Senior Game Artist
Arkadium is seeking a motivated Senior Game Artist to play an integral role within our Creative Innovation department. This is a unique career-growth opportunity for a qualified, seasoned games professional to lead the visual design of some of our most important titles. The ideal candidate has strong experience in art, animation, and branding for games, with a portfolio to back it up.
Applicants must share their portfolio and include previous game art samples.
- Developing 2D art and animation for games across different platforms, including game assets, background illustrations, user interfaces, and promotional materials;
- Working closely with artists, engineers, and product owners within a dedicated games team
- Delivering exceptional results ensuring that all creative assets meet our goals and design standards
- Managing overall creative tasks for multiple projects
- Mentoring and directing junior artists, animators, and designers
- 5 years of professional game experience, with at least 2 years of experience as a lead or senior artist in a game studio environment;
- A solid understanding of games, game development, art creation, art optimization
- Experience leading a visual concept and providing art direction
- Plugged into current design trends and eager to apply them to our products
- Knowledge of relevant industry tools including the Adobe suite (Photoshop, Animate, Illustrator, After Effects) with 3D experience a plus
- Works well in a team environment, particularly with developers, and is experienced in providing meaningful feedback
- Strong attention to detail
- Ability iterate on design based on feedback from product owners
- Arkadium offers a competitive compensation package that includes a base salary and an uncapped income growth potential and excellent benefits.
- Health Insurance with subsidized medical, dental & vision plans starting on day one
- Positive work/life balance with generous vacation time and work-from-home days
- A unique culture of open, true teamwork and fun
- A beautiful Flatiron studio located just steps from Madison Square Park
- Summer Fridays: Our office closes at 3pm every Friday between Memorial Day & Labor Day
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