2021-02-17 10:15:58 Jump

Presentation Art Director


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Our client, a leader in the video game industry in Montreal and constantly working to create innovative and exciting experiences for gamers around the world, is looking for a Presentation Art Director for whom passion and ambition for video games are essential!

You are responsible for the conception, the direction and the production of the visual identity at a product level and at a brand level.

Responsibilities:
  • In collaboration with the creative team
    • You conceptualize and supervise the game visual identity and maintain a consistent vision through all development phases;
    • You oversee the project’s look-and-feel and help ensure all contributing artists understand the visual identity;
    • Notably, you’re responsible of the UI & UX of the game: you ensure that the visual design is exciting, relevant, and supports the user experience;
    • You are in charge of showcasing the lore, the characters and the universe throughout the game, especially in the menus;
    • You participate in the creation of content, such as the development of new characters and skins (including vfx, lighting, etc.) and new maps (including environment art);
    • You create presentation guidelines (style guides) that will be used to direct the team and external partners;
    • In general, you are key contributor to the overall design process and artistic direction of the game.
  • In collaboration with marketing and third parties
    • You are a key contributor in establishing the brand identity. In particular, you are in charge of building a visual identity that is exciting, relevant for our target audience, and consistent across all player touch points;
    • Notably, once the game is live, you are in charge of the visual packaging of content updates;
    • You are in charge of ensuring quality and vision are respected through marketing assets created (trailers, screenshots, merchandising, licensing, etc.).
Experience & qualifications:
  • 5 years experience as a UI Artist;
  • 2 years in a leadership role
  • Participated in 3+ high-quality titles.
Technical skills:
  • A broad versatility and knowledge of art, visual communication and design principles;
  • Strong comprehension of game design and related creative crafts such as animation, audio, etc.;
  • Great taste and artistic judgement, excellent understanding of visual appeal for different types of audiences;
  • Great versatility and comfort working in a broad range of styles and genres;
  • Strong creative mind for ideation, innovation and brand thinking;
  • Willingness to push the envelope and create experiences that will be a reference in the industry.
Interpersonal qualities:
  • Positive leader with a strong ability to inspire a team;
  • Excellent ability to communicate a direction;
  • Proven ability to collaborate effectively with other crafts within a production team;
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills.
Stéphanie Le Blanc

Recruiting Consultant

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stephanie@jumprecruteurs.ca

514-622-7662

I am interested!