• Critical Force
  • Helsinki, Kajaani, Remote

Critical Force

We create awesome games for mobile platforms



Principal Concept Artist


Critical Force is the creator of the successful mobile FPS title Critical Ops and one of the leading mobile shooter game developers in the world. Our team is a mix of industry veterans and emerging talent with a common mission to bring unique shooter games to mobile platforms. We have worked hard to foster a team spirit that’s honest, trusting, and player centric with a true emphasis on continuous learning.

Now, we are calling for you, Principal Concept Artist, to join the ranks of our new team currently prototyping new shooter experiences. It’s your chance to bring shooter experiences to the next level and onto new platforms.

If you have a passion for games and you are a self-driven person looking to work in a team of dedicated professionals, we welcome you to join us!

You would be part of a new team, filled with passionate and creative veteran developers. Together with artists and designers you would be working on the concept art and illustration on a team of dedicated veterans. A great learning experience or a chance to work with experienced peers in a relaxed but professional atmosphere.


  • Create amazing concept art and illustrations of characters and environments

  • Help create the art style, theme and feel of the game world

  • Help with any and all other art related tasks


  • Great communication skills

  • Great artistic talent

  • Readiness to perform a test of your skills in the relevant expertise if deemed necessary

  • Please include a portfolio/work samples as part of your application

Ideal candidate will also have

  • Knowledge of Unreal Engine 4 & 5

  • Knowledge of Blueprints

  • Passion for Shooter games

  • Cool personal projects

  • Proactive and self-driven mindset with the focus on creating a great game


Critical Force is a Finnish game company with offices in both Kajaani and Helsinki. We are focusing on shooter games for mobile. We strive to create games that are fun to play on both casual and competitive levels. Our flagship game is the first-person shooter Critical Ops, which has been downloaded over 100 million times worldwide and has become a trailblazer in electronic sports played on mobile devices. We all share a passion for our creations, from interns to senior developers. We pride ourselves on our friendly and focused team atmosphere.

We provide the opportunity to work remotely or from either of our offices – in Kajaani, experiencing an international feeling with a small-town vibe next to nature – or in Helsinki – in the heart of a bustling games capital. For remote work, terms may apply depending on the location.


  • Opportunity to join an award-winning game studio

  • Transparent and caring company culture

  • A fast-moving work environment, driven by people with a passion for games

  • The option to choose where you work: Helsinki office, Kajaani office or remote

  • Opportunity for fully-remote work

  • Robust benefits, incl. comprehensive health, travel insurance, and dental care

  • Flexible working environment and autonomous veteran team

To apply for this job please visit criticalforce.teamtailor.com.