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Art Director - Singapore, Asia - AAA Games

OPM Response
Employer OPM Response
Category Art
Salary DOE
Location Singapore

Location: Singapore

Salary: £Neg

Job Type: Permanent

Projects: AAA Console Games

OPM is pleased to be collaborating with this leading multinational developer of major AAA console video game franchises as well as mobile/tablet, online and arcade games.

They are now looking to grow their team in Singapore on new FPS/Adventure games and searching for an experienced Art Director to join their team.

RESPONSIBILITIES

Owner of overall visual direction of the projects
Define and promote the visual and artistic direction of projects
Communicate art direction to the team through various media (sketches, concepts, storyboards, videos, documentation)
Motivate the art team ensuring they keep the artistic direction & mood consistent with defined visual direction
Work with Creative Director, department Leads and stake holders to ensure art direction is in line with client requirements
Oversee and manage the work of concept artists, animators and other artists as required
Guide and consult production artists to ensure visual direction is intact
Guide and mentor art team with regular feedback including annual appraisals

REQUIREMENTS

Bachelor’s degree (BFA) or equivalent studies related to the field
Strong understanding of art fundamentals and visual design
Good artistic knowledge of game development workflows and pipelines
Passionate and knowledgeable about visual design and world building
AAA console experience in video games production with at least 2 as Art Director or a Lead art role
Involved in at least one production cycle from start to finish in a Lead art role
Excellent written and verbal English communication skills
Excellent organizational and planning skills
General game-dev software skills (2D and 3D software, can use game engines to show art work)
Enough technical knowledge of game art to make ‘best-fit’ judgements on art style
Experience managing art teams (7+ people)

PLUSES:

Experience in other fields of media
Experience in multicultural development environment

 

Is this you? Then please send a portfolio demonstrating your skills with a CV or call Claire on +44 (0) 1206 214413

The salary bracket is approximate and is no guarantee of the income on offer.  Salary and benefits will be discussed with candidates at interview with the company and are individually negotiated by OPM.