AVAILABLE POSITIONS Senior Concept Artist – WOZ

Zynga is looking for a Senior Concept Artist who can create amazing concept art for various machines and features and support the production team in delivering a top-notch product. You will be joining the team that brings to life one of the most beloved franchises, Wizard of Oz Slots! We make the world’s most beautiful slots and do so in a fast-moving, supportive, and energetic environment. Our team consists of industry veterans from the casino and video game industry, giving us great depth and adaptability.

Main Responsibilities

  • Vast and precise visual development of various art assets — ranging from quick sketches and proof-of-concept storyboards to final art that will be used in the game.

  • Communicating closely with the Lead Artist and Art Director and across to the other teams

  • Encouraging and sharing knowledge with more junior team members

  • Interfacing and delivering feedback to outsourcing teams.

  • Delivering animation ready files to the animation team

Desired Skills and Experience

  • 5 years of experience as a concept artist — please include your portfolio with relevant industry/personal work.

  • Excellent eye for composition, color theory, design

  • Strong rendering skills, and ability to adapt to different art styles

  • Ability to quickly identify problems and suggest solutions in pitches, art reviews and impromptu conversations

  • Ability to mentor artists when called upon

  • Quick accurate sketching skills for storyboards/proof-of-concept pitches

  • A capacity to come up with unique and creative ideas in your work

  • BFA or equivalent degree

  • Knowledge of Adobe Suite

  • Photoshop

  • Illustrator — nice to have

  • After Effects — nice to have

Additional skills

  • UI design experience

  • High-quality logo creation

  • Hyper realistic painting skills

  • Storyboarding experience

  • Previous experience working with IP/likenesses

  • Previous experience working with slots 

What we offer you: 

  • Competitive salary and bonus plan

  • 401K Company Match Contribution

  • Medical, dental, vision, EAP, life insurance, and disability benefits

  • Virtual mental health and neurodiversity support programs

  • Family planning support program

  • Generous paid maternity/parental leave

  • Subsidized Back-up child care

  • Discretionary Time Off policy for many employees

  • Flexible working hours on many teams

  • Culture of diversity and inclusion including employee resource groups

  • Work with cool people and impact millions of daily players

Zynga does not  engage in financial exchanges during the recruitment or onboarding process. We do not conduct job interviews over third-party messaging apps such as Telegram, WhatsApp or others. We will never ask you for your personal or financial information over unofficial chat channels. Our in-house recruitment team only contacts individuals via official company email addresses (i.e., via a zynga.com or naturalmotion.com email domain).

If you believe you have been the victim of a scam, you may wish to contact the authorities. In the United States, you may file a complaint with the FBI. More information is available here: https://www.ic3.gov.

Careers Category: Art & Animation

Careers location: Austin, TX, Carlsbad, CA, Chicago, IL, Los Angeles, CA, Remote, US, Remote, Canada, Toronto, Canada

Connected Worker Type: Connected, Onsite, Offsite

Requisition ID: P211487

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Zynga does not engage in financial exchanges during the recruitment or onboarding process. We do not conduct job interviews over third-party messaging apps such as Telegram, WhatsApp or others. We will never ask you for your personal or financial information over unofficial chat channels. Our in-house recruitment team only contacts individuals via official company email addresses (i.e., via a zynga.com or naturalmotion.com email domain).

If you believe you have been the victim of a scam, you may wish to contact the authorities. In the United States, you may file a complaint with the FBI. More information is available here: https://www.ic3.gov