We are looking for a super-creative led Art Director to lead the creative arm of our brand new Art team in Stockholm, designing the very best art, animation and assets to drive the best Casino Games in the world to even higher levels! As a founding member of the new team, you will quickly become involved in the selection and growth of a really exciting, motivated and creative unit based in Stockholm and lead the communication with the product and design HQ in Malta.
The new Art Director will oversee the development and all aspects of the visual look/feel for multiple game projects. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone to get hands-on producing 2D and 3D artwork, managing/leading a growing art team with an established and creatively driven games provider.
Work with artists, designers and the rest of the game team to define the visual direction of a product and maintain direction, consistency and quality
Oversee the work of the artists across multiple projects simultaneously to ensure it meets the Yggdrasil standard of high quality art
Supervise workflow of internal and external artists, and provide guidance, inspiration and mentoring as needed
Contribute art assets on projects when and where appropriate
Work closely with game producers and developers to ensure the art needs of each project are met in a timely manner
Schedule resources and ensure art assets are organized and tracked
Build confidence both within the team and with partners though effective and inspiring communication
Strong illustration, 2D or 3D art skills
3-5+ years’ experience managing artists
Ability to provide clear constructive feedback to artists on their work
Superior verbal communication and teamwork skills
Capable of translating and communicating feedback
Must have a passion for game