Character Concept Artist
Job Details
Full Time



Deck Nine Games is currently hiring a Character Concept Artist to help us create the next generation of beloved digital characters.

Could this be you? Well, are you an artist who radiates passion, talent, and an unquenchable curiosity about the human form? Do you want the camera to linger on your characters as they deliver award-winning performances? If so, then you are the right person for this job!



  • Work with studio Art Director and Game Director to design and concept realistic, modern-day characters


If you are a talented and passionate concept artist and are looking to challenge yourself creatively, please apply today! Position is contract, remote and applicants can come from anywhere in the world.





Deck Nine Games is an independent game developer dedicated to crafting interactive story games that inspire, transform, and entertain players. Our passion is storytelling games. 

Our first game, Life is Strange: Before the Storm is loved by fans and has won multiple awards, including Game of Year and was nominated for both a VGA and a BAFTA. The studio is 90+ people and is working on an unannounced story adventure game and is growing additional teams for more projects.

We’re looking for talented and self-motivated people to join us as we aim to rise to the top of the storytelling game studios. 

As the crafters of stories that encompass the full breadth of life’s experiences, Deck Nine is committed to building a diverse, inclusive, and multicultural team in which people from all walks of life feel inspired to do their best work. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer and believe deeply in the creativity and strength built from diversity of race, religion, disability, gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, nationality, and the many other qualities that make us different.



A high-quality portfolio that demonstrates the following:

  • Understanding of anatomy
  • Ability to render a believable face
  • Ability to do a consistent front and side version of a head/face
  • Ability to render clothing and design believable outfits
  • Render hair and a variety of hairstyles
  • A portfolio link showcasing your highest quality character artwork

Due to the number of applications submitted, we cannot accept submissions without links to your portfolio.