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2D Artist
2D Artist
Softgames
Post Date: 03 Aug 2020

JOB OVERVIEW

SOFTGAMES is looking for an experienced 2D Artist to join our Studio in Toronto, ON, Canada, who has professional experience working in-house, preferably within the games industry. If coming up with creative concepts, clear user interfaces and efficiently creating high-quality art assets is what you are passionate about, then this is the right job for you.

Reporting to the Product Manager, you’ll be working within a small cross-functional team, creating content for our casual games. You’ll receive the creative freedom to design assets and the opportunity to bring new ideas to the team.

**Qualified applicants will be expected to complete a graphics test. This is a full-time, permanent position.

**Please apply only if you have the right to work in Canada. We do not relocate / offer visa sponsorship for this position.

**Due to indeterminate circumstances of COVID-19, this position may initially be done remotely.

Your role:

  • Define and communicate the visual style in our casual games, and ensure the consistency of artwork production
  • Conceptualize, design and produce a wide range of 2D game art assets and support integration
  • Define a high-quality art style and consistent UI
  • Concisely communicating your ideas about improving screen flows and game features from the perspective of the user experience
  • Ensure that all the art is delivered to the developers in accordance to the project’s technical requirements

Your profile:

  • Minimum of 2 years experience working as a 2D Artist (preferable in the games industry)
  • Experience with UI Design
  • Advanced proficiency with Adobe Creative Suite
  • Experience in high quality visual decision-making and problem solving
  • Self-starter, experienced in managing own tasks from concept through completion
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, fluent in English
  • Passionate about games!

Nice to have:

  • Experience with 2D Animation and Visual Effects

What we offer:

  • We value your ideas & input! Take charge in your projects and see your ideas come to life
  • Join a spirited, inspiring, international and enthusiastic team
  • Work in a fun, collaborative, feedback-focused, no-BS environment
  • The chance to craft games for millions of monthly gamers
  • Flexible working-hours, remote work opportunity and flat company hierarchy

JOB DETAILS

Location
Toronto, Ontario

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