Game Artist- Contractor

Art San Francisco, California


Description

Glu Mobile (NASDAQ:GLUU) is a leading global developer and publisher of free-to-play games for smartphone and tablet devices. Glu is focused on creating compelling original IP games such as COOKING DASH, DEER HUNTER, RACING RIVALS, TAP SPORTS BASEBALL and DESIGN HOMEand branded IP games including KIM KARDASHIAN: HOLLYWOODTERMINATOR GENYSIS: REVOLUTION, and MISSION IMPOSSIBLE: ROGUE NATION on the App Store, Google Play, Amazon App store, Facebook, Mac App Store, and Windows Phone. We have worldwide studios in North America, Russia, China and India. Our headquarters are in the heart of the bustling financial district of San Francisco. To learn more, follow this link: http://www.glu.com/

About the GluPlay Studio @ Glu Mobile:

At GluPlay, we believe you can have fun anywhere, any time and at any age. That’s why we’re committed to creating mobile games for everyone to enjoy, including the fan-favorite DASH® games like Diner Dash®, Cooking Dash 2016® and Gordon Ramsay Dash™. Whether you’re in line at the store, on your lunch break or lounging at home, you only need a minute to dive into game—yet you’ll find a lifetime of entertainment. Our games are played by tens of millions of fans worldwide, and we’re just getting started.

 

Role Overview:

Glu Mobile is looking for a Game Artist to join our GluPlay Studio in San Francisco, CA! We need someone who has experience with Photoshop, Illustrator, and Flash. The ideal candidate has experience with creating vector artwork, ready for animation. A solid grasp of form, value, and color is essential. You'll support our Designers and Animators with asset generation for a variety of our casual mobile games.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Work with Art Director, Art and Animation team, and Designers to help create content for our games.
  • Create concepts and clean vector assets
  • Follow project specifications to complete artwork on time and within technical requirements.
  • Able to match a variety of styles

 

Qualifications:

  • Experience with Illustrator, Animate (Flash), and Photoshop
  • An understanding of color, value, and silhouette.
  • Strong illustration skills; strong ability to animate characters and effects.
  • Professional manner, strong people skills.
  • Experience working in an animation pipeline is a major plus
  • Experience with Cocos 2DX, or other game engines is a plus
  • Experience creating UI a plus.

 

About Glu Mobile:

Life at the cutting edge of wireless technology is an exciting but demanding place to be. Glu is always on the look out for exceptionally talented individuals to join our team. We reward talent, creativity, and the ability to get the job done. At Glu, you'll find dynamic people, a hip, forward-thinking culture, a team-oriented environment, and opportunity for advancement. If you are interested in mobile technology and want to be part of a team that makes the future of wireless technology happen, then Glu is for you!