Sr. Concept Artist / Illustrator

Playstudios
Anywhere in the World, Australia
Job type: Permanent

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Job Description

Playstudios Orion - a 100% distributed team, is looking for talented Mobile Game Concept Artist/Illustrator to help develop stories, gameplay ideas, characters, backgrounds, and symbol designs for our games: 

https://www.playstudios.com/pop-slots

https://www.royalcharmslots.com

https://www.playstudios.com/mobile-slots

Concept Artist/Illustrator Responsibilities:

  • Able to scale output by leading a team of 3 Artists

  • Able to conceptualize quickly, iterate quickly, and be flexible in multiple art styles

  • Design whimsical game symbols, UI assets, backgrounds, and characters

  • Polish game assets to high visual standard for production

  • Create marketing dialogs/advertisements for promotions & sales

Skills & Requirements

Concept Artist / Illustrator Qualifications:

  • 5+ years in the mobile gaming industry
  • Understand slots artistic theory (can be learned)
  • Excellent artistic skill set, understanding of color theory and composition.
  • Good communication and organizational skills
  • Proactive, with the ability to lead a creative vision
  • Work well under deadline pressure
  • Must be vocal and communicative
  • Fluent in English is a MUST
  • A portfolio showcasing high-quality 2D illustration/concept art
  • Require 2-4 hours of overlap for communication. We operate in GMT+8 Hong Kong.

Additional Information

  • Working remotely is an option

How to Apply

Concept Artist / Illustrator Qualifications:
  • Repeat, please do your own research on top grossing mobile slots games and make sure the slots genre is within your interest
  • Download MyVegas, MyKonami, Pop! Slots, Lucky Life Slots, Royal Charm Slots and review the art styles
  • Include in your portfolio link as well as 1-3 images you think best fits the style from the research above
  • Interested applicants, please send your application to daniel@playstudios.asia with the tag [Sr. Concept] and (your name)
  • The tag is important! Example: [Sr. Concept] John Doe
  • Please don't forget your portfolio link(s) and a short info about yourself and your experiences. No need for lengthy cover letters.
  • During the interview process, there will be a paid art test.
  • We highly appreciate your interest in the position, but due to the volume of submissions, we will reach out to those selected for the interview process. Thank you.

About the Company

Playstudios Orion

Playstudios Orion division is 100% distributed, there are no physical offices, everyone is remotely scattered across the globe - we work from the comfort of our home! To us, happiness is the result of being able to embrace flexible hours, and working on tasks that are meaningful.  We don’t think that a great job should require you to uproot your life and your family, or that a life event should force you out of a great job. We want to work with great people no matter where your life takes you.

We like talents who can form a P.A.C.T with us

  • Proactive: capable self-starter and goal-oriented personality

  • Assertive: able to place oneself into production and offering help to others without overhead supervision

  • Communicative: be transparent and always updating the team on your progress or any issues encountered. Do not be afraid to speak your mind, we appreciate you!

  • Trustworthy: Trust is earned by demonstrating competence in your craft and being able to deliver outstanding work on time while being proactive, assertive, and communicative.

Our roles are full-time positions and are not your stereotypical boring freelance job where you engage with one manager. You will experience a brand new work methodology as you work real time with dozens of talents across the globe.