First application date:
Lightneer is looking for a talented, highly motivated Game Artist with strong 3D and 2D skills to join our fast-paced mobile game studio in Helsinki!
As a Game Artist you are responsible of the visuals of our games. Your daily tasks consist of concept art, UI design and creating finished graphics in 3D and 2D. You know what it means to work as an artist on a mobile game project and are able to carry the art tasks independently from the early market research and concept stages to global launches.
You’ll be working closely with multiple game teams, programmers and marketing team to come up with new creative ideas, fast iterations and constantly research for better ways to improve our game art. Speed and great collaboration & communication skills are crucial as our game development process is agile and rapid. We are looking for a creative and responsible person who can work both independently and as a part of small teams in a dynamic data-driven company.
As a key member of our art team, you will have the opportunity to make your mark on new mobile games played worldwide. You get to work in a fast-paced, fun, creative, agile and collaborative environment.
Responsibilities and Main Tasks
Creating low poly 3D and flat 2D game graphics and designs
Creating concept art and game mockups for new game ideas
Working within our art style guidelines and helping to define them further
Keeping up to date with hyper casual trends and applying these to visuals
Collaborating with teams and other stakeholders on finding the best art solutions
Sharing art learnings and expertise with the team
Qualifications / Requirements
A portfolio demonstrating your game art skills in 3D and 2D (Blender or 3DS Max and Photoshop)
Experience or understanding of Unity environment
Understanding the basic principles of animation, in practice
Problem solving and time estimation skills
Ability to work effectively in a team
Good English language skills
Additional as a plus
Game art experience (either from professional or hobby projects)
Mobile games and hyper casual games knowledge or interest
UI design skills
Video editing skills (After Effects)
Experience in tools such JIRA, Slack, Trello and MIRO RealtimeBoard
Other relevant education and/or work experience
Become part of Lightneer team by applying now!
We are Game Scientists at Lightneer! We created a unique GameLab, a multidisciplinary and systematic approach to mobile games development, that allows our world-class team to take best game concepts to market in just a handful of weeks. The next hit game is on its way!
We give our multicultural team of entrepreneurs, innovators, creators, engineers and marketeers the freedom, tools and support to create fun amazing mobile games and make a difference. Everyone in the company gets involved and we celebrate both success and failure, because failure means learning for us. We are one family with no egos or bullsh*t talk.
Our values – Creativity, Excellence, Honesty, Responsibility and Having Fun – drive the company culture.