2D GAME ARTIST

Dirtybit was one of the first companies to have success with a real-time multiplayer mobile game. Being founded in 2011, the company early established itself as one of Norway's most promising mobile start-ups. Dirtybit consists of 12 young and innovative minds - where everybody matters and contribute to the success of the company. Games in the current portfolio are Fun Run, Fun Run 2, Fun Run Arena and Drop the Box - which in total have more than 90 million downloads worldwide.

We are looking for a 2D Game Artist to join our team in a fulltime position.

As Dirtybit’s new artist you will be working alongside our amazing developers, creating polished and beautiful games for mobile and tablet that will be enjoyed by millions of people across the world.

Main responsibilities:

  • Creating in-game art assets such as items, tile sets, environments, characters, buildings, UI elements, visual effects

  • Creating shareable content and marketing assets for distribution via social media channels

Requirements:

  • An exceptional portfolio that demonstrates a breadth of ability - in both traditional and digital drawing (link to portfolio must be included)

  • Able to work with different styles of art

  • An excellent team player

  • 6+ months of experience (freelance or industry) in delivering polished products for other people to use

  • Knowledge of industry standard tools like Photoshop and Illustrator  

  • Ideally a degree in fine art, computer animation, digital media design or similar

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills (English)

  • A passion for video games and art, and commitment to personal development

  • Good time-management and organisational skills

  • A positive and outgoing personality, an enthusiastic team player with a can-do attitude

  • The ability to handle multiple on-going briefs and a strong sense of self-organisation

  • The ability to take and give constructive feedback to internal and external staff

Bonus skills and experience (not required):

  • Unity

  • UI/UX

  • 2D animation

  • 3D modeling and animation

  • Graphic design

  • Version control (Git)

  • Vector art

  • Video editing

We offer: 

- A friendly, casual and fun work environment in an attractive office and location in the city center of Bergen.

- Challenging work with both responsibility and freedom, and an opportunity to be a part of our exciting journey - bringing more FUN games to the global market!

- Working for a small game studio like Dirtybit, offers each team member to have an impact on the future success of the company. 

If you are interested in this position, send us your CV and application to jobs@dirtybit.com. Add some information about yourself, why you would want to work for Dirtybit, and what games you are currently playing. You must also include portfolio samples that represent the range of your skills (game assets, non-game art and traditional work). Please ensure that these samples have been cleared for release by their respective copyright owners.

Show us an active sketchbook for bonus points!

We are looking forward to hearing from you!