2D Game Artist

Play’n GO leads the global Gaming Entertainment industry with an unrivalled ability to play nice with others while supplying cutting-edge casino games and bespoke back-office solutions to casino operators. Thanks to our ever-passionate creative and technical chops, we keep growing.

We are looking for an 2D Game Artist to join our growing team in our Budapest office.*

Main responsibilities:

  • Create 2D art assets for the Games: backgrounds, symbols, logos, UI elements, characters, etc., using industry-standard tools in the best possible quality. 
  • Conceptualize, present and execute ideas within the schedule while understanding the Art Director’s direction and be a significant part of its development. 
  • Read the Game Design Documents to be informed about the scope of the work and follow the art guidelines, technical limitations. 
  • Creating concepts for animation effects and prepare the PSD art elements on the required format 
  • Creating art assets for the promotion and marketing of the project. 
  • Collaborate well with the Art Team, Animators, Art Director. 
  • Contribute to the Producer of the Game, Game Designers, and with the Squad, shares knowledge and experience. 
  • Follow the game development, test the product to make sure all the implementations are done as it was imagined.


  • Strong drawing, color, composition, design, and conceptual ideation abilities. 
  • Excellent knowledge of Adobe Photoshop. 
  • At least 3 years of experience in creating art for games. 
  • Great illustration skills with a portfolio of 2D assets for games. 
  • Ability to adapt different art styles in doing characters, backgrounds, and UI design. 
  • Strong understanding of typography. 
  • Ability to self-manage and prioritize tasks. 
  • Strong multi-tasking ability. 
  • Resourceful with excellent follow-through skills. 
  • Good English communication skills. 


  • Experience working in mobile/casino games.  
  • Lead Artist experiences.
  • Knowledge of ShotGrid or other similar ticketing software.
  • Nice to have: basic 3D knowledge.

*Covid-19 Update: Interviewing and hiring are still urgent for us. We’re growing. But many of us are working from home now. Safety is job one. Please note: This position is based in Budapest, but working from home is an option for this position beyond the pandemic.

Additional information

  • Remote status

    Flexible remote

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

Budapest, Hungary

Deák Ferenc utca 3-5
1052 Budapest Directions info@playngo.com View page

What's in it for you?

A strong package of benefits topped with our Play'n GO vibe. That's what we offer. We are aiming for nothing less than the very best in terms of Employee Experience. At Play'n GO, you can grow to excel.

  • Play'n GO family

    Even though Play’n GO has grown fast over the last few years we foster our family vibe. You’ll be part of a cool bunch of enthusiastic and friendly people from over 40 countries! Lovely different flavors sharing a common positive mindset. Yes, please bring your authentic self to work! And sure, every family has some issues. We take them on, solve things together and improve every day.

  • Work-life

    We believe in a healthy and good work/life balance with flexible ways of working (office, remote, hybrid) that provide you with the opportunity to solve your life puzzle. Because we know it's not always easy. You will find that same freedom and flexibility in our offices. Roam around, find the spot that fits your job and connect with anyone around.

  • Benefits and more

    We want to make sure you can perform at your best. Whether you’re working from home or at one of our fantastic offices around the world. You don’t have to worry about insurance, health benefits and so much more. We even throw in an extra ‘Birtholiday’ when that special day pops up. Need to pimp your home office? No problem, our Remote Work Benefit gives you the opportunity to make your virtual Play'n GO office stand out from the crowd.

  • Our TEQ values

    Trust, Energy, Quality. In that particular order . We want to be the best entertainment supplier in the world. A pretty big ambition and these 3 values are the cornerstones of that common goal. We trust each other. We love what we do and we put in the energy to push things forward. Always aiming for the highest possible quality. We hire the best and you can be part of our winning team.

  • Expand your skill set

    It's rewarding to improve your game. We provide you with the opportunity to grow professionally and personally. We are tech lovers. So you can be sure to lay your hands on the latest technologies. Taking responsibility to get better at what you do every day and staying at the forefront of our industry, in every aspect. Whatever your passion is. A yearly training budget is an extra push to grow. Will there be exciting and inspiring challenges along the way? You bet! Ready to move forward together?

  • Play it cool ;-)

    Hey, we are in the entertainment business. So there is definitely room for creativity and fun! Both in real life and virtually. Don't expect a typical corporate environment. We like to give things that special Play'n GO 'zing' and you can be part of that unique Play'n GO vibe! With regular social gatherings, celebrations and surprises that make a bright day even better.

  • Growth path

    New markets, more high quality games, an expanding team. Our track record has been quite stunning over the past years. In the last decade we've evolved from a start-up with 20 people to a strong - and awarded - player in the global iGaming business with almost 500 team members on board. We have the strong ambition to continue on this path and adapt if needed. We take legal compliance seriously. For our employees, our partners and customers.

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