Artist, Business Development

Thank you for your interest. We are always looking for experienced talent to join the Pipeworks team!

Pipeworks Studios is seeking a meticulous Concept Artist/Illustrator who inspires others with directional visuals and exciting ideas. This role will be a part of the business development team, working to create beautiful presentations to secure projects for the studio or sell our IP.

Essential Job Functions

  • Create 2D illustrations, concepts, and storyboards
  • Work with Design to translate ideas into great-selling images that capture each project’s vision
  • Create compelling graphic treatments to presentations, logos, and any other Biz Dev needs
  • Make appropriate suggestions to ensure that pieces are completed in the timeframe needed
  • Work with the Studio Art Director/Marketing Director to create mutually agreed upon approaches to projects
  • Push different styles and techniques to sell ideas to potential clients
  • Manage outside art support if needed
  • Become a driving force for concepting/illustration/graphic design within the studio
  • Strong understanding of how to render a 2D image from concept to final
  • Understanding of Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, and any other paint related program
  • Ability to create in multiple styles ranging from realistic to cartoony
  • Ability to create vector art when needed
  • Strong understanding of lighting and form
  • Base level understanding of games and how they are made
  • Must be comfortable receiving feedback and making adjustments
  • Ability to work well within a team

HS Diploma required, B.A. degree preferred. Must have a base foundation of illustration and concepting with a minimum of 2-3 years of experience in the industry.

Materials Required: The candidate should provide a portfolio of art that they have created or directed and a resume detailing the projects they have been a part of and the studios they have worked with.

  • Make quality decisions that improve the ability to hit visual targets
  • Work with other team members to achieve project goals
  • Show final concepts or illustrations that were used in a finished capacity
  • Ability to take someone’s vision and create a visually impactful 2D image
  • Ability to manage your schedule and make decisions that help hit delivery goals

HS Diploma required, B.A. degree preferred. Must have a base foundation of illustration and concepting with a minimum of 2-3 years of experience in the industry.

Materials Required: The candidate should provide a portfolio of art that they have created or directed and a resume detailing the projects they have been a part of and the studios they have worked with.

About Pipeworks Studios

Since 1999, Pipeworks Studios has been quietly developing best-selling games and beloved game franchises from deep in the heart of Oregon. Our teams are creating truly unique original IP games alongside our
on-going work with key game franchises and outside partners.

At Pipeworks Studios, we believe in creating popular, innovative, and unique games that harness the creative spark of our teams and embrace the power of our players and community.We harness the power of games to create magic across worlds. Discover the magic at www.pipeworks.com