2D Artist/Animator

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Wymac Gaming Solutions are looking for a full-time, in-house 2D Artist/Animator with the passion and skill to create and develop 2D assets for a variety of Video Game and Gaming products.
Wymac Gaming Solutions employs over 40 staff and develops a variety of titles in the games/gaming space for PC/custom hardware. This role will see the successful applicant creating the art for a number of ongoing projects in a variety of visual styles.

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

Responsibilities:
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 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.

Requirements:
We are looking for an applicant with a minimum of 2 years experience in producing 2D Art for games 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

Please send our submission to admin@wymac.com.au with “2D Artist/Animator” in the subject line.

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