2D Game Artist

Location
Glendale, California (US)
Salary
Based on experience* Full-time with benefits
Posted
Jun 16, 2017
Closes
Jul 16, 2017
Specialty
Art, Graphic Design, UX & UI
Metro Area
Los Angeles
Duration
Full Time

 

Our Mastery team is looking for strong 2D Game Artists to design the UX/UI for in-game activities and menu systems, deliver art assets, and create wireframes and game concepts for future projects.
 

Primary Responsibilities: 

• Design User Interfaces and User Experience for game activities and menu systems

• Create highly functional interface layouts

• Design characters, props, and environments that are compliant to the brand’s style guide

• Create assets from scratch in Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator

• Work with game designers and curriculum specialists to create wireframes and develop game concepts for future projects

• Work within a development team to work towards two weeks’ sprint goals

 
Position Requirements 

• Expert knowledge of Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator. 

• Experience working on game projects that involve meta games, game hubs, or multi-game systems.

• Advanced knowledge of color theory, UX/UI, concept sketching, and storyboarding

• Experience creating UV textures for 3D models is a plus, but not required

• Desire to continually sharpen artistic abilities through company training, independent learning, and/or learning from other team members 

• Good communication skills

• Strong traditional drawing and rendering abilities

• Ability to create art for web based games and apps (screen layout, symbol sets) with guidance.

• Excellent time-management skills and ability to meet deadlines under pressure

• A passion for Education and Games

• Ability to optimize art for web-based games and apps is a PLUS

• Understanding of Unity and Maya is a PLUS

 
Qualifications:

• 2 - 3 Years of experience in a game development

• Education:   Bachelor of Arts in Illustration, Animation, or Visual Communication