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Art Director VR

Staramba
Create and collect lifelike 3D printed figurines made by Staramba

Job details

  • Full-time
  • calendar
  • map markerBerlin, DE
  • cardRequires Work Permit
    Requires that you're a citizen or have a valid work permit / visa sponsorship to work in the country in which this position is based.
  • routeIntermediate
  • routeEnglish
    Preferred spoken language

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Intro

We are looking for an ambitious Art Director to work on a new kind of virtual reality experience in our subsidiary, Social VR GmbH. The project is early stage and in stealth mode. You would be working closely with artists, level designers, riggers, further developers and QA with the overall goal of helping to realize the project’s creative vision at the highest level. Qualified candidates need to be motivated and able to operate in a highly dynamic environment and excited about exploring this new medium.

Your responsibilities and challenges:

  • Define the Art vision in line with project objectives and targeted audience

  • Coordinate the creation of strong inspiring artwork to sell the vision internally and externally

  • Articulate the components needed to achieve a high visual quality

  • Enforce the quality bar across all elements of the project and be responsible for delivering the final look of it on the device

  • Manages the daily tasks of the art team

  • Lead the Art team to define pipeline and processes for all visual aspects of the project

  • Taking responsibility for the delivery of all art assets to the different work groups on time

  • Actively communicate with code and design to create a unified experience

  • Give feedback and clear briefings to the art team

Main requirements

  • 5+ years’ experience in creative game/application development with at least 2 years’ leadership experience

  • Experience in owning oversight of game creative vision

  • Knowledge of the games market and the overall gaming business

  • Advanced 2D and 3D skills shown in a strong and varied portfolio

  • Ability to work in a fast-pace environment and prioritize work to meet specific deadlines

  • Must be mature, self-motivated, and results oriented

  • Bachelor degree in Art, Design or related/comparable qualification

  • Fluent in English

Nice to have

  • Experience in VR is a big plus

Perks

  • An attractive remuneration with development prospects in an international company
  • A self­dependent activity and challenge in a varied work environment
  • Lots of space for participation and realization of own ideas
  • Opportunity for training in new technology fields and topics
  • A highly motivated team with a flat hierarchy and fast decisions
  • Flexible working hours and free drinks

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