Art Director

Job Location:

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Job Description:

Job Description

Responsible for the design and production of our mobile game artwork. Setting the art vision for the team of talented artists, coaching and managing them to create stunning game art. Responsible for setting the bar high and making sure our art is of top-notch quality.

  Key Responsibilities:

  • Be the primary link between the studio’s graphics team and work with Producer and Creative Manager to establish a clear artistic vision for the game.
  • Enrich the vision of the game and set the art vision to create unique worlds.
  • Define the visual identity of the game;
  • Create diverse, innovative and functional art style for the game,
  • Set up the best practices and standards for production, based on industry benchmarks and share your expertise with the team members;
  • Oversee art hiring, development and resourcing;
  • Review and validate the assets;
  • Oversee the whole game’s graphic quality and art content production in collaboration with the art team.
  • Ensure that the visual elements are believable and consistent with the game vision.
  • Lead multiple art disciplines, including UI and Marketing asset creation.
  • Oversee, training, and development of the art team

Job Requirements:


Qualifications and Key Skills:

  • Track record of at least 3 major mobile games with one 3D title as an Art Director or team lead; variety of genres is a plus;
  • Experience in working with both in-house and outsourcing/external art teams;
  • Must have completed one full production cycle on a game from beginning to end
  • Experienced in IP creation and Artistic Pillars for the game.
  • Should be well versed with creating pipelines for a 3D Mobile Project, in all aspects of creation.
  • Must have worked using Unity and experienced in developing pipeline
  • Have portfolio showing your ability to create artwork from a range of different styles for Casual, Midcore and Hardcore audience
  • Excellent communicator and exceptional ability to give positive and constructive feedback
  • Excellent digital art skills
  • Desire to understand the customers’ preferences and the ability to produce appealing art;
  • Motivated, goal-oriented, strong team player.

Additional Information

We are a multicultural team with 26 nationalities in 60 people. 100% of our teams are expats and we offer end to end relocation to UAE for self and family plus some exciting benefits and perks.

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Contact Information:

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December 27, 2017
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