2D concept artist intern

Charleroi (Belgium)
Partial remote working (4 days a week)
Available immediately

How we work

Maracas is a young studio with ambitions for growth, so you will join a growing team and witness the studio’s creation and development from the start. We have an open, collaborative and respectful employee culture, where we take care of each other and learn together to be better everyday. Check our values for more details.

We work mostly in remote but we hold physical meetings two days each month in a coworking space in Charleroi, Belgium. You are free to do the internship fully in remote or join us during those meetings, in which case transportation cost can be covered by the company.

To send when applying

  • Resume
  • Portfolio
We’re looking for interns starting 2024.

Job description

We are looking for an intern to help define the art style of our first project, a 3D open world adventure game made in Unity. It takes place in a fantasy world with a stylized fantasy graphic style and features an unusual avatar.

In collaboration with the team and a freelance concept artist, your missions can include:

  • Helping define and drawing concepts for the game’s environments, vehicles and characters
  • Taking part in the definition of the project’s art direction
  • Quickly create concepts at different levels of detail to support production of 3D
  • Taking into account gameplay implications, player experience and technical constraints

Job profile

The skills we consider necessary are:

  • Capable of creating descriptive concept arts that are ready for production
  • Proactive to propose art solutions to design and technical challenges
  • Eye for light, good understanding of composition, perspective, shade, colors
  • Comfortable iterating from feedback
  • Good written and oral expression in English (the team is composed of non-French speakers and all documentation is written in English to be accessible to our collaborators)

The following skills would be a plus:

  • Experience with using 3D rendering to help making concept arts
  • Experience with open world games and “wholesome” games
  • Knowledge of collaborative tools like Slack, Discord, Notions, HacknPlan
Do you recognize yourself in this description?
Let’s meet!