  • Cooperate with outsourcing teams to ensure quality and timely delivery of assets.

  • Propose improvements and suggestions in fashion design.


What You Will Bring:

  • Skilled in the Painting style, with knowledge of costuming, and fashion style

  • Strong drawing skills and high-level attention to detail.

  • Solid understanding of visual language - texture, color, dimension, scale, perspective, shade, composition, depth of field, proportion, spatial awareness, etc.

  • Good communication skills, with the ability to explain concepts and support artistic choices.

  • Excellent time management skills, with the ability to consistently meet deadlines.

Nice to Have:

  • Knowledge of 3D software is a plus.

  • Knowledge of the animation or game development processes.

  • Previous experience as a people manager

Additional Information

What you will also get:

  • An international working environment

  • FUN Culture

  • Lots of love from your colleagues!