2D Artist/Illustrator

ROLE: This position requires strong artistic design, communication, and organization skills, and the ability to work across teams. The candidate will work closely with the Art Director in a highly collaborative environment. Strong communication and collaboration skills are required.

JOB REQUIREMENTS 

  • Able to work in an Agile, energetic and fast paced environment.
  • Collaborate and brainstorm with creative and development team.
  • Production of 2D Art/Illustration within a production pipeline.
  • Create compelling, 2D Art/Illustration across a variety of game genres.
  • Must be able to take direction and communicate with other disciplines.
  • Able to contribute creatively to app and game design a benefit

PREREQUISITES 

  • Work samples that show strong artistic sensibilities, refined color sense, drawing and painting skills, delivering high quality work efficiently and on-time.
  • Ability to create compelling 2D rendering of characters, props, environments,UI and storyboards.
  • Expertise in  Adobe PhotoShop, Illustrator and Flash.
  • Experience using 3D packages, After Effects and game engines is a definite plus.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Must be able to take direction.

RELATIONSHIPS:                

  • Reports to: Art Director

COMPENSATION: 

  • 3 month temporary full time contract with possible full time option thereafter
  • Full time includes a competitive salary, benefits and stock option package available for the right candidate