2D Game Artist / 2D Generalist – Witch It

September 2023, Notice: The latest offered position has been filled. Please don’t send any applications at this point. We recieved a huge amount of applications and we are not able to review them or reply to them.

Who we are

Barrel Roll Games was founded in 2017 as an indie game studio which successfully published the humorous Hide & Seek title
Witch It” and won prices such as “Best German Game” in 2018 (Deutscher Computerspielpreis).
We’re striving to create the most enjoyable game experience for players, who want to have an amusing time with their friends.
We´ve always been aware of how important it is to emphasize the individual strength of every team member.

You love to create concept art and 2D art in general?
You’re enjoying variety, when it comes to working tasks?
We are looking for a creative & versatile 2D artist to work
on “Witch It”.


  • Create quality concept art for new maps (includes architecture, nature, props, etc.) and character skins
  • Communicate and collaborate with the whole art team
  • Create graphics and mockups for the game UI
  • Create different kinds of graphic assets for several uses (e.g. store platforms, marketing in general) 
  • Support 3D artists with texturing 3D models


  • at least 2 years experience in creating game art
  • experience in creating art for projects in at least 2 of the 5 following areas: UI, Concept Art, Illustration, Texturing,  Marketing – Assets
  • solid drawing/ painting skills (Shape, anatomy, colors, etc.)
  • solid experience with Photoshop
  • ability to adapt art styles
  • a strong motivation to fulfill a variety of tasks within the art field
  • Self-motivated, independent and creative 
  • located in Germany
  • strong communication skills (English or German)

+ Advanced(Pluses)

  • experience with shipping a PC/Console game
  • experience with Substance Painter & PBR Texturing 
  • experience within working in the Unreal Engine
  • great experience with handpainted textures
  • have a genuine interest and enthusiasm for ‘Witch It’ and its fantasy universe

What you can expect from us:

  • We work 100% remotely. You decide where you want to work!
  • Freedom and flexibility for your perfect work-life-design.
  • 30 days of paid vacation + off-days on 24 th and 31 st December.
  • As we are a small team you can bring in your own ideas and help shaping the future of Witch It

Mandatory: Artists should include a portfolio to their application.
(e.g. ArtStation link)