Vacancies in Art & Animation

Lead Artist Multi-platform Games Studio Netherlands Ref 2189


We are working with a well-established game studio based in Amsterdam who is looking for a talented Lead Artist to join their team, to develop high-end mobile/social games.

The client is looking for a generalist artist, with a keen eye for detail, who has experience across many areas and disciplines, to utilise your skills to effectively manage the project and pipelines, working collectively as a team to concept and pitch new ideas and setting trends, in order to deliver high quality games.  

What will you be doing?

    • Creating and define stunning 2D and 3D content (moodboards, assets, UI, FX etc)

        • Manage, mentor, and motivate the team

            • Set the standards high regarding best practice, processes and procedures

                • Communicate and collaborate with the teams and managing the vendors

                    • Pitch and scope new ideas

                        • Maintain and define the games’ art style

                        • Who are you

                            • Proven experience as a Lead artist, a minimum of 3 years

                            • 7+ years in game development

                                • Expert knowledge of Maya, Blender, Photoshop, Illustrator

                                    • Extensive knowledge of artistic base principles and version control software

                                    • Your following experience and knowledge are an added bonus and will certainly set you apart from the rest:

                                        • UX design

                                            • Unity and Unreal Engines

                                                • Social games experience

                                                • HTML

                                                • Managing the outsourcing vendors 

                                                • BenefitsThis studio offers competitive salaries, flexible working hours, income tax reduction for eligible expats and great work life balance. You will be given the opportunity to work in a diverse and collaborative environment.  


                                                  Please e-mail your CV as a Word document to cvs@big-planet.biz quoting reference 2189 

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