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Art Director

  • Location: London, South East, UK
  • Salary/rate: Dependent on experience
  • Date posted: 10/09/18
  • Job reference: 6786
  • Contract, Fixed Term

Game Art Director with 3D and 2D motion graphics experience to orchestrate the creation of exhilarating and dynamic real-time motion graphics and realistic 3d environments. You will be leading a team to create video content from live action content and pre-rendered environments and VFX for a lifestyle party game.

Key responsibilities

Managing and mentoring a small team of 3D artists/motion designers and UI artists.

Overseeing the design for a responsive, accessible and rewarding user-interface.

Project planning and organisation.

Technical management of complex video-based production.

Working with client to ensure art style is on-brand.

Knowledge, Skills and Experience
Essential

Experience leading teams to create high-end graphics.

Portfolio demonstrating artistic flare and keen eye for detail, composition and colour.

Demonstrable experience in motion graphics and animation.

Proven ability to create and light realistic 3D rendered environments.

After Effects experience.

One or more shipped game in a lead position on console

Self-motivated, organised, good communication skills and positive can-do attitude.

Experience of working effectively in a team in-house or remotely.

Desirable

Experience with After Effects plugins such as Element 3D and Trapcode Particular.

Knowledge of video codec and encoding practices.

Enjoys playing social, lifestyle and party games.

UX design experience.

Unreal Engine experience.

Nintendo Switch experience.

 
This position is South London based with some flexibility to work remotely. It's an initial 10 month contract to start immediately.
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