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Full-Time

Art Director

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2K

2K

1,001-5,000 employees

Publishes diverse portfolio of video games

Compensation Overview

$133k - $200kAnnually

+ Bonus + Equity Awards

Expert

Vancouver, BC, Canada

Category
Concept Art
Graphic Design
Illustration
Art, Graphics & Animation
Required Skills
UI/UX Design
Communications
Requirements
  • 10+ years of game art production experience
  • Shipped at least two AAA titles
  • Deep knowledge of sports
  • Excellent at cultivating positive working relationships with internal partners and development teams
  • Outstanding communication, interpersonal and leadership skills
  • Experience working with UI/UX specialists, Interface Designers, Character and Environment artists, Technical Artists and Render SEs
  • Experience driving teams to produce art at scale, including the use of outsourcing
  • Early concept and prototyping experience
Responsibilities
  • Help build a premier art development team from the ground up
  • Establish Visual Targets and the visual language for all aspects of the game
  • Collaborate closely with game designers and establish and communicate style and quality bar for the project
  • Build the style guide for all visual aspects of the game and ensure that it is understood and communicated well across the team
  • Be responsible for the quality and efficiency of all art delivery into the game
  • Champion tools development to optimize processes and workflows for artists
  • Deliver clear and consistent visual feedback that elevates your artists' work
  • Lead and contribute to positive morale and a healthy team culture
  • Be aware of and evaluate new technologies and techniques in the industry for application in our game
  • Mentor and lead the art team, working with them to strengthen their skills and expertise
  • Manage the art team, providing coaching and performance feedback

2K Games is an excellent workplace for professionals passionate about creating diverse video game genres ranging from sports to role-playing. By congregating talents from top-tier studios such as Visual Concepts, Firaxis, and others, it fosters a collaborative environment conducive to creative freedom and technical skill enhancement. The company's broad scope in gaming technologies ensures continual learning and career growth, making it a prominent player in the video game publishing industry.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Headquarters

Novato, California

Founded

2005

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

0%

2 year growth

1%

Benefits

Health Care Benefits

Health Savings Account (HSA) Including Company Contribution

Employee Stock Purchase Plan

401k Retirement Plan

Life and Disability Benefits

Group Legal Plan

Wellbeing Program

Childcare Benefits

Flexible Spending Account (FSA)

Generous Compassionate Leave

Companywide End of Year Break