Concept Artist (6-8 months contract, full time, in-house)

Paris, France
Game Design & User Experience

Job Overview

Due to rapid growth in our core business, Wargaming.net Europe is looking to hire a fun, dynamic and accomplished Concept Artist to work on a new, unannounced project. This opportunity offers tremendous potential for advancement, ideal for someone seeking career development.

Applications without a portfolio will not be considered. 

Reports To

This role reports to the Illustration Team Lead

What will you do?

  • Create compelling and memorable digital illustrations, sketches and concept art quickly, as well as coherently.

  • Help illustrate human characters for the project. Strong knowledge and experience with illustrating human anatomy is required.

  • Research, gather, illustrate and produce visual content for the project as needed.

  • Work with the Senior illustrator to develop and execute creative concepts.

  • Collaborate with the team on both large and small projects.

  • Layout mock-ups and previews.

  • Perform other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.

 What are we looking for?

  • Proficiency in Photoshop and Illustrator

  • Fluent in English, both verbal and written

  • Strong character/creature drawing, painting and anatomy skills

  • Idea generator with strong creative problem-solving skills

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, deadline-driven team environment

  • High attention to detail

  • Strong understanding of lighting, value and color.

  • Strong communication skills

  • Self-motivation to learn, with continual drive for personal development

  • Ability to use initiative but also to thrive within a team

 What additional skills will help you stand out?

  • Experience in Autodesk Maya and/or any 3D software is a big plus.

  • Experience working in multilingual and multicultural environments.

  • Strong familiarity with the games industry and online gaming communities

  • Knowledge and experience with military settings is a plus

About Wargaming:

Wargaming is an award-winning online game developer and publisher headquartered in Nicosia, Cyprus. Delivering legendary games since 1998, Wargaming has grown to become one of the leaders in the free-to-play MMO gaming industry with 4500+ employees and more than 20 offices globally. Over 200 million players enjoy Wargaming’s titles across all major gaming platforms, including the massively popular World of Tanks and World of Warships.

Working in our company means always having interesting challenges and gaining valuable experience while working with top-class experts.

Take your place among our passionate and experienced team and bring out the best in yourself at Wargaming!


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