Location: BarcelonaStudio art Director
Your role within our Kingdom
King is looking for an exceptionally skilled Studio Art Director to join our game studio in sunny Barcelona
and work on our exciting new games. You will be part of a highly experienced and successful team, so you need to be a talented leader of art and a real team player with great coaching skills..
You will work to continuously improve the quality and efficiency of our Art processes and work actively
in our game projects to help deliver global hits.
Skills to create thrills
You are passionate about games and able to work in a flexible and fluid environment where the job will evolve over time. You are the go-to expert in your discipline and partner with the Head of Studio on all matters relating to game art to ensure our games deliver on the high quality bars we set. You will also be a key contributor to our Global Art Strategies as a member of its Leadership Team. You have a strong experience and love for casual gaming.
Other experience we’d love includes:
Core Leadership & People Skills
Actively take part in the game development process to ensure we create a clear artistic vision for each game
Responsible for leading and coaching the studio artists to ensure their outputs consistently match the agreed
art vision and quality for the game
Responsible for art leadership for the studio, making sure the studio adopts the best fit art style and drive the right choices relating to all things art
You will lead by example, working directly in the game projects when required, as well coaching
and supporting Art Directors and/or Art Leads.
Oversee all art hiring, training, development & resourcing
Responsible for working with Learning & Capability department and peers from other studios to address
training and development requirements
Bring industry knowledge of best practice to the teams to aid productivity and quality
Coordinate with the VP of Art and Senior Directors to ensure cross studio collaboration both for Art and
Artistic vision and great technical skills with an eye for detail
Relevant experience in UI/UX for casual games
Relevant concept art and animation experience
Skilled in the use of Adobe CS package and knowledge of 3D software
Champion the use of good technical practices
Understanding of our customers’ preferences and the ability to produce appealing art in appropriate style
and available time frame
Good public speaking, mentoring and training skills
Skilled in creating art documentation (style guides, guidelines, tutorials…)
An innovative spirit and contribute beyond the assigned tasks, actively seeking responsibility
Highly skilled in communication and organization, preferably experienced in working within an agile project environment.
Experienced in working with Brands and how they relate to game products.
A great saga needs all sorts of heroes
Making games is fun. Especially when you do it with people that share the same idea of what makes a good workplace great.
No matter where you’re from, it’s all about what we can achieve together when creating truly magical moments
for all our players.
That’s why we hire all sorts of talent – because a great saga needs all sorts of heroes.
Want to join our Kingdom?
Application needs to be in English.