2D Animator/Artist

Full-time
Los Angeles, USA

In an increasingly digital world, we are seeing rising rates of loneliness, depression, and anxiety in the world. There are hundreds of dating apps on the market but let's be honest, they all suck. Kippo is on a mission to reimagine what it means to meet new people on a digital platform. Kippo is a dating and social app for gamers. We are throwing out the template of what a dating app is supposed to look like and starting from scratch. Join us on this journey to bring the joy of human connection to millions of gamers all over the world.

We are looking for a talented and self-motivated 2D Artist and Animator. Our aspiration is to expand beyond dating (with the vision of being the best place on the internet to meet new people) and is what we are currently working towards with an exciting new project in the age of the metaverse.

You're expected to
  • Create engaging vector art for our upcoming project
  • Design and animate character and apparel assets, props and environments
  • Willing to brainstorm new ideas and problem solve with the team
We're looking for
  • Experience with the Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, Animate, After Effects, Photoshop)
  • Working knowledge of Spine or willing to learn 
  • Working knowledge of Unity or willing to learn, your knowledge of Unity mainly focusing on exporting correct deliverables into Unity
  • Organization skills in delivering finished assets
We provide
  • Health insurance
  • Lunch
  • Snacks and coffee
  • Software and hardware
  • Licenses

The company is backed by strategic investors from ex-Tinder as well as some of the leading names in venture capital including Primer-Sazze and NextGen Venture Partners.

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