Game Artist LIGHTNEER / Helsinki

PUBLISHED: October 1, 2021

We are looking for an experienced Game Artist to join our team in Helsinki!

Lightneer aims to create fun and snackable mobile games made by growth-oriented and happy, curious people. We work in small, independent teams and aim to continuously learn and grow as individuals and as a result – as a company.

We are all about short time-to-market to test out the potential of our games quickly. We produce dozens of original hyper-casual game concepts every week and aim to expand also into hybrid-casual experiences in the future. As a key member of our world-class team, you will have the opportunity to make your mark on new fun mobile games played worldwide.

Key roles & responsibilities

  • Delivering high quality game assets for Unity
  • Collaborating with the team members and other stakeholders regarding the art in the games and sharing expertise with the team
  • Creating particle effects, lighting, texturing and shading for each project
  • Visual development
  • Creating and implementing UI screens/elements


  • Strong expertise with Adobe Photoshop and 3D software (ex. Blender)
  • Basic animation rigging skills
  • Experience working with Unity
  • Ability to work constructively and collaboratively with teams

Additional as plus

  • Experience with After Effects
  • Knowledge in graphic design
  • Experrience in tech art
  • Casual and Hyper-Casual games knowledge and interest
  • Knowledge of F2P business model
  • Other relevant education and/or experience



  • Flat organisation with a team centric approach
  • Creative freedom within projects

  • Extended holiday (6 weeks of paid holiday annually)

  • Comprehensive health care

  • Lunch and recreational benefits (sports, culture)

  • Phone benefits

  • Support in remote working and learning

Become part of Lightneer team and apply now by sending your application and portfolio/work samples through the application link!

Lightneer is a Helsinki-based hyper-casual game studio. Our values – Honesty, Respect and Playfulness – drive our culture with a mission to make games for the way people play today.
Our proprietary framework lets our hyper professional, self-directing teams focus on the development of fun, easy-to-play, snackable and rewarding games for the global audience while ensuring a speedy delivery to market. To date, our games have over 75 million downloads.