Turner Broadcasting Senior Games Artist - Big Pixel Studios in London, United Kingdom

Posting Job Title Senior Games Artist - Big Pixel Studios

Time Warner Division Turner

Business Unit_TBS

2940

Industry

Advertising

Cable/Broadcast Television Networks

Games – Development & Publishing

Online Content/Services

Area of Interest Creative

Location

United Kingdom - London

Requisition #

164076BR

Position Type Full Time

Posting Job Description

Join a small and experienced team in the heart of London to produce exciting games for millions of passionate Rick and Morty fans.

Big Pixel Studios (a Time Warner company) is on the lookout for a creative and motivated individual to play a major role in the continued success of Pocket Morty’s and the development of upcoming titles.

The role:

As a generalist, you will create assets for all aspects of the games and be able to adapt to multiple disciplines, producing everything from concepts to final production art and marketing materials and injecting humour and fun into sci-fi characters, environments and game assets.

Main responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with the Creative Director and Product Lead on new game concepts and prototypes
  • Create imaginative designs of characters and worlds
  • Brainstorm ideas for content and gameplay features
  • Produce artwork for a range of assets including 2D sprites, UI and animations
  • Define, communicate and ensure the consistency of visual styles Knowledge and experience required

Essential:

  • Prior experience in graphic design, preferably in the games industry
  • Ability and versatility to work creatively in multiple art styles
  • Strong graphic and UI design skills
  • Ability to create vector art using Adobe Illustrator
  • Strong understanding of common structures in game art
  • Keen awareness of popular culture (especially sci-fi) Desirable:

  • Animation skills a strong plus

  • An interest in game design
  • Knowledge of 3D art
  • An interest in popular science
  • Fan of pop culture, Rick and Morty, adult humour Perks:

  • Bonus scheme

  • Double-matched pension scheme and benefits package
  • Part of the Time Warner family of powerhouse brands like HBO, CNN, Cartoon Network, Adult Swim, TNT and TBS