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Art Director – AAA Games Studio – Malmo, Sweden

Location: Malmo, Sweden Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #24909 Posted: 4 months ago

This vacancy may offer a work-from-home start until it is safe to work in-house or relocate to the location.

Project: AAA Games

Our client is seeking an Art Director to be responsible for the creation and quality of a new AAA open-world game based in Malmo, Sweden

The successful candidate will be joining a team to help create and develop a new AAA Open- world game.


  • Extensive experience as a 3D Artist, including production work on at least two shipped console or PC games
  • Experience working as a mentor, manager, AD, lead or similar role
  • Outstanding verbal and written communication skills including artistic feedback
  • Brilliant skills in Maya, Photoshop, Z-brush or equivalent
  • Skill to understand and interpret an artistic vision and maintain that both in your own and other people’s work
  • Capability to provide visual and written briefs for artists
  • An impressive portfolio


  • Collaborate with other team leads to provide your them with your expertise in visual design
  • Help make decisions and direct the overall project
  • Guide and provide constructive feedback to a group of artists made up of multiple different art specialists
  • Work with production to build and validate long term plans and the priorities both for your team and any outsourcing needs you may have

DESIRED SKILLS (Good to have):

  • Familiarity working on an action/adventure or open world title
  • Knowledge of gaming field trends and gaming design requirements and limitations
  • Wide range of experience or knowledge on a wide range of art specialisms and styles
  • Ability to create a range of high and low poly objects such as props, buildings and organic objects
  • A good understanding of lighting, VFX/particle systems, renders passes, and compositing
  • Understand game design practice particularly mission and levels, game experience and an active player
  • Knowledge and understanding of anatomy – with an eye for accurate proportions, form, and details
  • Knowledge and understanding of various natural and urban landscapes

Interested in finding out more about the studio and project? Apply now or call directly today on +44 1206 214 417!

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