Job title: Senior 2D/3D Artist
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Expertise: Creative Design
Location: Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Job published: 2020-12-04
Job ID: 32259

Job Description

We are seeking a Senior 2D/3D Artist to join the team developing high-end mobile social games. In this role you use your passion for creating high quality 2D and 3D art to make your games stand out from the rest.

You love turning the ordinary into the extraordinary, by crafting a fantasy that draws players in and immerses them. Though you have your personal preferences, you naturally adopt various art styles for different products and target audiences.
As a key member of the development team, you are a source of inspiration and motivation by sharing your work and helping everyone visualize the end product.
Contact us if you believe you have what it takes, we'd love to chat.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Define the game's art style by creating 2D/3D visual concepts, references, mood boards
  • Create in-game art assets from characters and backgrounds to UI panels and icons
  • Research and signal opportunities to improve our visual output

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

  • 3+ years of experience in a creative game development team
  • Expert understanding of artistic base principles such as shape, color, contrast
  • Advanced knowledge of 2D/3D content creation software (Photoshop, Maya)
  • Fluent verbal and written English

BONUS SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

  • Experience with 2D animation tools like Spine
  • Good sense of what makes social games work
  • Experience with Phaser, HTML 5, Unreal Engine

YOU

  • You have an artistic eye
  • You are creative, structured and communicative
  • You can handle changing priorities well
  • You are passionate about social games

WHAT OUR CLIENT OFFERS

  • A company culture that values a healthy work-life balance
  • Studio location in the heart of Amsterdam
  • Flexible working hours
  • Benefits according to experience and job
  • 26 Standard vacation days with an option to buy 5 more
  • An onsite canteen offering an inexpensive healthy lunch
  • Up to 30% income tax reduction for eligible expats
  • Relocation cost compensation depending on your situation
  • Free pension plan
  • Free train commuting when living outside of Amsterdam
  • Group activities and an annual VR game jam
  • Friday afternoon drinks
  • The latest VR hardware which you can borrow and take home