2D Artist/Illustrator

**Please note that during this time, we are working from home but are looking for potential candidates who are interested in working onsite in the future. We will attempt to get the right person set up working from home initially if we are still in this current position**

Working with one of the world’s leading casinos, West Pier Studio has developed a portfolio of exciting and highly successful games, enjoyed by millions of players around the world. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a growing company on global titles, so if you’re sharp-minded and passionate about making great games, please get in touch.

Job Description
We are looking for a 2D Artist / Illustrator to join our Slots and Casino team. Working on our latest games, you will collaborate daily with other artists and developers and be responsible for creating a wide variety of digital artwork, ranging from environment and character art, logos and UI elements from concept to final implementation.

This is an excellent position for an experienced or aspiring 2D Artist. The role is ideally suited to a freelancer prepared to work within our office. Full-time / permanent position may also be available to the right candidate.

Required Skills
• All round excellence in design and digital illustration.
• Digital painting
• An ability to generate quick concepts and realize ideas.
• Have a very creative and imaginative mind-set
• Eye for composition and colour.
• Possess a stunning and up to date portfolio.
• Examples of self-initiated projects.
• An understanding of multi-platform development.
• Ability to follow existing styles and brand guidelines.

Technical Skills  
• Adobe creative cloud
• Illustrator
• Photoshop
• Flash

Desirable Skills  
• Games UI experience and game logo creation.
• Understanding and experience with 2D animation.
• After effects
• 3D

What West Pier Offer
• Flexible working arrangements
• Ongoing training with career development – A great opportunity to learn the latest technology that power our games
• A friendly, creative and focused office atmosphere
• Regular in-house events and social outings, such as lunchtime board games, Poker nights, Cheese boards, Escape Rooms and much more
• Weekly fruit delivery and healthy snacks, with locally roasted coffee
• Free Eye Tests
• Enviable location in Brighton city centre – 2 minutes from the beach and 5 minutes from Brighton Rail Station


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