Art Director

Our Client is leading AAA console/PC studio currently working on their new IP (AAA console/PC shooter).

We are looking for an experienced Art Director. This person will be responsible for the visual direction, art content and management of the art team at the NY office.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

All game art content, ensuring that visual elements are of the highest possible quality
Leading a team of artists producing 2D, 3D and VFX assets
Defining and driving the project’s artistic vision in line with the overall creative direction for the game
Collaborating with Technical artists and leads to develop efficient and productive art pipelines and establish metrics which ensure artistic goals are met within technical performance targets
Keeping informed about latest advances in game art technique and technology
Driving the creation of presentation and marketing materials to communicate the artistic vision to stakeholders and external partners
Be actively involved with recruitment, vetting candidates, performing interviews / recommending hires

QUALIFICATIONS:

At least 8 years experience in creating game art at a AAA level
Experience building and delivering at least 2 AAA games from start to finish
Excellent communication skills (spoken and written)
Strong portfolio demonstrating a high level of artistic creativity in one or more game art disciplines across a range of styles
Strong 2D and concept art skills
Expert knowledge of Photoshop
Strong understanding of latest techniques in 3D modeling
Excellent knowledge of Maya and ZBrush. Houdini knowledge a plus
Technical mindset with experience of implementing assets in game engines
Understanding of fundamental art theory including principles of color, light, composition and anatomy
Proven ability to balance aesthetics with performance and usability

WHAT THEY OFFER

A competitive salary and performance–based bonuses
Personal development opportunities in a diverse, multicultural environment
Work in a creative team with people full of passion for what they do
100% company paid Medical, Dental and Vision plans
Discounted gym memberships
4 weeks of paid vacation
Business trips and integration events
Comprehensive assistance in relocation




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