|Position:||2D Game Artist|
|Employer:||Aardvark Swift Recruitment|
|Location:||UK - South East|
|Date posted:||Thursday, September 26th 2013|
An exciting contract opportunity with a start up studio based near Brighton. This studio has been set up by two former Black Rock employees and is on the way to becoming another successful Black Pebble.
They are looking for a 2D Game Artist to join their team based in Brighton.
You will be responsible for:
. Concepting different art styles for our game and app projects.
. Producing high quality 2D assets for all aspects of our games, in a variety of formats. This includes characters, worlds, effects, user interface, and iconography.
. Working within design, style and technical requirements to ensure games are high quality, highly usable and fulfil client needs.
. Contributing to team design discussions, bringing new ideas and enhancing others?.
. Working with project leads and clients to ensure artistic goals are realistic and achievable.
. Providing assistance with studio art tasks such as marketing materials, presentations and managing art source material.
. Extensive working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite, with emphasis on Photoshop and Illustrator.
. Confident artistic ability, with a strong portfolio displaying a broad range and unique personal style.
. Demonstrable experience producing art assets for games and user interfaces.
. Ability to use, build and improve art pipelines, taking assets from source into the game efficiently.
. Previous experience filling an artistic role within a development team.
. Strong time-management skills, able to meet deadlines both with and without pressure.
. A passion for games and interactive media.
Optional Skills and Experience
. Experience using the Unity engine and tools.
. Experience creating assets for mobile devices, handling multiple target resolutions and hardware specifications.
. 3D modelling and texturing skills using Maya/3DS Max.
. Shader programming.
. Skills in 2D or 3D animation.
If you are interested in applying for this position please contact SImon Hope at Aardvark Swift: Simon@aswift.com or 01709 834 777