Senior Game Artist

Lumos Labs

San Francisco, CA, USA 100% Remote

Full time

Oct 7

Founded in 2007, Lumos Labs is the leader in brain training. Over 100 million users have used our Lumosity application to train their cognitive skills, playing our games over 7 billion times. We support trailblazing cognitive research and there have been over 65 peer-reviewed publications in academic journals using Lumosity games, assessments or data. We are building one of the premiere digital health brands and are looking for talented, mission-oriented people to join us on the journey. Lumos Labs is located in the SoMa area of San Francisco, CA with remote colleagues country- and world-wide. This position can be performed anywhere in the U.S.

We’re looking for a Senior Game Artist who will create and implement high quality digital art assets and help provide art direction for both current and future projects. This is a great opportunity to work with our experienced games team as a visionary leader for an established and successful brand that intends to expand its game and product catalog in the future. Help us build the next generation of brain training consumer apps that reach millions of users!


  • Visually intelligent, talented and thoughtful in your designs
  • Someone who can straddle the line between illustrator and designer
  • Comfortable with turning ambiguity into ideas Experienced in animation and vector illustration
  • Able to develop inspired visual solutions that help voice our brand
  • Eager to be involved in a variety of things at a variety of stages on a variety of devices
  • Able to listen to feedback just as well as you can offer constructive criticism
  • A good self-starter who can prioritize tasks effectively and help others do the same 
  • Looking for a job that’s about more than just collecting a paycheck


  • Be a key voice in the evolution of our brand 
  • Collaborate closely with the developers and designers on the games team, as well as across product and marketing 
  • See a game through from conception to production -- from sketching out and developing concept art to implementing final game assets
  • Need to design with the user in mind first and foremost
  • Create assets for both our web and mobile platforms
  • Help us take our current and future products to the next level


  • 5+ years of working experience focused on games for mobile or webInterest / experience in art direction
  • An inspired portfolio with illustration, smart visual design and an intelligent approach to solving visual problems
  • Extensive experience working in Unity with a portfolio that displays an understanding of art asset & animation implementation and game design fundamentals
  • An expert knowledge of Adobe suite (Illustrator, Photoshop)
  • Experience with visual system design software (Sketch, Figma, InVision)
  • General knowledge of game mechanics and UI/UX conventions
  • Strong collaborative and communication skills to work on a close-knit team


  • The excitement and fun of the early-stage startup paired with the maturity and stability of a later-stage business with substantial revenue and company infrastructure
  • Competitive compensation, including salary and benefits on-par with later-stage companies, and equity compensation on-par with earlier-stage ones
  • An egoless environment that fosters collaboration of all types. We have a culture of ownership, trust, camaraderie, and funA focus on sustainability -- in our products, our business, and for our employees
  • A culture that values coming together and sharing our varied interests to illuminate new and inspiring ideas, all with a focus on helping our users make meaningful improvements in their lives
  • The opportunity to learn, grow, and bond with a tight community of coworkers based in SF, and with teammates around the world (OR, WA, NJ, SD, MD, CT, IL, NV, Germany, Brazil, Serbia, Ukraine, India)
  • Competitive benefits (options for individual and/or domestic partner/family medical, dental and vision plans, EAP, FSA, commuter benefits, parental and other leaves, One Medical membership and much more!)
  • A collaborative culture where growth from within is encouraged
  • Continuous learning budget for conferences, professional and skill development
  • Flexible time off to rest, reset, and recharge
  • Flexible and remote work arrangements
  • Monthly wellness, internet, and cell phone reimbursements
  • Fun social events such as board game nights, work anniversary celebrations, weekly happy hours, and quarterly company-wide events
  • Team lunches and off-sites (past excursions include creative retreats, cooking classes, escape rooms, and terrarium building)
  • Regular creative learning sessions, skill shares, forums, guest speakers, and workshops
  • We recognize family is important -- we host Bring Your Child to Work Day annually as well as other kid-friendly offsite events
  • We empower employees to give back to our community -- our DEI team facilitates this through activities and initiatives year-round

Lumos Labs values diversity and recognizes that employees from a broad range of perspectives improves both the practice of science and the brain training experience for everyone. We are committed to inclusion, diversifying tech, and advocating for diversity in our employees, their experiences, and the people we serve. 

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class. 

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