Game Artist - Casual Games Design & Marketing

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Game Artist - Casual Games Design & Marketing

Position

As a Game Artist you will join us remotely or on-site in Berlin.


You are passionate about casual games and will be responsible for creating new designs, skins and marketing assets for our new and existing games. You will conceptualize and implement art, game visuals, UI, animations and assets. You embrace technical constraints as an art form not as a limiting restriction. The development cycles in this area are short (3 months or even shorter) so you are able to bring your vision to life in a short period of time. You love working and collaborating closely with others, namely Product Managers and Developers.


This is an optional remote position. No relocation to Berlin necessary - but we will support if you want to move here.

**Qualified applicants will be expected to complete a graphics test.


Your role:

  • Create create concepts, characters, backgrounds and UI for new and existing games - from the concept stage all the way to implementation

  • Create high quality marketing assets

  • Ensure consistency and quality of the art you produce

  • Design UI animations, transitions and visual effects

  • Create 2D game art assets and support integration

  • Communicate your ideas about improving screen flows and game features from the perspective of the user experience

  • Ensure that all the art is delivered to the developers in accordance to the project’s technical requirements

Your profile:

  • 2+ years of Graphic Design experience within the Casual Games industry with a portfolio to share

  • Experience with Theme and UI Design

  • Advanced proficiency with Adobe Creative Suite

  • Skilled in high quality visual decision-making and problem solving

  • Self-starter, experienced in managing own tasks from concept through completion

  • Strong communication skills in English

  • Passionate about games, art and working as part of a team

What we offer:

  • We value your creative ideas & input! Take charge in your projects and see your ideas come to life!

  • Join a spirited, inspiring, international and enthusiastic team

  • Work in a fun, collaborative, feedback-focused, no-BS environment

  • The chance to craft games for millions of monthly gamers

  • Opportunity to work remotely

Further benefits:

Working and living at SOFTGAMES has many advantages as e.g. a high job security, great work-life balance and one of the best teams in the world :) Further our full time employees benefit from:

  • Flexible working setup: Your choice - either fully remote wherever you are or on-site in our modern office in central Berlin.
  • Visa: Our visa assistance service guides you through the whole process and helps with tips and tricks to get the approvals and your visa as fast as possible.
  • Relocation Support: We support your move to Berlin with e.g. flat hunting, paper work like local registration, setting up bank accounts etc.
  • Language classes: We pay your German lessons so you can order food auf deutsch very fast and go right up to perfecting your business vocabulary.
  • Further training: A personal learning budget to spend on learning and development, including books, workshops, etc.
  • Flexible working hours and home office: Productive hours differ individually. That’s why you're welcome to show up in the office whenever you're ready for it. Need to watch the kids or wait for a handicrafts person? No problem - we also offer the opportunity for home office.
  • Office: A super modern office with state of the art tech, based in the center of Berlin, quickly to reach from all destinations thanks to the excellent public transport connections.
  • Fresh fruits, snacks and drinks: Enjoy fresh fruits, free coffee and a fully stocked fridge with cold Water, Juices, Coke, Club Mate, Beer etc. For the sweet-toothed we have snacks, chocolate and chips of course.
  • Epic company parties: Regular company parties to celebrate, including Summer Party, Oktoberfest, Christmas Party.
  • Team events: We have regular Casual Fridays, Board Game Nights, Pub Quizzes, Team lunches, Company breakfasts and much more …
  • Team spirit: Beyond our amazing parties and company events, the team further organizes activities themselves such as playing soccer together, a cooking group, a Japanese learning group, and much more.

About SOFTGAMES

With offices in Berlin (HQ) and Toronto, SOFTGAMES is an instant gaming company. We develop casual, truly social games that can be played instantly across all devices. We partner closely with Facebook, Samsung and more to craft the next generation of instant games that billions of people can play together. To-date, more than 500 MM people have played our games on Facebook, including Cookie Land, Solitaire Story Tripeaks, Mahjong Story, Space Invaders, Fish Story, Bubble Shooter or Candy Rain.


At SOFTGAMES, we believe that different perspectives and background in our teams contribute to the quality of our work. We value diversity and therefore welcome all applications - regardless of gender, nationality, ethnic and social origin, religion / worldview, disability, age as well as sexual orientation and identity.


Have we caught your interest? Then we look forward to your detailed application together with your salary expectations and earliest possible start date.