Art Director

PUBLISHED: September 17, 2019
REDLYNX, Helsinki

We are now looking for an 

 Art Director for our new unannounced mobile project 

Following the success of Trials Frontier and South Park: Phone Destroyer, our studio is kicking off a new mobile project with a new IP. As our Art Director, you will make sure the visual identity our new mobile game is stunning, imaginative and memorable. You will impact the visual style of the game, translate the vision to art assets, and establish the art direction. You will also manage, mentor and inspire a team of artists and you will lead their delivery under the production guidelines.  

We offer you a key position in an ambitious project in the world’s third-biggest game publisher. Since we are developing a new IP, the project will offer you plenty of challenges and opportunities to be creative. You will get to enjoy the network and the resources of Ubisoft, and work in an agile studio with an outspoken and fun atmosphere.   

 Core Responsibilities 

  • Help define the high-level creative vision of the game together with other project leads (for example the Creative Director) 
  • Create the art direction and visual style guide of the game 
  • Build an efficient art team and create an atmosphere of creativity, curiosity and, collaboration  
  • Lead the delivery of highquality art assets under technical and production constraints
  • Give feedback on the realization of the game art and ensure its exceptional artistic quality 
  • Help produce visual content, set best practices and benchmarks 
  • Be the key communication channel between art and the other teams in the project  

 Our dream candidate 

  • Has several years of experience in leading and managing game art teams 
  • Has several years of experience working with mobile games 
  • Deep understanding of technical art tools and practices 
  • Expert art skills in 2D and 3D  
  • Inspires and persuades others to work towards common goals and articulates their ideas with impact 
  • Fosters teamwork and proactively engages and includes and helps others to succeed 
  • Is curious and open to new ideas, perspectives, and experiences 
  • Adapts well in changing situations and likes to explore new ideas 

 We offer 

  • Awesome projects with a lot of variety 
  • An open, international and massively friendly work environment full of ambitious and skilled people  
  • Lots of challenges and opportunities to develop yourself 
  • Just renovated office space 10 minutes from the city center of Helsinki 
  • Competitive compensation and benefits such as wide healthcare and insurances, phone benefit, lunch vouchers, free gym, free breakfast, free games, parties, events… you name it 🙂 
  • Good work/life balance: We take our work very seriously, but we also respect and value our employees’ personal lives, also during high-intensity periods, that’s why we have flexible work hours 
  • Relocation help 

 What are you waiting for? Please send your application and CV with your salary expectations. We would also like to receive a portfolio of your best work (attach images or send us a link to your website or online portfolio). The application period closes on the 1st of October but apply now because we can’t wait to meet you! 

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