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Summer Art Associate

Harmonix is one of the world’s leading independent game development studios, creators of the blockbuster Rock Band and Dance Central franchises, the newly released Rock Band VR and SingSpace for Gear VR, as well as the original developers of Guitar Hero. We are in the business of fun, creating groundbreaking interactive experiences that get people singing, dancing, rocking out and more. The artists, designers, coders, gamers, musicians, and dancers at this Boston-based studio are all hard at work (and play!) inventing the future of music entertainment. This summer, we’re looking for a few junior art associates to work on a variety of both 2D and 3D game assets for 10-12 weeks.


  • Represent and work within the intended art direction
  • One or more of the following:
    • Create concept art for video game assets
    • Create polished 2D art for icons, etc
    • Model and texture game assets


  • High level of proficiency in one or more of the following programs:
    • Photoshop
    • 3ds Max and/ or Maya
    • Zbrush
    • Substance Painter
  • Ability to collaborate well on small, multi-disciplinary teams
  • Open to feedback and willing/eager to modify work as needed
  • Self-motivated

Application materials:

  • Online or PDF Portfolio that demonstrates excellence in one or more of the following abilities:
    • Concept art
    • 3D Modeling and Texturing, including images that show:
      • Final model
      • Wire frame model
      • UV unwrap with textures
      • Any other images that show your process or demonstrate your abilities
    • Graphic Design
    • Include explanations of the portfolio work: what tools you used, etc.
  • Two references
    • Email address and phone numbers
    • Description of your relationship

Send applications to:
Subject: Summer Art Associate: attn Jeff Hesser