Position: Artist
Location: Manchester/Stockholm
Salary: DOE

About us

Northern Lights Gaming was founded in the beginning of 2017 by a small team with 50+ years of experience from the gaming industry. Our team consists of creators, developers and designers all with the aim of creating the best high-end video slots to hit the market. Team members are behind some of the most successful games ever made on the UK market and have repeatedly created and successfully launched games and entire gaming platforms both for desktop and mobile game play.

With superb offices in Manchester and Stockholm, we offer flexible hours and a great working environment that is built around creativity, quality, hard work and great nights out.

To join us… you must add superhuman strength to an already stellar team. You must be able to articulate well at all levels, accept no compromises and, it goes without saying, enjoy and excel working in a small agile team environment where everyone pitches in and creates a culture of winning together.

The Role:

This position will give you the chance to join our journey of creating some of the most exciting games in the online casino industry whilst you’ll get the opportunity to develop your skills and help us to achieve our goal of providing the best games on the market!

Innovation in our games is of high importance so this requires the whole team to be able to come up with creative solutions to continue pushing the boundaries forward.

As a Game Artist you are an all-rounder with 2D, 3D animation and vfx skills, with a passion for creating game art from concept to finished product.

Your main work tasks will include:

Be involved in the overall creative process of the game

Create game and game-related art assets in 2D or 3D.

Animate game and game-related art assets in Adobe After Effects or Spine

Follow graphical style and visual standards, throughout the game

Improve processes and best practices.

Create animation for mockups and game assets

What we’re looking for:

You are a generalist with excellent all round skills and you come with experience from game development and an understanding of building game assets. You have an eye for the cinematic experiences and story-telling, and you want to try new things and push the limits. You enjoy working in a cross-functional development team as well as mentoring colleagues in special skills.

  • Expert in photoshop and Adobe After effects
  • At least 2 years industry experience
  • Motion design, VFX and animation
  • Proficient in Adobe After Effects
  • Experience in Blender is a plus
  • Fundamental knowledge in art, animation and design