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Art Director | Exciting Gaming Opportunity | Remote | $70,000 CAD + 40% equity

Job description

Art Director | Exciting Gaming Opportunity | Remote | $70,000 CAD + 40% equity  
The Company:
This emerging game development studio, founded on the principles of creativity and passion, is dedicated to crafting captivating virtual worlds that captivate players of all ages. The take pride in pushing the boundaries of technology, delivering cutting-edge graphics, immersive storytelling, and engaging mechanics. With the first game proving super successful, help the owner to create the next big game for this upcoming studio!
The Role:
Are you looking for a new and exciting opportunity? Have you dreamt of creating a game from scratch, using your own creative vision and ideas? This is the opportunity for you! Join this exciting new gaming startup as an Art Director and play a pivotal role in shaping the visual identity of the games. We're seeking a dynamic and versatile individual who can not only lead and direct the artistic vision, but also has the ability to execute it, making the vision a reality. Work closely alongside the founder to create the newest game prototype for this studio.
Art Direction- First and foremost you must have the ability to direct the artistic vision of the game. You have the opportunity to come up with the idea for this game, and then be the one to help execute it.  
Conceptualization- Generate and present innovative and visually striking concepts for characters, environments, and assets that align with the game's vision and target audience.
Adaption- The ability to wear multiple hats, and work across several different areas in the game. Complete hands-on approach when necessary, contributing directly to the production of art assets, you will have the ability to pivot and adapt to changing project needs, taking on responsibilities beyond traditional art direction.
  • 5+ years’ experience working in the games industry as an Art Director
  • An amazing portfolio
  • Experience with Unreal Engine is a big plus, but not a necessity.
  • Experience with industry standard design tools and software (e.g Maya, Unity etc)
  • Creative with a huge passion for art and games.
  • Bachelor's degree in Fine Arts, Game Design, Graphic Design, or a related field is a plus. 

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