Full Job Description
Job Posting Title
Aristocrat’s New Media Games division develops market leading social casino games for a variety of mobile and web platforms with a team of extremely high caliber professionals from a wide range of backgrounds. As an Animator, you will sit in our Austin studio as part of our growing New Media Games division based in Las Vegas. This is a hands-on position where you will develop and implement high quality, class leading content for social and mobile casino gaming.
Get in on the ground floor working with a small team chasing exciting new markets of mobile and web platforms, while capitalizing on the huge potential for growth, experience, and leadership. We offer the stability and opportunity of a multi-billion-dollar global organization with the culture, pace, challenge and ability to make a meaningful impact that comes in a start up!
What you'll do
Assist in art direction in a collaborative environment with design and engineering
Find creative solutions to unique problems (adopting feature sets for a mobile platform)
Creative excellence – Evaluate and contribute to the ongoing development of the production pipeline.
Illustrate and animate 2D and 3D assets as needed for Game or UI elements.
Excel within a team based environment with challenging deadlines.
Create high quality content in an extremely fast moving environment to be brought to the digital front.
Maintain excellent file organization and follow established processes for asset creation & management, and output configuration.
What we're looking for
3+ years in professional art role, utilizing 2D production art and animation skills
Experience in a production environment working directly with development teams.
Contribution to the development and success of several commercially successful and original titles for the digital/mobile environments (mobile, web, etc.)
Bachelor’s Degree in Art and Animation or related field preferred.
Adaptability and a passion for problem solving.
Be creative and innovative at all times.
Strong organization skills.
Articulate and communicate complex technical art & animation issues.
Have experience with - Adobe CC Suite with an emphasis on Photoshop, Illustrator and After Effects, Source control software (Perforce, Alienbrain, SVN, etc.), 3D modelling and animation software, proprietary tools or software, experience with Scrum, Waterfall or Agile methodologies a plus.
Actively seek feedback and review of work; accept and act upon creative/technical direction.
World Leader in Gaming Entertainment
Robust benefits package
Global career opportunities
Our core values: All about the player, Talent Unleashed, Collective Brilliance and Good Business, Good Citizen
Our Winning Ways
Unite - Come together as one team, with one vision
Develop - Empower, inspire and grow our people
Deliver - Execute with excellence, be accountable for results
Play - Be creative, celebrate success
The US based roles may require registration with the Nevada Gaming Control Board (NGCB) and/or other gaming jurisdictions in which we operate.
Austin, TX, US
Aristocrat Technologies Inc