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DHX Studios - Game Artist

Kristina Slivarichby on Aug 30, 2016
Company
DHX Media
Location
Vancouver, Canada
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Job Category
Interactive : Design and Development
Job Type
Full Time
Career Level
Experienced
Pay / Salary
Monthly Salary
Job Description
About Us

DHX Media is recognized worldwide for our diverse original properties and our work on some of the top brands in children’s entertainment. But we create more than just animation. We build worlds and experiences across all platforms from TV and games to online and mobile. Our staff dig into a wide variety of projects, from action to comedy and preschool to tween, and they get to enjoy awesome benefits and company events while they’re at it. With some of Canada’s top artists, writers and producers on our team, our studios are bursting with creative energy. So what are you waiting for? Come join us!

About the Position

DHX Studios - Vancouver is looking for a Game Artist to join our indie-minded interactive team! The Game Artist is an integral part of the web and mobile game development teams, helping to create fun and casual games for children and teens based on our television cartoon properties. They are skilled in the fundamentals of 3D modeling, animation, design, layout, colour theory, and storyboarding. If you love working in a small, energetic team brimming with creative and wacky ideas then we would love to see your application!

Responsibilities

  • Create 2D and 3D art assets and animations for web and iOS/Android games

  • Create models, character animations, prop designs and environments to be used within the games

  • Execute changes on designs based on feedback from Art Director

  • Maintain the show style with designs and keep designs working within the game specifications

  • Strive to learn new skills and take on new challenges


  • Qualifications

  • Degree/Diploma from a recognized Classical Animation or 3D Animation & Visual Effects program

  • Experience with Unity

  • Experience with 3D software like Maya, Softimage or 3D Studio Max

  • Experienced with Adobe Photoshop and/or Adobe Illustrator

  • Must have strong 2D/3D art design experience

  • Good understanding of technical specifications on game artwork

  • Must possess excellent communication, interpersonal, and multi-tasking skills

  • Ability to communicate creative and technical thoughts and ideas

  • Have experience interfacing with other artists and developers

  • A team player that can work in a dynamic, deadline oriented environment

  • A love of children’s entertainment and games


  • Please APPLY at: https://app.jobvite.com/j?aj=orOz3fwB&s=Creative_Cow

    THANK YOU to all those who express interest in being a part of the DHX Studios team. Unfortunately, due to the volume of applications we receive, we may be unable to reply to all applicants. If we feel that you may be a good match for one of our current openings you will be contacted.
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