The Concept Artist is responsible for delivering high quality elements across multiple shows in a quick and efficient manner. They will apply notes provided by the Supervisors on current projects as well as project in the bidding stage. They will manage their time effectively to ensure tasks are completed within the assigned timeframe and to the specifications requested by Image Engine clients. They will identify and troubleshoot problems as needed and will ask for assistance when necessary to ensure effective use of time and resources.

They will begin quality checking their own work and assisting Senior artists to develop new concepts and approaches to improve work quality. They will participate in all team meetings when necessary

Create and maintain photo-realistic Concept Art for current and bidding projects
Manage time and resources to meet weekly targets
Attend dailies, reviews, and team meetings as required
Work within the defined pipeline
Produce the highest quality work possible within a given amount of time
Work closely with the other departments in the asset team
Participate in meetings and asset reviews
Promote interdepartmental collaboration

5+ years’ of Concept Art experience with high end film
Demonstrated proficiency in defining and creating photo-real elements
Experience with rendering large datasets
Knowledge of traditional art skills and techniques: composition, color, lighting, depth, drawing, painting, and photography
Ability to balance quick turnaround while achieving a high degree of aesthetic quality

Technical skills
Strong Experience with Photoshop
Experience solving technical issues with complex 3D scenes, including render optimization
Proven experience with Maya & Nuke
Ability to come up with creative and efficient rendering solutions
Excellent attention to detail when finalizing, approving or quality controlling assets
Proven experience in Maya

Core skills
Ability to help with bidding
Ability to troubleshoot and deal with competing priorities and projects
Ability to adapt quickly to new technologies and applications
Ability to push concept art to the next level
Excellent time management and communication skills