Senior 2D Artist

  • Second Dinner
  • Irvine, CA, 92606
  • Full Time
  • Experienced

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Job Description:

Second Dinner is on the hunt for a Senior 2D Artist to join the crew! Our first project is a mobile game in the Marvel universe that we think will crush peoples’ expectations for what is possible on a mobile device. We’re looking for someone who wants to make a huge impact and loves collaborating on something we can all be proud of. Come make beautiful art with an awesome team!

Responsibilities

  • Create jaw-dropping concepts for in-game assets 
  • Create final textures for in-game use
  • Take illustrations we have commissioned from outsource artists and taking the art the last 5% of the way so they work perfectly for our needs
  • Create 2D illustrated assets for the game
  • Quickly iterate on ideas and feedback

Requirements

  • Superior fundamental art knowledge
  • Able to create incredible concepts to help inspire a team
  • Able to translate concepts to in game content
  • Superb communication abilities
  • Deep familiarity with Adobe Photoshop

Pluses (none of these are required)

  • Knowledge of and passion for the Marvel universe
  • Exceptional line art skills and an understanding of comic book style coloring techniques 
  • Strong graphic design skills
  • Knowledge of Unity
  • Shipped games as a Concept Artist

Please include with your application:

  • Resume
  • Cover Letter (required)
  • A link to your online portfolio (required)

We recommend that you include the cover letter and link to your online portfolio in the resume doc.

You must be eligible to work in the United States to be considered for this position.


Company Description:

Second Dinner is located in sunny Orange County, CA. We are a small studio that believes in moving fast and giving everyone a feeling of ownership. We see a huge opportunity to make deep, satisfying games that are optimized for mobile, and we’re currently working on an unannounced game that we’re really excited about. People who join us will have a massive impact on both the game and the company.

Second Dinner is fully funded, so we think we have everything we need to take our first game over the finish line. We offer competitive salaries, benefits, and stock options. It feels like a start-up over here, but without the risk of running out of money before our next milestone.

We are an equal opportunity employer that places high value on diversity and inclusion. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ancestry, national origin, religion, age, disability status, sex (including pregnancy), gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, military status, or veteran status.

A diverse team with varied perspectives makes us a better company and will help us make better games. If you can bring something new to the table and expand our point of view, that’s huge upside. Please apply!

www.seconddinner.com