Funzio leads in creating successful midcore multiplatform games for social and mobile platforms, including Facebook, Google+, iOS, and Android. Funzio's titles Crime City and Modern War became instant hits, holding top spots in the iTunes free and top grossing charts. Funzio was recently named “most innovative gaming startup” by The Wall Street Journal. Funzio is headquartered in San Francisco, California. For more information, visit: http://www.funzio.com.
The Job: Visual Designer: Games Social/Mobile
Funzio’s Art Department is looking for a hands-on, detail oriented pixel and Bezier MASTER. We need designers experienced in game work, to assist in designing interfaces and icons for social and mobile games. Interactive/Web designers with appropriate skill sets will be considered. If you are a concept artist, environmental artist, 3D Animator or Modeler, this job is not for you!
Are you a good fit for this position? Can you organize your work knowing iteration and change are the nature of the beast? Do you have demonstrable illustration skills and an excellent eye for graphic design?
●Work with existing and new game titles to create the dialogs, pop-ups, icons and other UI art elements for social and mobile games
●Design new features and promotions for existing games while adhering to the games’ style guide
●Assist with creation of online graphics including: typography, visual concepts, logos, icons, dialogs, and buttons for Funzio interactive products
●Communicate and coordinate with game designers and engineering to ensure visual design meets the necessary creative and technical requirements
●Expertise working with Photoshop, Illustrator, and Flash
●Must have at least 3 years experience as a graphic designer/UI artist
●Must have an ONLINE PORTFOLIO displaying a diverse set of work and MUST include UI design.
●Mobile and Social Game experience a BIG plus
●Must be experienced in making the most out of minuscule spaces and memory
●3D experience also a plus, but not required
●BA or BFA in related studies preferred
WORKING ENVIRONMENT PERKS:
-SOMA location, walking distance from Montgomery BART
-Macbook Pros, 27'' Monitors
-Free Health, Dental and Vision
-Snacked-filled kitchen and Jamba-Juice breaks
-Nightly catered dinners