2d/3d Animation artist/ game artist

2d/3d Animation artist/ game artist


Job Description

Graphic Designer/Animation artist (NJ)
Job Description:
We are looking for an User Interface Designer/ Illustrator/ Creative artist to join our team, and help create outstanding mobile experiences for our users. Our projects are based on education and cater to different age groups. We are currently working on imporving our Picture Book pipeline for young kids and require Graphic artists who can creat unique characters which can be animated to provide fun based learning for little ones.

Visualize and create various interface systems for IOS, Android & Web platforms. E.g -- Landing page, creative assets, buttons, skins for Mobile Apps, etc.
Design characters for the Picture Book pipleline (Cartoon animals, birds, characters for games etc.)
Develop assets using Illustrator/Photoshop.
Work on the development of the overall concepts for different educational projects.
Work within existing styles to create highly polished game-ready art assets, including static images, animations, and background art
Design both online and printed promotional materials for a wide variety of uses, including iTunes store marketing, ad banner campaigns, websites, trade shows, community building via social media outlets, and more
Work directly with producers, designers, and engineers to deliver assets in an agile environment
Contribute your creativity and passion for games to team discussions on art, game design and user experience
Collaborate with a team of smart, passionate people who geek out on their work as much as you do

Bachelors/Associates degree in Design or equivalent
3+ years of work experience, game industry preferred
Technically proficient at creating digital illustrations and layouts with Photoshop, Illustrator and Flash.
Deep understanding of illustration, color theory, composition, typography, and game art
A portfolio of game-centric illustration and graphic design samples showcasing a wide range of styles and clients
Ability to work independently, multi-task, and deliver quality work in an efficient manner
Solid understanding of experience preparing and optimizing art for game, print and web production including using version control software
Ability to think creatively and problem-solve when faced with new challenges
Desire to learn and work in a fast-paced environment where the ability to change focus on the fly is highly appreciated
Experience having worked on Mobile or Social platforms is a plus

Please email if interested.

Skills: agile, banner, marketing, games, design