Lead Artist

Vacancy available in Saint-Petersburg, Russia

Join us to work on Divinity: Original Sin 2, sequel to Gamespot’s PC Game of the Year, which won over 150 awards and nominations with a 94/100 Metacritic rating!

To be successful as a Lead Artist, you must be able to lead teams and demonstrate excellent creative and technical ability. You will be an accomplished production-focused artist with games experience and a proven track record.

 

Responsibilities:

● Supervise Art Production from concept art to 3D working with other Team Leads.

● Ensure coherency of multi-discipline content production.

● Create and manage art documentation.

● Support the Art Director.

● Apply and maintain a consistent art style throughout the entire game.

● Communicate clearly in all directions.

 

Required:

● You are an accomplished visual artist.

● You are proficient in the major 3D packages: Z-brush, Substance painter/designer, 3dsMAX, Maya 3D, Photoshop.

● Experience in Modular assets creation.

● A proven track record as a multi-discipline Lead Artist.

● A practical understanding of multi-discipline AAA pipelines.

● Ability to communicate effectively between design, art and programming.

● Comfortable with rapidly changing requirements and tight deadlines.

● Both a conceptual thinker and a detailed designer.

● Passion for making and playing great games.

 

Bonus:

● Formal Art Education.

● Painting/Drawing Skills.

 

We offer:

● Work within an international Larian Studios team, spread between Belgium, Canada, Ireland and Russia.

● Competitive salary proposal.

● Relocation package to Saint Petersburg.

● Additional medical insurance.

● Employment in accordance with the Labor Code of Russian Federation.

● Comfortable office in the center of Saint Petersburg.

 

Apply: jobs_spb@larian.com with “Lead Artist” in the Subject.

Submit a CV with a motivational letter in English about yourself, your work and gaming experience, and why you want to work at Larian to jobs_spb@larian.com.

Please provide examples of your past work.

English is a working language in our company: be ready for the interview in English.


Note: Applications for this role must include a portfolio/showreel (or link to a portfolio/showreel). Applications that do not have this information will not be considered.