Jagex Ltd, the UKs leading independent Online Games Studio, is looking for a highly motivated and talented graphic designer to join their large graphics department.
The role will involve supporting this highly creative team in the production of icons, sprites and 2D graphics for our newly announced Sci-Fi MMO: Stellar Dawn.
KEY DUTIES INCLUDE
Creation of new, high quality interface elements and icons
Icon creation and manipulation at pixel level
Creation of marketing assets in collaboration with the concept artists from the team
Following direction, briefs and concept design/development procedures
Communicating with our dedicated development and graphics teams
Previous experience of graphic design and pixel art
Understanding of interface design, tiling, icon optimization and compression techniques
Ability to demonstrate creative concepts and take art direction
Experience of quality control, including a keen eye for detail in all areas of development
Energetic, enthusiastic, self motivated with a strong work ethic and a high level of initiative
A keen gamer with an understanding of what makes games fun
Experience of working on completed game products. Modding experience also accepted
Art and Design or equivalent degree
Interest and experience of RPGs and MMORPGs
Salary is negotiable and extremely competitive. The package will also have several benefits including annual bonus, private health care and gym membership
Cambridge, United Kingdom
Send your CV with covering letter and portfolio to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Jagex Games Studio is a world leading developer and publisher of high quality browser-based games and is the largest independent games studio in the UK, with over 400 staff across two studios in Cambridge, England.
Built exclusively on Jagexs own proprietary platforms and tools; Jagex is a leader in innovation and technology within the online games space with its popular browser-based game, RuneScape, awarded the Guinness World Record for the worlds most popular free-to-play MMO three years running, and Jagex.com, the studios captivating free browser games website offering numerous, varied games to a wide audience.
Jagex Ltd offers its employees a positive, challenging and highly rewarding working environment and has won numerous awards to demonstrate this commitment, including the 2009 Golden Joystick for the UK Games Developer of the Year and featuring in the Sunday Times Top 100 Best Companies to Work For listing in both 2007 and 2008.
Jagex intends to continue building on this fantastic position and become a significant operator in all major gaming markets worldwide, through developing and publishing compelling online games that have wide appeal, while also continuing to expand and update RuneScape itself.
We are proud of our success and very excited about our future. With multiple games released to date and a large number of varied projects in production, there really never has been a better time to join the team and become a part of our phenomenal story.
Salary is negotiable and extremely competitive. The package will also have several benefits including annual bonus, private hea
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