Game Artist + Illustrator 🎨

Salary

Competitive

Role

This is an exceptionally rare opportunity for the best and brightest to make an impact: Brightlobe is looking for an imaginative and highly-skilled creative to help guide and deliver the art vision for a groundbreaking IP title designed for children. You will: 

  • Develop the art style, tools, techniques and pipelines for our platform
  • Turn your concepts (for environments and characters) into final, implemented game assets
  • Produce high-quality, game-ready and optimized artwork
  • Work closely with other engineers, designers and artists to analyze visual requirements
  • Participate in agile development and SCRUM
  • Engage in collective responsibility for maintaining our platform

Benefits

  • Work in a fast-paced, start-up environment
  • Make a measurable impact on the lives of children around the world
  • Be part of a playful, creative working environment that prizes your imaginative ideas
  • Our workspace provides free coffee, drinks and snacks, wellness activities, social events and discounted access to a number of area restaurants and bars

Required Skills

  • 3+ years of professional experience as an illustrator, working on at least 1 shipped title
  • Exceptional artistic ability and direction, as evidenced by your portfolio
  • Knowledge of using 2D and 3D art tools, like Maya or ZBrush
  • Experience in optimizing assets for mobile platforms

Desirable Skills

  • Formal art education and qualification
  • Demonstrable interest in storytelling
  • Experience in level lighting
  • Experience in creating 3D art
  • Experience in creating 3D assets for AR/VR environments
  • Experience in guiding others on best practices, suggesting and maintaining pipelines (including planning and scheduling), re-use and optimization

Valued Characteristics

  • Effective communication and collaboration
  • Highly-imaginative and proactive approach
  • Desire for continuous improvement
  • Strong leadership skills

Hiring Process

Following portfolio review, candidates moving on to the next stage will have a Skype call. An art test may be required. Please send your CV and portfolio to work@brightlobe.com.

About

Brightlobe is a VC-backed startup with a powerful mission: to build a pioneering game-based platform that supports children’s growth and development – and brings together the families, doctors and teachers who look after them.

We’re looking for ambitious, visionary creative and technical leads to help us build games that make an impact. Join our small (but highly-driven) team – and take on the challenge of shaping technology that could change the lives of children around the world.