Senior 2D Illustrator (In-House)

Code | Montreal

We are looking for an outstanding 2D Illustrator to join our team and work on our upcoming games. You will design and illustrate 2D game art for a wide range of game themes and have the creative freedom to direct the quality and designs of those games.

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You will be responsible for: 

  • Illustrating high quality artwork and themes for diverse casino games.
  • Illustrating environment, backgrounds, characters, and symbols in a common style based on the game business requirements.
  • Working closely with the Art Director to design the environments, characters and entire artwork of the game.
  • Taking direction, giving direction, iterating on look and feel, gathering feedback from the entire team, and participating in the review of the full production of the art and games.
  • Consistently deliver work of the highest caliber.

Essential experience: 

  • Jaw dropping 2D illustrations portfolio demonstrating excellent creative skills and diversity.
  • Very good at creating appealing 2D characters, backgrounds, and rendering artwork with a great finish.
  • Digital illustration skills with an advanced understanding of Photoshop, Illustrator, or similar.
  • A communicator with the ability to verbalize conceptual thoughts and with an openness to use constructive critique.
  • The ability to adapt to established styles and deliver creative variations on them.
  • Ability to work within a team and work collaboratively with colleagues in all departments, to execute the best possible games.
  • Experience working with animation graphics, sprite sheets, and animation asset optimization.
  • Genuinely wants to do a good job as a matter of pride in one’s work.
  • Keen to learn and demonstrate ability.
  • Self-motivated.

Desirable experience: 

  • A technical degree in computer art.
  • Preferably prior experience working with game graphics, online HTML5 games, and game art optimization requirements.
  • Knowledge of the real money gaming industry, slot machines, and other gambling games.
  • Understanding web browser game development.
  • Experience with effects and animation tools such as Spine 2D, Spriter, TweenJS, PixiJS, or other 2D tools.
  • Logotype Design.
  • Bilingual (French and English) is an asset.

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