Art Director

Do you want to be part of a worldwide mobile games leader? We are an international team of more than 330 talented SocialPointers, based in sunny and cosmopolitan Barcelona. We create amazing games, positioned in the top rankings of both iOS and Android, played and loved by over 50 million fans all over the world.

Join us and help us make this year the breakout year in mobile social gaming.

 

Role Description

As an Art Director at Social Point you will be an active and hands-on artist able to define the art vision of our projects and execute key assets that could be used as references on all disciplines (2d, 3d, UI …).

You will work together with several team members (artists, designers, programmers…) in order to build the most astonishing worlds and characters the mobile game industry has ever seen.

At the same time, you will work closely with our VP of Art and Head of Studio to coach artists, creating efficient art pipelines and define the quality benchmark for all art assets our games.

Summarizing, you will be an art-essential part of our production teams envisioning and creating wonderful games that will provide fun to millions of players.

 

Responsibilities

  • Hands-on defacto studio and art team member
  • Create the art vision & IP for new games
  • Push the limits of art creation in order to excel in terms of art quality
  • Coach studio teams on creating art and new IPs
  • Collaborate with the Head of studios on art allocation and scalability inside projects
  • Assist game teams on creating the most effective art production pipelines
  • Facilitate and manage alignment between studio/project needs and other external departments

 

Requirements

  • 5 years + of experience in the games industry as an Art Director or Head of Art, managing multiple projects.
    The role requires that you have a strong gamer background.
  • Creative approach and drive, ability, adaptability and emotional intelligence to inspire the company and our audience.
  • Highly experienced in negotiation and change management.
  • Highly proactive, organized, self-driven, customer focused, a great team player and always with a smile.

 

What we offer you:

First of all, we can offer you a challenging and fun role within a cool team!
Sounds like what other companies also say they have? Hold on, here’s what’s more:

  • You’ll get the newest and most powerful devices and equipment to work with, along with a Spotify Premium account.
  • “Mens sana in corpore sano” is the Latin for “a healthy mind in a healthy body”. Our SocialPointers get a healthy Monday breakfast + delicious daily lunch menus! Want to stay in shape? We have a brand new gym, football and basketball teams along with a fantastic physiotherapist.
  • “An apple a day keeps the doctor away” so we get fresh fruit at the office every day but of course you also get a private medical insurance, just in case.
  • Monthly events are there to get you to know your colleagues, drop by our hairdresser’s to get ready (and forget your wallet). 
  • People development is key for us: coupling an amazing training budget just for you and our internal mobility programs you get real growth opportunities!
  • If you are new to sunny Barcelona you can also join our Newbies Club: we offer weekend activities once a month, Spanish lessons and help with all your boring paperwork!

 Do you want to level up? Press start.

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Life at Socialpoint

One thing’s for sure – talent at Socialpoint is everywhere. From the game teams to the corporate and horizontal departments, each and every Socialpointer is undoubtedly a game maker.

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We build unforgettable games that delight millions of fans all around the globe.

And we do so by thoroughly enjoying every day at work. Having fun is the best way we know to create fun.

We're part of

a big family

As a startup, Socialpoint has been tight-knit from the very beginning.

Our roots still remain; only now the family has grown! And not just because there are over 330 of us…

In February 2017, we were acquired by Take Two Interactive, one of the top gaming companies in the world. Today, together with Rockstar, 2K and Private Division, we belong to the T2 family too, and we couldn’t be prouder!

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08018 Barcelona

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