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So if youre tired of the same old, come and build the next big thing with us!We are seeking an exceptionally talented mid-to-senior-level artist to help us design and build an exciting new mobile game. You will be a key part of the art team, establish the art style for new games, will work closely with the Head of Mobile and Art Director, contribute to the whole development process and will have a strong influence on the overall quality of our product.You must have industry experience creating 2D illustrations and character design. Your portfolio must demonstrate a wide variety of graphical styles and design work created to a high standard. Experience in UI design is also a big plus!You should have an awareness of the most popular mobile games and the graphical styles they employ, be motivated, and have a genuine interest in playing and making industry leading mobile games.What you will do:Define the art style for new gamesWork closely with the Art Director to create art assets for 2D icons, character art and in-game displayWork to a functional and aesthetic brief, adapting to different art styles and keeping consistency with the overall game styleProvide creative input into defining the look " feel and design functionalityCreate both static and animating 2D elements in Flash " After EffectsFollow the art creation process from concept through to completionRapid creation of GUI artwork prototypesPrioritise work against schedules and track assigned tasksBe responsive to deadlines and work well under pressureMentor more junior members of the teamWe are looking for:Art degree or excellent game-focused portfolioGames production experience, one published social game title is a massive plusExcellent conceptual, illustration and design skillsGood written and verbal communication skills, willingness to accept and follow directionStrong core graphic design skills including layout, typography " background designExcellent understanding of composition and colour theoryAbility to adapt to a broad range of artistic stylesExcellent attention to detailExcellent knowledge of Photoshop, Illustrator, After EffectsUnderstanding of Flash, Flash Catalyst, or basic Actionscript is a plusKnowledge of 3D packages would be an advantage Check out our website: http://www.plumbee.comCheck out our first game on Facebook: https://apps.facebook.com/mirrorballslots Plumbee - 11 months ago