-Set product vision, maintain high standards regarding aesthetic and technical aspects of art content;
-Work with Game Designer and Lead Designer to establish project’s vision and flow of the game;
-Create stunning casual art work for various casual titles including Match-3;
-Quickly iterate and create detailed concept art;
-Supervise and support a team of artists with clear and consistent direction;
-Responsible for the project’s art deliverables;
-Help maintain milestone and Art schedules with production team;
-Responsible for assisting in hiring necessary art staff, training, and career direction for the art team;
-Demonstrates a high level of creativity and originality in treatment of episodic titles.
Essential Skills and Qualifications:
-Bachelor’s degree or equivalent years of art production experience (Masters in Fine Arts preferred);
-Must have 2 or more years of experience with game development and artistic leadership of a team of artists with 1+ shipped title(s) (web, video, mobile, or social);
-Possess a good knowledge of production life cycles and demands;
-Demonstrated experience in teaching technical and traditional art processes and mentoring artists;
-Must have strong communication skills and a positive and professional attitude;
-Passion for playing and making video games.
-Along with your cover letter and resume, please include a link to your portfolio with samples that represent the range of your skills in:
-creating artwork in a range of different casual styles;
-creating of concepts from scratch (and be able to share them with us).
Generally, 12 to 15 pieces are a good sample.
Сonditions of work:
- Work in a fast growing IT-company;
- Official recruitment (under the Labour Code of the Russian Federation);
- Comfortable office in the city center;
- Flexible schedule;
- Promotion perspective and professional advancement;
- English classes;
- Taking part in the corporate events;
- Opportunity to attend conferences and IT-events (at the expense of the Company)