Senior Art Director

Angajator: AMBER STUDIO
Domeniu:
  • IT Software
  • Tip job: full-time
    Nivel job: peste 5 ani experienta
    Orase:
  • BUCURESTI
  • Actualizat la: 24.01.2021

    Amber Bucharest is looking for a Senior Art Director who will us develop our world class games across a variety of genres and AAA properties. JOB PURPOSE: The Art Director at Amber leads artists (2D, 3D) and animators from concept to ship date and is accountable for reviewing all technical and artistic assets with a keen eye towards quality. JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

    • Collaborates at the concept stage with the producer and creative director to establish the visual style of the game;
    • Heavily involved in every stage of a game’s development cycle being responsible for the highest quality art for the product (2D, 3D, animations);
    • Gives input on the scope of the game and partners with senior staff to support the studios and business.
    • Analyzes product needs and determines the art asset list, appropriate level of detail, and necessary personnel for a project;
    • Through pre-production, leads the creation of storyboards, logos, user interfaces, character design, environments and all other visual material and concepts;
    • Keeps a close eye on the art pipeline, constantly checking in with the team to monitor asset creation from both technical and aesthetic perspective;
    • Tracks milestones and ensures that the team stays on schedule, critiques and reviews art when it comes in, gives notes for revision;
    • Motivates the team, keeping artists focused, and efficiently devises solutions to mitigate art product risks;
    • As both manager and mentor, identifies the strengths and weaknesses in the team and draws out the hidden potential of artists;
    • Responsible for the continuous artistic growth of the art team members.
    QUALIFICATION AND REQUIREMENTS:
    • Degree in game art or fine art
    • +8 years’ experience in the game industry
    • 2-3 games developed from studio to lunch
    • Strong artistic ability—drawing, painting, 3-D modeling and animation
    • Significant technical knowledge in game development
    • Proven record of effective management and superior artistic talent
    • In-depth knowledge of all aspects of asset creation including modeling, texturing, animation, sprite production, UI and VFX
    • Ability to motivate others and maintain a positive professional attitude
    • Superior communication skills
    • Loves games across all platforms!
    Required Application Materials:
    • Reel or Portfolio demonstrating technical skills