Senior 2D Artist/Animator

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Senior 2D Artist/Animator

About the business

Wymac Gaming Solutions employs over 50 staff and develops a variety of titles in the games/gambling space for PC/custom hardware.

Wymac is an equal opportunity employer, and as such we invite applicants of all backgrounds to apply for this role.

About the role

This role will see the successful applicant creating the art for a number of ongoing projects in a variety of visual styles.



Responsibilities:

Create high quality illustrations of characters, props and backgrounds for digital products..

Use After Effects to create high quality motion graphics and animations.

Particle Effect design and creation using After Effects and After Effects Plugins.

Create key 2D Art Assets ranging from UI design and iconography, logo design, and fullscreen finished art pieces to use in a variety of Games and Gaming products.

Collaborate with the Art Director to develop, enhance and communicate visual styles for a variety of projects.

Work with Art, Design and Programming teams to identify visual problems and offer/apply creative solutions.

Skills and experience

Requirements:

We are looking for an applicant with a minimum of 4 years experience in producing 2D Art for games or gaming development or similar industries, however we would consider someone with less experience who can show a folio of work produced at the required level of quality.

Able to demonstrate an eye for composition, colour and detail.

Highly skilled in digital content creation tools such as After Effects, Photoshop and Illustrator.

Excellent communication skills.

Self-motivated with the ability to work independently and meet deadlines.

Positive contributor within a highly collaborative environment.

Passionate about learning new technologies and techniques in the artistic field.

Desirable Skills

Traditional Graphic Design Skills.

Experience in User Interface (UI) design and creation.

Submission / Portfolio requirements:

Resume

Cover Letter

Portfolio demonstrating relevant artistic skills

Only applicants with Australian citizenship or relevant visas will be considered.

Email applications to admin@wymac.com.au with the subject line "Senior 2D Artist/Animator"