3D Lead Artist

Ánimo Games
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January 19, 2023

We’re looking for an experienced game artist who can take Star Stuff to the finish line. Ideally, this person has a high amount of technical knowledge & a good understanding of the game art pipeline in Unity.



  • Complete all final set assembly, dressing, and polishing 
  • Modify and create scene lighting 
  • Lead the team in identifying new ways to incorporate technology with art in order to increase efficiency
  • Own the technical budget of the assets in our game and ensure that we maintain stability and performance on our target platforms
  • Attend weekly meetings with the team to review progress and provide feedback



  • Experience working in the gaming industry as an Art Director or Lead Artist
  • Strong technical knowledge (asset production pipeline, materials, understanding of rendering pipelines)
  • Experience creating a game in Unity
  • Experience guiding creative and engine-efficient art solutions for visual problems
  • Capacity to be self-critical and responsive, and to iterate based on feedback from teammates
  • Able to proactively self-organize, self-motivate, and prioritize work
  • Great communication skills 
  • Highly collaborative in a remote setting  



  • Experience creating VFX  
  • Experience creating, modifying shaders 
  • Experience working in an indie studio
  • Experience managing contractor relationships (Artist Support and Animation)


Other useful information

  • Location: Remote only
  • Our game is being built with Unity for Mac, PC, Nintendo Switch


To Apply

Please provide a link to your portfolio in an email addressed to Sylvia. We look forward to hearing from you!

Ánimo Games

We’re a small team building games that encourage players to develop curiosity, learn from mistakes, & explore big ideas. Currently working on Star Stuff, a coding puzzler that takes place in a star factory.

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Star Stuff is a cosmic puzzle adventure about a young alien's first day at a star factory. Play as Mija, a bright-eyed engineer, as you explore thoughtful levels, code your own bots, and save the ever-expanding universe!

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