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2D Artist (f/m/d)


Kolibri Games


Berlin, Germany


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Permanent | Full Time


Kolibri Games is a mobile games company based in Berlin. Our two Games, ‘Idle Miner Tycoon' and ‘Idle Factory Tycoon' have already reached over 90 million global downloads.

We want you to be part of our grand vision of becoming the most player-centric game developer in the world and to help us build a world-class tech company on the way.

We offer an autonomous studio comprising of self-motivated teams in a fast decision-making environment, allowing you to be truly impactful and develop professionally.

2D Artist (f/m/d)

We are looking for an experienced 2D Artist to join our art team. You will work on our first game release, ‘Idle Miner Tycoon', which has received an impressive 70 million downloads.

You will have professional experience working in-house as a 2D artist, preferably within the Games Industry. Reporting to Lead Artist, you'll be working within a small team of artists, creating content for our game. You'll receive the creative freedom to design assets and the opportunity to bring new ideas to the team.


Conceptualize, design and produce a wide range of 2D graphics for our mobile game, 'Idle Miner Tycoon'

Design and create character concepts and backgrounds for frequent in-game events

Create high-quality UI and art assets for new game features

Collaborate effectively with the rest of the art team

Proactively support the 'Idle Miner Tycoon' team by offering creative ideas

Required Skills

Minimum of 2 years experience working as a 2D Artist

Excellent drawing & illustration skills

Sound knowledge of 2D editing tools such as Adobe Photoshop and/or Illustrator

Well-organized, fast learner with an Agile approach to Design

Team player comfortable with receiving feedback from multiple stakeholders

Fluency in written and spoken English

Results oriented and passionate about games

Desirable Skills

Prior experience in mobile games will be highly appreciated

Knowledge of Spine Animations or similar software is a plus

Experience with Unity 3D, Jira or Trello will be considered an asset

Prior experience with Git Version Control Software

Why Join us?

Team - A position in a driven and brilliant international team

Rapid Development - An organization truly dedicated to getting things done as fast and elegantly as possible

Autonomy - We have a flat hierarchy and value people who take on responsibility, ownership and can contribute to our games from their first day

Opportunity - We offer career progression, training and opportunities to impact a growing company. We regularly hire people with potential and have seen many interns and working students join us permanently

Players - We're aiming to be one of the most player-centric companies in the world. Working on a live game ensure your work is seen by millions and you will gather rapid feedback from the players

Training - A generous personal learning budget to spend on learning and development, including books, workshops and attending conferences. We also offer in-house training such as coding classes

Studio - A modern workspace with state of the art tech, based in Berlin

Equipment - The newest technical equipment, including laptops and phones, which may also be used in your free time - you get a new one every 2 years

Food and Drinks - Fresh fruits to keep you healthy and fresh coffee to keep you alert. We also have a fully stocked fridge; Smoothies, Coke, Club Mate, beer etc

Health and Fitness - We pay €50 towards a monthly gym membership or a fitness activity

Competitive Salary - We believe that top performance should receive top payment

Profit Share - Full-time employees also get the chance to financially profit from our unique company share/stock option program

Relocation - Relocation support to help you move to Berlin

Parties - Regular company parties to celebrate, including Summer, Christmas and key company milestones

Team Events - We regularly have events like bowling, BBQ's and Movie nights. This year we went to Tenerife for a company holiday!

Wisdom and Waffles - Industry thought leaders join us to share their knowledge with the team

Friday Celebrations - Company provided dinner and drinks on Friday afternoons

Kolibri Games is a vibrant games company. We want you to be part of our grand vision of becoming the most player-centric game developer and to help us build a world-class tech company on the way.

At Kolibri Games you will be joining a diverse team with a wide variety of experience, skills and cultural backgrounds. Here everybody can bring in ideas that directly affect millions of players worldwide. We believe in people, in strong self-motivated teams, in fast decision-making and empowering you to take charge through a supportive, learning-friendly atmosphere.

We work in a flat hierarchy with the opportunity for everybody to weigh in, no matter how many years of experience you bring. Every employee takes over their own projects from the first day, which ensures quick learnings, ownership and skill development. Our main title is 'Idle Miner Tycoon', one of the three most successful idle games worldwide with more than 70 million downloads and seven-figure revenue per month. In April 2018 we launched our second game, 'Idle Factory Tycoon', which achieved over 4 million downloads in its first month and is about to replicate the success of our first game.

Due to this being an international studio, English is the spoken language. So please do remember to apply for this role in English. Thank you.

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