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Social Games Artist

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Aardvark Swift
Employer Aardvark Swift
Category Art/Animation
Salary £Excellent + Relocation Support
Location Other
Reference 8427_SH07060SGA4

Social Games Artist

My client is a high-Technology start-up with a fresh approach to the online gaming space. If you are a talented individual who thrives in a fast-paced, growing environment with passionate and like-minded individuals, they are the opportunity you have been looking for.

Overview of the job:

My client are looking for someone to lead from an art and design perspective to push the boundaries of games in the regulated space. The right individual thrives in a fast-paced, growing start-up environment, lives and breathes excellent design, can work to tight deadlines to produce exceptional results.

Required Skills & Experience:

? A jaw-dropping game-geared portfolio of work that shows a wide breadth of experience, variety, and passion for design.
? Minimum of 3 years of relevant games industry experience (ideally in social / mobile gaming).
? Expert with Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator or comparable software.
? Keen eye for design, detail, and artwork.
? Experience in online gaming or other gaming-related industries (social gaming, console gaming, PC gaming).
? Must have practical experience creating art assets, animation and UI for games or apps.
? Must have a broad understanding of technical limitations and how they impact visual design.
? Must have good written and verbal communication skills.
? Experience with Apple Mac hardware and software [optional].
? Exposure to 3D and compositing solutions [optional].
? Ability to prototype games and put together working proofs-of-concept [optional].

Please include influential artists or games as part of your application. My client are a passionate team of gamers and would like to better understand where your interests lie.

Please contact Simon Hope at: Simon@aswift.com for more information.