Senior 2D Game Artist (m/f)

Berlin, Deutschland Full-time

Description

We are looking for a motivated and passionate 2D Game Artist to join us. As an experienced Game Artist, you possess both a high quality portfolio and a determination to push boundaries and create kick-ass art. You enjoy working as part of a team, but have a proactive approach and ability to take responsibility. You will be contributing your  experience to our art team, creating the characters and worlds for our mobile games. You will be working closely with our design and development teams, pushing the boundaries of what's possible on mobile platform.

 We feel that talent feeds talent, that’s why we work together to create the best possible designs. We offer everyone an equal chance to impact the final result. Our teams are small and agile, and we strongly believe in the creative freedom of the artist. At Awesome Prototype you have a chance to join a small team of driven and goal oriented individuals that contribute to a common cause. If you share those values, then you just might be the Artist we are looking for.

 

Responsibilities

  • Create storyboards and concept final art assets for our mobile games
  • Create high quality 2D character and environment concepts
  • Partner with the Art Director, to create concept paintings, textures, moods, style guides, and various production materials
  • Create high quality marketing assets for the Marketing Team
  • Create Concept Art that can be translated into final in-game assets
  • Work closely with development team in optimizing art pipeline and resolving other cross-disciplinary issues

 

Requirements

  • 5+ years of relevant experience as a 2D Game Artist
  • Advanced knowledge of game development in Unity 3D
  • Strong digital drawing/painting skills
  • Experience in developing high quality UI screens and assets in previously published games
  • Appreciation of User Interface design
  • Strong sense of design, exhibiting good use of color, lighting, form, line, and composition
  • Proficiency in Photoshop/Illustrator
  • Ability to quickly generate many ideas through rough sketches, refined concept art and color studies
  • Ability to communicate visually, and to identify and define visual design issues and solutions
  • Ability to work in and adapt to different art styles/genres
  • Ability to work with others and take direction/feedback well
  • Ability to take initiativeand solve problems without being told, resulting in excellent follow-through
  • Deep passion for games and the entertainment industry
  • Good command of English
  • Advanced verbal communication skills in German

 

Why you will love it here

  • Have impact from day one. Drive and influence the creation process of our games
  • Be part of one of the fastest growing game companies in Germany
  • Work on solving hard problems and meaningful challenges related to creating AAA titles for mobile
  • We're a collaborative, smart and hardworking team that learns from each other every day
  • Competitive benefits matching your level of experience
  • Participate directly in the success
  • Work and live in Berlin - one of the most creative, culturally diverse, beautiful and affordable cities in the world with one of the fastest growing game development scenes.
  • Many fun company celebrations and team activities
  • Work in a really unique environment

About Awesome Prototype

Awesome Prototype aims to create games that millions of people will play for years or decades to come. We’re serious about creating very high quality products, processes, tools and everything in between. We believe the best people make the best games, and that’s who we’re looking for. If you love games and are passionate about playing and crafting them, and you’re looking for an awesome job that provides you ownership and independence, you’re in the right place.

We believe that focus means staying small. We hire only the most passionate doers and arm them with the trust and support to make the biggest impact possible. As part of a small, independent team at Awesome Prototype, you’ll be free to dream and succeed (and sometimes fail) big!

Please submit your CV along with portfolio of your work.