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Concept Artist

  • Application Deadline: Jan. 31, 2019
  • Espoo

Are you an awesome artist, passionate about making commercially successful games and creating the very best art to delight players? Awesome, we at the Battle Studio are looking for a talented Concept Artist to help us with current and upcoming titles.

The role is very broad and you should be ready to tackle a wide variety of tasks, ranging from creative challenges to implementation tricks.

The Battle Studio is focused on cutting-edge mid-core games. We’re working on an unannounced RPG game and a brand new IP. Be part of a senior team with a flat hierarchy and high ambitions where strong ideas, collaboration and commitment shine above all.

We envision someone whose creative output makes our team and players go bananas. You need a portfolio demonstrating your skills in 2D and 3D and a bottomless passion for excellent game art. You will be working closely with the other artists, designers and programmers to create unforgettable experiences for our fans.

Work with great people

Victor Lemeshev
Senior Backend Developer
"What I personally like most about my job is that I can always expand in new directions, when there is a need for that."
Sophie Vo
Executive Producer
"Ownership and growth are important in my work and I feel Rovio has been a great environment for that."
Marc Olivier
Senior Game Designer
"At Rovio, I found that teams have the freedom of an indie and the kind of support only a major developer can offer."
Jan Lidtke
Art Director
"Making games is awesome, but the good vibes in the office and beautiful Finnish scenery are the icing on the cake."

Skills & Requirements

You'll fit in our team if you have:

  • Able to create fun, beautifully designed concepts and to produce high quality game assets based on these concepts.
  • Passionate about stylized characters and environments.
  • Able to adapt to existing style guides.
  • An expert in composition and color.
  • Enthusiastic about games.
  • Equipped with a proactive positive attitude and openly spreading your passion and knowledge, as well as able to receive feedback with humility.
  • Strong communication, organisational and team collaboration skills
  • Fluent in English

We’d love you to have these feathers in your cap:

  • Experience from the games industry and the process of taking a game all the way from concept to launch.
  • An understanding of the principles of 2D animation.
  • Expertise in Photoshop and Illustrator.

We’re looking for team members who bring their passion and creative spirit to everything they do. You love to take ownership and work in an agile environment? You constantly learn from the world’s top artists but you’re pumped to always go a step further? – If that describes you, this is a great opportunity to work in an fun and creative environment. Contribute to one of the most recognized brands in the world and expose your work to a global audience.

Great Place to Work

  • Flexible hours

  • Support for families

  • Growth opportunities

  • Rewards and recognition

  • Inclusive atmosphere

  • Help to relocate

About the company

Rovio is a Finnish, games-first entertainment company that creates, develops and publishes mobile games and acts as a brand licensor in various entertainment and consumer product categories. The Company is best known for the global Angry Birds brand, which started from a popular mobile game in 2009. Today, the Company offers multiple mobile games, that has been downloaded 4B times since 2009, has produced The Angry Birds Movie, which opened number one in theaters in 50 countries, and licenses the Angry Birds brand to consumer products and other entertainment content. Rovio’s operations are divided into two business units, Games and Brand Licensing.

Tuomo Lehtinen | Hiring Manager

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