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Lead Artist – Mobile Games – The Netherlands – Permanent

Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: #24576 Posted: 5 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: Mobile Games

OPM’s client is currently recruiting for a Lead Artist to join to join development on their high-end mobile social games with their team in The Netherlands.

The successful candidate will have a passion for turning the ordinary into the extraordinary and be able to adopt various art styles for different products and audiences.


  • Strong experience leading a creative team
  • Expertise of artistic base principles such as shape, colour, contrast
  • Comprehensive experience with 2D and 3D creation tools (Photoshop, Illustrator, Maya, Blender)
  • Solid skills with version control software (SVN, Git, Perforce)
  • Proven understanding of development art pipelines, naming conventions, best practices
  • Fluent verbal and written English


  • Establish the game's art style by providing visual concepts, references, mood boards
  • Design dazzling 2D and 3D content ranging from UI visuals to FX, and other in-game assets
  • Deliver regular reviews and feedback with consistent direction for the art team
  • Guide other artists in best practices, processes, and procedures
  • Cooperate with the team to conceive, pitch and scope exciting new features and games


  • Strong understanding of what makes social games work
  • Understanding of UX design; wire frames, screen flows
  • Experience with Adobe XD, Phaser, HTML 5, Unity, Unreal Engine 4
  • Managing outsourcing vendors
  • Experience with developing interactive AR / VR content


  • Flexible working hours
  • 26 Standard vacation days with an option to buy 5 more
  • Up to 30% income tax reduction for eligible expats
  • Relocation cost reimbursement available
  • Free pension plan
  • The newest VR hardware which you can borrow

Interested in finding out more about the studio and project? Apply now or call directly today on +44 1206 214 413!

Tagged as: Dutch, Lead Artist, Mobile

Tags: Dutch , Lead Artist , Mobile Categories: Art , Creative


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