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Technical Artist

- Art / Animation - Helsinki, Finland

Job Title Technical Artist
Job Description

Job Description

Small Giant is one of the top performing mobile gaming companies in the world. Our office is located right in the center of Helsinki, and hosts some of the most talented developers in Finland.

We believe that small, skilled and independent teams can accomplish gigantic things. We know the best teams are created by hiring the best individuals, and by trusting these individuals with ownership and responsibility of the work they do. Transparency, low hierarchy and a good work-life balance are not just buzzwords for us, but a key part of our culture. We focus on the essential while constantly looking to learn more and improve our products, our processes and how we work together as a company.

As a Technical Artist, you will play a key role in the design and development of new features for our existing games Empires & Puzzles and Puzzle Combat, and our future projects. You will combine existing 2D visual assets, draw illustrations yourself as needed, and use them to make the UI and the UX of the game look and feel awesome.

Main responsibilities:

Creating and maintaining the visual style of the game by combining existing and self drawn visual assets with technical implementation
Writing clean code to support these visuals and basic UI functions
Ensuring clean and efficient setup of components within the Unity project

We hope you have at least the following qualities:

An eye for great visuals and the talent to produce illustrations
Some experience or at least definite interest in programming
Smart and quick to learn
A positive “can-do” attitude
Good teamwork and communication skills
Interest in video games and especially mobile games
Experience with Unity is appreciated, but not required

We offer you:

Exciting, fun – and successful – projects to work on.
Extremely talented and helpful colleagues. This is a once in a life-time learning opportunity!
Lots of power and responsibility.
Competitive salary and other benefits.
Relocation assistance as needed.

We are constantly on the lookout for top talent to join our team. Whether you have years of experience, or you’re enthusiastic, smart, and quick to learn – we’d love to hear from you!

Apply now.



Sector Art / Animation
Level Entry
Contract Type Permanent
Hours Full Time
Date Posted 23 September 2022
Reference Technical Artist
Recruiter Zynga
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