2D Artist

Boston, Massachusetts, United States Full-time

We're currently looking for a 2D Artist who can set a high bar for 2D artwork and illustration in all of our products including mobile first applications, games, and marketing assets.The ideal candidate can concept and execute illustrations in a variety of styles, has a portfolio of great work to prove it, is a skilled communicator and loves taking ownership on projects. Applicants should submit a resume and current portfolio of work. Qualified applicants may be expected to complete a small design test 

Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with our Art Director, Game Designers, Software engineers, Product Managers, and other peers to shape ideas, set specifications for 2D project needs, and execute game ready assets.
  • Create style guides and asset libraries to ensure interface and design consistency. 
  • Design and build beautiful, clean illustrations, icons, and key-art according to style guidelines. 
  • Incorporate internal and user feedback to iterate on 2D creative solutions.

Requirements:

  • 3+ years of experience concepting and illustrating beautiful, clean 2D artwork for games or other large scale entertainment media
  • Expertise in 2D color, composition, form and shape language
  • Experience organizing large pools and categories of 2D assets/files
  • Experience working in an iterative, agile environment. 
  • Excited to improve visual skills, learn new techniques and applicable technology. 
  • Self-directed, professional approach to  soliciting critique and feedback. 
  • Enjoys playing a wide variety of games. 

Bonus: 

  • Experience with graphic design heavy branding and print media. 
  • Experience with 3D pipelines. 
  • Experience with incorporating user testing 
  • Game development experience.
  • Experience with Unreal 4