Art Director

Brand New IP – World Renowned Studio – Creative Freedom

Employment Type
Salary on application

Art Director in Budapest 

Do you have experience leading art teams as well as working in a diverse range of art styles and are looking for a new challenge? If so this role is calling your name! Keep reading for details and to apply today... 

As an Art Director at this studio in Budapest, you will be on a mission to define the game’s art style working on social/casual game projects for mobile and portable platforms. You will play a key role in the team, taking charge of the concept and overseeing them through to project completion, whilst looking after and mentoring a talented art team. 

This genre-defining studio are passionate about using cutting edge technology as they combine passion and dedication to create exciting top-level games. If you like the sound of working with a talented team and enjoying medical insurance, workshops and team building activities as well as international job opportunities, then this is the role for you! 

Art Director responsibilities: 

  • Create proof of concepts for games 
  • Establish the style and vision of the game including environment, character, title screen and UI look and feel 
  • Ensure quality follow-up in production process 
  • Manage the art development process 
  • Manage an art team of 10 or more 

Key requirements for this role in Budapest: 

  • Significant prior experience in art directing and managing art teams 
  • Have worked on one or more shipped game in an Art Director role 
  • Extensive experience in the video game industry or similar environment 
  • University degree (or equivalent experience) in Computer Graphics, Graphic Design, Media Arts, Fine Arts or similar 
  • Storytelling and concept art skills as well as a foundation in traditional arts 
  • Knowledge and skills in graphic design principles, fonts, layout design, UI function and design 
  • Able to adapt to a range of styles both stylised and realistic 
  • Passionate about video games 

If you think this could be the role for you, we’d love to hear from you! Get in touch with Eleanor on or apply through the form below now. 

Tags: Art Director, Lead Artist, Senior Artist, Game Artist, Game Art, Game Art Jobs, Games Jobs, Hungary Jobs, Budapest Jobs

Years of experience and salary levels are shown purely as a guide. We will only consider applications from candidates that can demonstrate the skills or experience required for the role.

Please be aware that while we would love to respond to every application we receive, due to high numbers we cannot guarantee this. We do however appreciate any time you invest into the application and will make sure to get in touch should anything in future more closely fit your skillset.

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