Senior Production Artist

Gylee Games
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August 13, 2022
Full Time
Cincinnati, OH

Help us make a 2D beat ‘em up! We’re looking for a passionate, friendly Senior Production Artist to work with our experienced team of artists and developers to produce effects that make an enjoyable game experience, create memorable moments, as well as build a visual style for the game.


  • Work directly with artists and developers to support the development of advanced art pipelines that enhance and streamline the creation of art in the product.
  • Participates in roadmap development
  • Collaborates in strategically determining technical and artistic approaches and in developing new or enhanced technical tools.
  • Liaisons between departments and teams to ensure effective communication
  • Research, define, and documents construction standards in collaboration with artists
  • Coach teams with efficient techniques that achieve the performance characteristics required
  • Identify and monitor performance problems providing optimization guidance
  • Implement appropriate tools, techniques, and systems to facilitate the ability of artists to produce high-quality art and animation as efficiently as possible with reduced technical hurdles
  • Responsible for a broad scope of work including coordination of contributing teammates
  • Creates special assets requiring high technical complexity and unique approaches as needed


  • A love for making video games
  • Extensive experience writing tools to support artists' workflow and pipelines
  • Experience with standard 2D art
  • Photoshop
  • Strong organizational and communication skills
  • Thorough understanding of interactive entertainment methodology and the video game production pipeline
  • Experience coordinating efforts on a large system with others contributing

Nice To Have:

  • Experience with coding standards and writing robust, reusable, easy-to-understand code
  • Experience using Unity in a shipped game or commercial project
  • Experience in technical art production for interactive entertainment

*Please note that this role is on-site in our office in Cincinnati, OH.

Gylee Games

Gylee Games is an independent game development studio located in the heart of OTR in Cincinnati, Ohio. Our goal is to build huge worlds with small games that focus on narrative, character development, and cinematic art.

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