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CAREERS

Hiring: Pixel Artist

NPC Studio is looking for a passionate and self-starting individual to join our team as a Pixel Artist on Fields of Mistria! 

 

Our ideal candidate is someone who is experienced with creating pixel art assets and animations for games and collaborates well with others. Working well with the rest of the team is a must; in turn, we are a team which will invest back into your professional development.

 

Basic Information

 

  • This is a paid contractor position with a required commitment of 35-40 hours per week

  • Rates starting at $30+ USD per hour dependent on experience & skill level

  • We are ideally looking for a candidate who can work within US Central, Eastern, or Pacific time zones to best collaborate with other team members

 

Responsibilities

 

  • Creating pixel art assets & animations in the game’s cute, chunky, simple style

  • Importing and implementing assets with GameMaker and our in-house tools

  • Collaboration and creative problem solving as part of the larger team

  • Participating in weekly art and team meetings

Qualifications

 

  • Experience in creating pixel art assets and animations for games

  • Proficiency with Aseprite 

  • Proficiency with GameMaker (or willingness to learn)

  • Positive, professional attitude and works well with others

Not sure you meet all qualifications? Apply anyway! NPC Studio will give a friendly read to everyone and is committed to representing diverse experiences and backgrounds.

 

Extras

 

  • Has been part of a team that has successfully shipped a game

  • Experience and proficiency working in a cute, chunky, simple pixel style 

  • Experience with farming sims both as a player and as a creator

 

How to Apply

 

Send an email with a cover letter, resume, and portfolio link to apply-artist@fieldsofmistria.com

 

Please answer the following questions in your cover letter:

 

1. Please tell us a little bit about yourself

2. Please tell us about a past project you’re particularly proud of

 

3. What makes you a great candidate to join the FoM team?


 

While we appreciate and take time to review all applications, only those selected for the interview & the paid art test will be contacted. We look forward to hearing from you!