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Aug 26 2012, 7:36pm Anchor

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Robin Hood Web Services, a Division of Robin Hood Technology, Robinhoodtech.com , is a web development company that specializes in web-site design, strategy, consulting and programming. One of the current projects is a massive multiplayer online game (MMOG) WorldAlpha, Worldalpha.com , along with the minigame WorldAlpha Sniper, Worldalphasniper.com . We are currently looking for a passionate and dedicated Lead 2D Game Artist to create, direct and manage graphic assets for this project.The position is a full-time contract for 3 months, with the possibility of long-term employment. Applicants must be within commuting distance of Milton, Ontario and are expected to work at our office at least 2 times a week.

Responsibilities

  • - a Lead Artist to help define the overall look and feel of WorldAlpha
  • - oversight of the creation of all graphics assets including 2D, 3D and video
  • - creating art assets that drive the visual identity and user interface of the game
  • - creation of icons and maps for WorldAlpha
  • - conceptualization and creation of concept art for WorldAlpha
  • - design of website images and pages for game

Required Experience

  • - Quick sketching, concept and storyboarding experience
  • - Ability to communicate visually, and to identify and define visual design issues and solutions
  • - Excellent design skills, including the effective use of color, form, lighting and composition
  • - Art creation including icons, maps, concept art, and web-ready images
  • - Passionate about games and virtual worlds
  • - Ability to work with a high degree of self-direction and motivation
  • - Ability to multi-task, meet deadlines, and ask for help
  • - Ability to work in a team environment
  • - Fluent in English
  • - Be able to allocate 30 to 40 hours/week of focused time
  • - Ability to commute to Milton at least 3 times per week
  • - Bachelor's degree in an art-related discipline is preferred

Required Technical Experience (3+ years practical experience)
Must Have:
3+ years practical experience
Photoshop
Illustrator
Game Design & User Interface

Suggested:

HTML/CSS
Video Editing & Trailer Creation
Animation
Flash

Submissions

Please submit resumes to Michael Koehler. Be sure to include with all applications;

  • 1. A portfolio of at least 3 game projects you have worked on within the last 3 years (include links)
  • 2. A list of games you are currently playing
  • 3. Subject line of "Lead 2D Game Artist"

p. 519-573-6172
Robinhoodweb.com
Worldalpha.com  
e. jobs (at) worldalpha.com

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