View Full Version : [Paid] [full-time, on-sitei] Artist required for iOS Board and Wargame developer

05-22-2013, 07:36 AM
NB: Vacancy has now been filled.

We’re looking for a 2-D artist to join our Philadelphia game studio.

The Shenandoah Studio creates board games for iPad, iPhone, and other touch-based devices. Our first game, Battle of the Bulge, has earned critical respect and financial success. We are a well-funded startup with short development cycles, no death marches, and a fun and creative studio setting.

For this full-time, on-site position we are seeking an artist with board and/or computer game experience to join our creative team. This is your chance to shape the future of premium mobile games.


Work with the art director on all aspects of game graphic design and art production
Create UI prototypes in concert with the producer and game designer
Help develop, enforce, and maintain technical and aesthetic guidelines for art
Create art assets - map/board art, logos, interfaces, and all other visual assets required for the game and marketing


1 or more published games/projects, preferably with an historical flavor
Highly proficient in digital 2D, especially graphic design and illustration
Demonstrated knowledge and application of current processes and techniques
Understanding of look development and interface design
Interest in cartography and board game art

Desirable Qualifications:

We'd love you to be a multi-talented, superhuman, creative genius … but we also want you to be real, so while we don't expect you'll know or can do everything, any of the following, in order of preference, will be a bonus.

A love of history and board games
Continued art education; evidence of private, software/pipeline-specific courses an advantage eg. FXPHD, Gnomon, etc.
Previous experience with digital platforms such as iOS and Android
Some experience with HTML/CSS
Production experience with 3D for engines or in the support of 2D
Previous experience with the Unity engine

Please send your résumé and link to your online portfolio to iPad.game.jobs@gmail.com

Shenandoah Studio (http://www.shenandoah-studio.com/products/botb/)