AirPlay, a pioneer in the creation of mobile interactive applications synchronized with live televised events is seeking Pixel Artist to join its product team. AirPlay is a growing technology start-up backed by Redpoint Ventures and Qualcomm. As a pixel artist at AirPlay, you will be responsible for creating the visual design and artwork for AirPlays mobile games.
This is an exciting opportunity to work with experienced industry leaders and learn about mobile interface design and game design. We are conveniently located in exciting SOMA near the Caltrain station.
Good design eye, able to switch between genres
Understanding of user interface design
Creation of custom graphic assets for the handset (buttons, fonts, icons, avatars etc.) including simple animations
Proficient in Photoshop, Illustrator, ImageReady and Flash Light
Excellent written, verbal and visual communication skills
Must have the ability to meet deadlines and work well under time constraints
Demonstrated experience working in a professional environment as a designer
Passion for mobile devices
Passion for Pixel art
An interest in gaming or sports
Graduate with a BA/BFA in Visual Design/Art/Digital Design/Illustration or related field
Depending on the person and range of skills we may start off with a contract, part time or full time. When applying, please include resume and a link to portfolio work.
We offer competitive salary, excellent benefits, stock options, and a great health and dental plan. We are located in the SOMA area of San Francisco. For immediate consideration, please send your resume to jobs at airplaynetwork.com.