Game Artist
Posted by: Blastworks
Company Summary:


Location: Victoria, BC
Date Posted: 23 Oct 2017
Expiration Date: 22 Dec 2017
How to apply:

Send resume and online portfolio to [email protected]

Job Type: Full-Time
Job Category: Marketing, Comms & Design


Summary of position:

Blastworks is seeking a talented Victoria-based Game Artist to join our creative team and help us deliver engaging game experiences that keep our players coming back for more.  This is a regular full time role reporting to the Creative Director offering competitive compensation and benefits. 

Key activities and deliverables:

  • You will deliver game ready 2d art assets and animation for our Facebook and Mobile Casino and Casual Games.
  • You will work with the Creative Director on creating concept art to inform a proposed visual target
  • You will then take concepts and visual targets through to final art and animation and integrate the assets in the form of static art, Flash animation, and/or Unity prefabs

Successful candidates must have:

  • You are an exceptional creative with strong drawing and digital painting skills.
  • You have strong communication and organizational skills and are able to see other points of view/receive feedback.
  • You can follow an established style and stay on model.
  • You have a strong grasp on illustration, typography, color theory, composition, and perspective.
  • You have a diverse and awe inspiring online portfolio that illustrates your strengths, personal and professional examples of your drawing, painting, and animation expertise.
  • You have a solid working knowledge of Illustrator and Photoshop.
  • You are proficient in Flash animation.
  • You are a fun person who enjoys working as a part of a creative team but who is also comfortable to take a task and run with it.

Preferred candidates will have:

  • Experience with Unity Animations and/or Spine
  • You enjoy playing mobile games, especially in the casual or casino space. Professional games industry experience is a huge plus!
  • You draw your inspiration from multiple sources, including Mobile and Facebook games, comics, film and life experience.

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