Halfbrick is hiring an Artist!

Job Position: 

Halfbrick Studios, the highly successful studio behind such titles as Fruit Ninja, Jetpack Joyride, Monster Dash, Raskulls and Age of Zombies is seeking a talented Artist to join our team. This is a fantastic opportunity to join an entrepreneurial and ambitious company that is going places.

About Halfbrick

Halfbrick was founded in 2001 and since then has expanded to over 70 of the best staff in the industry. We have successfully released over 16 titles across multiple platforms ranging from the Nintendo DS/DSi right through to Xbox Live Arcade and the current mobile platforms such as iOS and Android.

About our Teams

Our people work in smaller, self-directed teams and are given opportunities to contribute to both design and implementation across all of our games. As a Brick, you will be given the freedom to work across multiple areas and make significant contributions to every game you work on.

Halfbrick values its people and strives to provide a creative, rewarding environment where we can pursue our passion of creating great games, without regular crunch periods and other negative aspects that plague more traditional game development.

If you want to make smaller, fun games in a great environment, contact us today!

We are looking for people who:

  • Are passionate about games
  • Want to work on the kind of games Halfbrick develops
  • Pay attention to detail
  • Work well in a team
  • Focus on high quality
  • Have great communication skills

We are seeking a talented Artist to join our team. Along with a solid knowledge of both 2d and 3d applications, you will have an immense passion for creating stunning eye candy! Things that will help you stand out from the crowd are:

  • A strong portfolio of work that you have completed
  • Experience developing on, and for, multiple platforms
  • Ability to work closely with designers and programmers
  • Confidence in both 2d and 3d game art production
  • Strong sense of style and ability to communicate your style to others
  • Familiarity with the more technical side of game development
  • 3dsmax experience preferable

What to Submit

Cover letter: Tell us who you are and why you think we’d work well together. If you’re still studying, let us know your availability. If you’re not an Australian citizen, please include your visa status.

Portfolio: Show us your stuff! You can include game demos, paintings, photographs, or anything at all that shows off your abilities and passion. Please supply us with a link either to a website or a .zip file we can directly download.

Resume: You know what to do here.

Tertiary academic history: If the grading system is non-standard, please provide a description of the scales.

Please apply below or submit your resume to jobs@halfbrick.com with the subject line “Halfbrick Brisbane: Artist – Barry Steakfries”. (But instead of Barry’s name, put your name!)