We are seeking a Lead Artist / Art Director to create and direct artwork for the development of mobile and desktop games. The artist must have experience with creating 2D and 3D content for Unity 3D with a focus on production of high quality and fun games.
The artist will have experience with asset production for at least 2 released games ranging from small to moderate in size and complexity. As a small Game Development Studio the skills we require at Mode are often broad, quite often challenging but always fun! The artist will require exceptional drawing and communication skills and be able to utilize Photoshop and Illustrator so they can produce when needed assets required directly for use in the games we are developing.
Provide 2D Artwork as part of concept art for the development of games
Direct and work with 3D and Concept Artists to satisfy quality control and high standards of artwork requirements for development of games
Work as a team with all members to provide materials as needed for the development of games
Play test, provide feedback and quality control the development of games
Attend on and off-site client meetings to present art and game content
Maintain a clean and safe workspace, and abide by workplace health and safety policies and procedures
Have an positive attitude in the workplace to create a comfortable and relaxed work environment for other contractors and employees
Other minor tasks as directed
Expert knowledge of Photoshop and Illustrator
Intermediate hand drawing skills with pen and pencil
Experience with Unity 3D and 3D modelling tools
Excellent verbal and written communication
Great interpersonal skills
Organised and able to set and meet deadlines
Willingness to push boundaries and try new ideas for the development of artwork for games
Set and meet your deadlines and take responsibility of delivery of games as a team effort
Complete administration tasks on time
Deal with clients, suppliers and other employees professionally at all times
Maintain the organisation of other team members, while the Director/Owner is not available
Ensure your desk is clean and presentable at all times
This position is initially a long term contract with the potential for full-time employment. The contact is for 6 months depending on experience and weekly contract rates. Candidates must attend an interview and work on site within our vibrant Sydney Office.
Get in touch via our jobs application page including a link to your portfolio and CV http://www.mode-games.com/jobs/