Torn Banner Studios recently launched Chivalry 2, the sequel to our multi-million copy selling original. We are a small independent video game studio of around 80 developers in Toronto and we love creating innovative new experiences that focus on challenge and fun.

About the Role

As a Senior Concept Artist at a small independent studio, you’ll have a wide range of responsibilities from creating art to communicating with production, facilitating feedback and working with leads to execute the vision for the games we make.

Responsibilities

  • Creation of high-quality concept art to develop the visuals and guide the production of current and future titles.

  • Produce designs for environments, characters, props and other aspects of the game while matching the given visual style, theme and tone.

  • Work closely with artists, level designers and leads to bring the concepts to life, providing feedback to help the team realize your designs and solve new problems as they arise.

Requirements

  • An exceptional portfolio of work that exemplifies the creation of high-quality concept art.

  • 3+ years of professional game development experience as a concept artist.

  • Expert knowledge of game concept art development processes, from initial research, sketches and blue-sky concepting to the creation of final, well-developed and refined pieces.

  • Excellent knowledge of art and design principles.

  • Ability to provide an in-depth critique.

  • Ability to receive feedback and iterate as required.

  • Ability to work under tight deadlines.

  • Personally motivated.

  • Willingness to work in the province of Ontario, Canada (relocation assistance available)

Bonuses

  • Passion for the medieval era and melee combat.

  • Experience with 3D software, such as Blender, Maya or zBrush.

  • Experience with Unreal Engine.

  • Shipped at least one AAA title.

 

Benefits & Perks

  • 6.5 weeks Paid vacation
  • Game Launch Bonus Structure
  • Relocation assistance
  • Flexible schedule and work location
  • Healthcare & benefits

To see our team, our office and what we do as a company visit tornbanner.com/

Torn Banner Studios has an accommodation process in place that provides accommodations for employees with disabilities. If you require a specific accommodation because of a disability or a medical need, let us know and we will work with you to provide accommodation.

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