2D/UI/UX Games Artist
Squeaky Wheel Studio Inc. is a five man independent game studio based on the Philippines. We have released two games so far, the strategy game Political Animals, and the currently ongoing Academia : School Simulator.
We are looking for an all around artist capable of 2D/UI/UX tasks. This role will be about interfacing with designers and programmers to create art and UI assets as well as UX flow for Academia : School Simulator and a possible future game. You will be taking instruction and working with the Lead Artist.We prefer applicants that can seamlessly switch between these roles rather than being an expert at one of them.
This is a full time position. We work from home for most of the week, meeting only once a week to plan out our weekly targets. This means the applicant should be willing and able to meet in Mandaluyong, Metro Manila, at least once a week.
Create basic animations in Unity and Photoshop
Create character, object and item art using vector in Photoshop
Create UI art including icons and mockups of UI layout
Conceive of Best UX for different game sitautions
Create Marketing art/GIFs for conventions, social media, etc.
Familiarity with Unity is a plus
Prefer someone with at least a year’s worth of experience, but fresh grads with suitable portfolio pieces are free to apply
Strong literal, verbal, and nonverbal communication skills
Team player, no rock stars or primadonnas
Interest in simulation or strategy games (like those made by Introversion, Firaxis, Paradox Interactive, Kairosoft, etc.) is a plus
Send your cover letter (why do you want to work with us?), resume, and portfolio (you must have a portfolio!) to firstname.lastname@example.org.