Art Director

Studio's First Art Manager – AAA – Unreal 5

Job Type
Salary on application
17 days ago

Do you have games industry art or technical art experience, and are you seeking a new job in Prague? Skillsearch is helping a games studio find an Art Director (AAA, Unreal 5), and the role comes with an attractive salary and benefits package. 

As a pioneer of a new IP and growing studio, this role demands the ability to draw upon a deep set of experiences and a readiness to take on new challenges. It requires individual artistic expertise and the capacity to drive, mentor and empower other specialist team members. 

In your first few weeks in this Art Director role, you can expect to: 

  • Recruit and direct a team of creative and technical experts within the art discipline 
  • Mentor, appraise, and facilitate the professional growth of team members 
  • Establish and guard standards and consistency of art execution for internal and external teams 
  • Liaise with design and world stakeholders to help develop and maintain a consistent visual language 

To apply for this Art Director role, you will need at least 7 years of games industry art and technical art experience. You will also require the following: 

  • Shipped titles as Art Director, Art Lead, or Senior Artist (or Environment or Technical Art equivalent roles) 
  • AAA or console game development experience and a grasp of two or more domains (ie 3D Art, 2D, Technical Art, Lighting, Animation, etc.) 
  • Experience developing a stylised and semi-realistic art direction 
  • Experience developing large-scale open-world and sandbox games. 

In return for your passion, collaborative approach and commitment, you will receive a generous salary and benefits package, joining a friendly and inclusive culture. 

We'd love you to apply for this full-time Art Director position in Prague, and we're waiting to hear from you. Please contact Jay from Skillsearch at today. 

Here at Skillsearch, we're a recruitment company. In the simplest form, this means we place people at new companies - but it's so much more than that. For the past 30 years, we've been busy helping people (like you) with sought after skills find jobs in the Games, Interactive and Enterprise Systems industries all around the globe. Our company comprises a team of dedicated consultants that work across various niche technologies, including Games, Virtual Reality, AR and XR, Workday, Oracle, Peoplesoft, and eCommerce. We are always exploring other cutting-edge markets. Follow us to see a few of the jobs we're working on, find out which events you can see us at, and keep up with news in the technology, gaming and interactive world. Welcome to Skillsearch! 

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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Jay McDougall

Recruitment Resourcer

Jay is a resourcer on our art team, working alongside Joe, although resourcing is not Jay’s only talent… He also DJs and runs Brighton’s biggest electronic dance music label, so when he’s not in the office you can catch him in shows across the city and making content for his YouTube channel! 

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