Lead 2D Artist

Main Scope

  • Lead art direction (4-6 artists): mobile games, both mature and new (30% of time).

  • Be the only Senior Artist on one project (70% of time)

Tasks

  • Development and implementation of quality standards.

  • Management: assessing candidates, onboarding new artists; coaching, assessment, training and development of art team members.

  • High-level estimation of art costs for new potential projects.

  • Performing the functions of a senior artist on one project.

  • Would be great if you have the desire and opportunity to write small articles in English for our social media.

Essential

  • High level or artistic quality of works, excellent ability to work with colors;

  • Ability and passion for the “casual” visual style;

  • Solid experience with mobile 2D games in gamedev companies;

  • Experience with character animation ( Animate/Spine is a plus), UI / UX;

  • Excellent knowledge of the Adobe suite;

  • Solid experience with Unity 3D;

  • Bachelor of visual arts is required;

  • Upper-intermediate English is required, written and oral to communicate with clients;

  • Experience leading a small team of artists.

Passion for computer games, proactivity, high level of responsibility, ability to give and receive feedback, motivation for learning and development.

Desirable

  • Excellence in work estimations;

  • Experience in motion-design (Adobe After Effects, Adobe Premiere);

  • Basic abilities in creating 3D models, environments, characters, and other assets;

  • Experience with Agile development methodologies;

  • Experience with task trackers and version control systems.

Conditions
 

  • Fully remote job;

  • Official contract with Cyprus company, Salary fixed and paid in USD, yearly increase;

  • Fixed working 8 hours a day schedule without time trackers (we believe in the importance of work-life/personal-life balance);

  • Compensation program for work equipment;

  • Courses and training including: Online English in a small group (native speaker),hard and soft skills.

  • Compensation program for co-working or office rent

  • Small friendly agile teams

When applying for this vacancy, please give a link to fresh portfolio. Please note there is an obligatory test case for this position.