|Job Title||Game Artist/Illustrator|
|About Role||Our Game Artists develop 2D characters, environments and other graphics for our mobile games. They are also responsible for concept development and often create storyboards to present game ideas.
In addition to creating art for the game itself, you may also contribute to logo design, marketing materials and new artwork for already existing games. You must be proficient at multi-tasking, as you will be required to work on multiple projects at once.
|CORE SKILLS||Concept Art – using traditional materials (e.g. pen and paper) to sketch ideas of the game, characters, objects, vehicles, furniture, clothing, etc. You will also suggest level designs, colour schemes, and the mood and feel of the game.
2D/Texture Art – create and apply textures to characters, environments and game items, such as the surfaces of walls and floors of buildings.
Have a portfolio demonstrating range of work and originality of style
Be able to draw from life
Be able to convey facial expressions and emotions
Have a flair for colour, composition, perspective and texturing
Have skills in comic book art and/or storyboarding
Be able to work as part of a team and independently
Be imaginative and creative
Pay close attention to detail and have strong powers of observation
Have good communication skills.
|LOCATION||Work from our Lagos office|
|JOB TYPE||Full Time/Temporary|
|HOW TO APPLY||Send your resume and link to your current portfolio to firstname.lastname@example.org with subject ‘Game Artist’|
|COMPANY TYPE||Games Studio|
|ABOUT US||Maliyo Games is an African games studio that develops casual browser and mobile games with localized narratives, characters, environment and sound. Maliyo Games is pioneering African gaming content for web and mobile. The company has been featured on CNN, BBC, CNBC Africa as well as many tech blog and mainstream websites.|