— At least 3 years of experience working on illustrations and character conceptsfor games.
— An exceptional understanding of mood, lighting, composition, color-coding with a keen eye towards form, shape, structure, anatomy, proportions, and silhouette.
— Advanced knowledge of Photoshop or similar painting software.
— Ability to transfer a list of starting conditions and wishes to a coherent, harmonious image.
— Experience of working in realistic stylistics: abilities to reproduce nature of real materials and to think over functional purposes of each detail.
— Logical, constructive, thoughtful approach.
— Sense of style, ability to elaborate and explain it to others.
— Several years of experience as a 2D or 3D Artist.
— The ability to carry an idea from the conceptual phase to the finished illustration and an understanding of translating these ideas to real-time gamecontent.
— Proficiency in English and/or Russian.
— Experience in the post-apocalyptic style.
— Knowledge of the Metro universe.
— Experience with game engines.
— Passion for atmospheric desolate worlds.
— Versatility in used tools and performed tasks, ability to use any additional software for the task.
— Passion for FPS games.
— Visual FX experience (particles, postprocess, flares etc).
— Make and craft screenshots
— Сompetitive salary and benefits
— Annual salary reviews
— Modern and comfortable office in 5 minutes from the subway station Pochayna
— Maximum comfortable working conditions and an excellent team
— Paid sick leave
— Free dinners
— Corporate events and team buildings
— Gym compensation
— Medical insurance
— Create detailed realistic character concepts.
— Create spectacular art and posters for marketing purposes based on character images.
— Create unique and memorable characters.
— Develop visual ideas independently and with the Creative Team.
— Visualize ideas through sketches, references, and written descriptions.
— Create final publication-ready artwork.
— Make overpaints on different stages of development.
— Play the project often, analyze, and find ways to improve visuals.
4A Games is a multicultural, multinational video game development studio based in Malta and Kyiv, known for its atmospheric first-person shooters Metro 2033, Metro: Last Light, Metro Redux, Metro Exodus, and Arktika.1.