Illustrator opening at Games Lab

Job Position: 

A rare opportunity exists for talented and creative Illustrator to join our fun and innovative Sydney CBD-based game design team. As part of our team of artists, you will be creating original artwork for games from concept sketch to finished art.

To be considered for one of these roles you must be able to demonstrate the following skills and attributes:

  • High quality realistic drawing ability with an excellent knowledge of anatomy and structure to create dynamic and dramatic poses from your imagination
  • Digital painting experience in Photoshop and/or Painter
  • Strong creative and conceptual skills and ability to clearly present your ideas
  • A strong sense of colour
  • Able to follow a brief and willing to work under direction
  • Able to work to deadlines and manage your time efficiently
  • Interest and knowledge of the fantasy genre
  • Able to take artwork from concept to finished art
  • An interest in pc games
  • Able to work individually and as part of a team

To apply, please send a cover letter, CV and original artwork samples (10MB limit per attachment) demonstrating your ability and suitability for this role to

Industry references essential, probation periods will apply.

Due to the volume of applications we receive, we are unable to respond personally to phone or email inquiries regarding the status of an application. Only candidates being considered for an interview will be contacted.


Nate Johnson's picture

Hello , My name is Nate Johnson
I am a professional artist , i have extensive experience working in :
. Comic Books (we are the comic book experts)
. Cover Specialist
. Fine Art
. Character & Graphic Design .
. 2D Animation ( Production Studio)
.3D Animation ( extended studies / training non - degree pending )
. Logo & Graphics Development

My Strong points are:
* Penciling
* Inking
* Digital Coloring
* Lettering
* Character , Concept & Logo Design
* Web & Cartoon Animation
* Storyboarding
* Backgrounds / Scenery

I have worked on and produced many professional
books and art projects , including comic books , marketing promotions
games & animation productions .

Some Clients & Companies I've worked with include :
. Say It With A Smile Production
(Animated) Kid Power International Seriers ( sample reel upon rquest)
. The Stoneridge Group Marketing firm
. CHCA ( Children's Health Corp of America )
. 2nd Coming Comix
. Trueheart Publishing Co.
. Smashdown Sports Apparel ( Australia)
. Gamepeons Game Development
. Unconventional ( T.V.Pilot)
. Actor Chris Warner ( Sin City , No Country For Old Men )
. As well as countless private commissions , and my own 2
. N.J. Comix self published titles :
(1) 3rd Degree Burn Afro - American Super Hero
(2) Defcon:04 - Sci - Fi
(3) Motion Comic & Animated Series

You Can see hi-res pieces of my work here :

My pricing Is base on The National Average Industry Pay Scale.
If you would like to commission me , please feel free to e-mail me at :
I,am a children's illustration specialist . take a look at my portfolio link :

Thnx - Nate