At KitBash3D, our mission is to enable and inspire creators of the virtual frontier. We work on the cutting edge of technology and digital media, creating premium 3D assets and software for movies and video games. Since our launch in 2017, our tools and services have been used on hundreds of movie and game projects for the largest studios such as Marvel, Netflix, Warner Bros, HBO, EA, Ubisoft, Naughty Dog, 2K Games as well as thousands of independent artists and hobbyists in more than 150 countries. We are a team of creators and collaborators on a journey to build the future, better, together!

KB3D is seeking a Concept Designer to join our growing global team and help make our mission a reality.

As a Concept Designer, you will work alongside our talented team of 3D Modelers and Material Artists to further our mission to enable and inspire the creators of the virtual frontier. You will be responsible for developing beautiful 2D concepts for a wide variety of genres, designing engaging stories, giving artistic feedback to your peers, and working together to make each product better than the last. You will also work closely with the Asset Supervisor and Head of Kits to improve our process to be more effective and efficient.

As our ideal candidate, creating striking and story-driven concepts is your primary area of focus, drawing on your years of experience working in VFX, Video Games, or another relevant field. You are extremely proficient with 2D software and enjoy the challenge of working on a wide range of genres and projects. You consistently find ways to improve your skills and help your teammates. You have strong technical skills, can convey your thoughts through visual mediums, and have an excellent eye for design, balance, form, and composition. You communicate effectively with your supervisors, team, and other departments across a company. You are organized, efficient, creative, open-minded, and excited to join an unstoppable team.

Location: This position is open to remote candidates located in Central America, South America, Europe, and Africa.

What You'll Contribute

      • 2D Ideation: Create quick thumbnail sketches that establish the theme, design language, and overall composition of the kits
      • Final Concepts: Take the thumbnail sketches to final, polished line work as well as create color and material blockout to help inspire the 3D modeling and texturing teams
      • Concept handoffs: Prepare and organize the approved concepts for a clean and efficient handoff to the 3D modeling and texturing teams.
      • Give Feedback: Help the team achieve excellence by giving technical and artistic feedback. We are all in this together.

      What You Bring to the Team

          • 2-3 years of experience creating high 2D concepts for Video Games, VFX, or a related industry
          • Expert proficiency with either Photoshop, Procreate, or other 2D software
          • Portfolio of work demonstrating proficiency in 2D concepting, specifically for environments, props, and vehicles
          • Ability to deliver clean, organized work, while still within our technical specifications
          • An exceptional understanding of form, shape, structure, and silhouette
          • Conversationally fluent in English with the ability to communicate verbally and in writing effectively
          • Highly accountable - we believe that taking ownership is the key to succeeding as a team and we hope you do too!
          • Strong collaboration skills, you are a team player who shares the wins and supports your team members through challenges
          • Appetite for start-up culture
          • A self-starter who is extremely organized - you love to crush deadlines
          • An eye for fine details - must be observant, accurate, and precise
          • Passionate about personal development and growth, you get excited about new challenges and solving problems

          Bonus Points

            • Experience with multiple 3D software such as Maya, Blender, Houdini, and C4D
            • Experience with game engine workflows using Unreal or Unity
            • Experience with Substance Designer / Painter

            What We Offer

            • Competitive salary - dependent on experience and location
            • Paid time off
            • Professional development funds
            • Remote work
            • 12 company holidays per year + End of Year companywide recess
            • Paid parental leave
            • Opportunities for professional development and career growth as KitBash3D grows

            About KitBash3D

            KitBash3D is a company and community that celebrates taking risks and being on the cutting edge of technology and digital media. Our premium 3D assets cover everything from ancient temples to futuristic utopias that artists use to bring their imaginary worlds to life. Our customers include Marvel, Netflix, Warner Bros, HBO, EA, Ubisoft, Naughty Dog, 2K Games as well as thousands of independent artists and hobbyists in more than 150 countries.

            We are on a mission to enable and inspire the creators of the virtual frontier and we’re looking for amazing people to join us on this journey.

            Equal Opportunity Employment

            KitBash3D is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. KitBash3D is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, please include your request as part of the questionnaire in this application.

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