2D Game Artist - Candy Crush Soda
King is looking for several exceptionally skilled 2D Game Artists to join our Candy Crush studio and work on one of the world's biggest mobile games. You will work closely with producers, game designers and developers within the team. You will be part of a highly experienced and successful team, so you need to be a very talented artist and a great team player to be a match.
Skills to Create Thrills
You are passionate about games and able to work in a flexible and fluid environment where the job will evolve over time. Other skills include:
* Excellent skills in Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Illustrator
* A proven track record of creating appealing 2D visual assets for games, including characters and environments
* Experience with visual asset creation for games, mainly 2D
* Knowledge of core principles of animation
* Great illustration and visualization skills with a good eye for composition, colour, lighting, and perspective.
* Good communication and organizational skills
A Portfolio demonstrating all aspects of your skills is required.
* Experience using Spine
* Experience working in agile project environments.
* Previous experience creating casual and/or mobile games.
* Experience working directly with game engines and/or editors
A great saga needs all sorts of heroes
Making games is fun. Especially when you do it with people who share the same idea of what makes a good workplace, great. We design games for everyone, no matter where they are or who they are, and we employ all sorts of people from all kinds of backgrounds to bring them to life. Truth is, we simply can't expect diversity in our players and originality in our games without first nurturing it in our people. A great saga needs all sorts of heroes. And that's it.
King in Stockholm
The location of our first studio and the birthplace of Candy Crush Saga, Stockholm - with all its urban delights and open spaces - holds a special place in our hearts. Built over 14 islands, it's one of the world's most unique and beautiful capital cities. With King based right in the centre, it'll yours to enjoy and explore.
People come from all over the world to work with us, and we want every single one of them to feel at home. To do so, we help you out as much as we can with our relocation package. This includes full visa sponsorship for you and any family member moving with you, covering your journey out here, the cost of shipping your gadgets or helping you with estate agents.
See more about our relocation process at: https://jobs.king.com/benefits#relocation
Want to join our Kingdom? You'll find all you need to apply, plus more information on our culture, values and benefits, including relocation packages at jobs.king.com. All applications should be made in English.