Overview

Recruitment Rocket Game Artist / Animator Full Time in Halifax, NS

Recruitment Rocket

Branch Halifax NS CA

Position:
Game Artist / Animator
Location:
Halifax, NS

Our client, based in picturesque Halifax, Nova Scotia, is a software engineering services company serving leading media and entertainment brands and industry…

Our client, based in picturesque Halifax, Nova Scotia, is a software engineering services company serving leading media and entertainment brands and industry partners. They architect and develop state of the art Virtual Worlds, Casual Games, Mobile Applications, Enterprise Web Sites and Video Streaming Platforms for brands such as MTV, Nickelodeon, Sony Pictures Television and the Cartoon Network . Our client understands how to engineer cutting edge interactive software using scalable, reusable frameworks.

As Game Artist / Animator , you’ll be part of a mighty and quickly growing team of designers, animators, and developers. Together, we are inventing innovative, captivating games and changing the way people engage with technology (while having fun along the way, of course).

What we expect.

  • 5+ years of game art creation and animation experience, with some in a studio environment.
  • Strong creative problem solver with a proven track record conceptualizing and animating state of the art game experiences.
  • A solid understanding of art production, sprite design, texture design, interface design, screenflow and user experience, and working with defined style guides.
  • Experience using Flash as an animation tool.
  • Work well in an ever-changing, fast paced, high pressure environment that requires meeting tight deadlines.
  • Ability to work in a group alongside team members including developers, project managers, creative directors, and clients as well as individually.
  • Great attitude and sense of humour (even if it’s just making yourself laugh). You’ll be hard-pressed to find egos around here.

Bonus Points.

  • Understanding of 3D modeling and animation
  • Working knowledge of Unity 3D and HTML5 game art production (Flump and Spriter are huge advantages)
  • Experience using industry standard applications such as Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator.
  • Gameplay design experience
  • Ability to to design game UI

What you can expect.

Your health. From fully company-funded health, vision, dental, and life insurance coverage, to pension plan contribution matching, to access to a free on-site gym and a healthy living allowance.

Your career . Annual personal development allowance to trips to the world’s biggest and best tech conferences, we want to give you the chances to hone and learn new skills.

Your happiness. Free delicious snacks, remote work options, newcomers relocation assistance, saunas, and much more.

Job Type: Full-time

Required experience:

  • Game art creation and animation: 3 years

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Halifax, NS, CA
Posted on: 2016-12-05
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