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Senior Game Artist

  • New York City
  • Full-time


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


  • Inc Magazine's Best Workplace - 2016, 2017, 2019
  • Crain's Best Places to Work - 2017
  • Ad Age Best Places to Work - 2017
  • Digiday Worklife Award - 2017
  • Great Place to Work Certified - 2019
  • Forbes Small Giants - 2019

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