Creative Designer / Illustrator for Gaming App

JLPT 2 or above (Engineer)
Volunteer/Housing Resident


A relatively young company that has built a large customer base in four different industries. They are currently looking to expand in their gaming department. They focus on developing apps for iOS and Android and have over 8 million downloads worldwide over a few titles. Their title games focus on romance/dating simulations and have been accredited for their storylines and characters.


Currently housing 40 employees and a few foreign talents. The company is looking to grow exponentially in size in the coming year to meet the demands of the market.

The company has a booth at the Tokyo Game Show. In 2016, many fans attended the event and showed support. With their growth in popularity in the global market, the company is looking to hire Bilinguals with business experience.

Recommendation points from Active Connector:
・ Flat structure business where everyone’s opinions are taking seriously
• Very diverse company with a great work life balance policy
• No dress code
• An office that generates creative ideas
• Constant training provided

Corporate profile:
・ Established in 2008
・ Number of employees is about 40.
・ They have foreign employees.
・ The company is doing business in France and the US,

Job Description

Job description:
You will be responsible for creating the Banner and avatars for the application. The Banner will be used for the opening loading screen and throughout the game. They have a base design that you will use as inspiration to improve create your design.
For the Avatar, they have a set base and instructions on the design that you have to follow. As this will be used by the player base when creating their profiles, they need the avatars to be neutral and varying in design to fit any players preference.


Your roles:
• Responsible to create Banners that brings the best points of their popular games in the Romance genre
• Creating a variety of neutral yet unique avatars for the player base.


Place: Suginami-ku, Tokyo 


Japanese level: Above Conversational is required
They need someone who is able to communicate with the team, follow instructions and explain their concepts in Japanese thus needing Higher level Japanese than Conversational


• Adobe Illustrator: 2 years experience
• Adobe Photoshop: 2 years experience
New grads are welcome, as long as you have met the requirements before.

You will need to provide a portfolio to showcase your abilities.


Ideal candidate:
• Fully bilingual (Japanese/English)
• Experience in working in the gaming industry
-Those who can work well with team members.
-Those who can enjoy developing games
-Those who can take initiative


Other conditions:
・ Bonus: Once a year
• Salary promotion: once a year
• Transportation paid to a certain amount
・ Holiday: Saturday, Sunday, National Holiday, Summer vacation, New Year holiday, Golden Week, Maternity leave for a number of months, Close family members events. 
Overtime work: With the exception of major projects, the company doesn’t encourage overtime.


“Please note that the position is only for those who are currently residing in Japan only* 


How to Apply

If you are intersted in this position, please apply here with the relevant CV/resume uploaded. Upon your submission of application, we will contact you for the follow-up questions to complete your application.


First the company will be screening your resume. If you have been selected for the next round interview, we will disclose you the name of the company.

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