Job Detail

Lead Artist at PLAYSTUDIOS
Hong Kong

PLAYSTUDIOS ASIA:

SILICON VALLEY product ingenuity x LAS VEGAS integrated resort experience x ASIA PACIFIC games market = PLAYSTUDIOS ASIA, based in Hong Kong!

We are a mobile / social games company competing in the fast-growing and dynamic mobile / social games market with a suite of casino and gambling style games that follow the ‘social’ or ‘play for fun' model.

Our mission is to make the industry's most beautiful, engaging, and polished games in partnership with iconic travel, hospitality, and entertainment brands and offer aspirational travel and leisure experiences as loyalty rewards to our best customers. We are growing our team of world-class product, engineering, marketing, and loyalty talent!

Responsibilities

We're looking for an ambitious LEAD ARTIST to create game concepts and work with outsource production vendors to deliver high quality, performant and polished content to delight both new and engaged players.

    Leads the art concept and art production of a project to deliver on budget, on-time, on-model, technically compliant, and performant game art assets

    Sketch game concepts from rough to clean lines with flat colour and prep concepts for delivery to outsourcing vendors

    Concepts include: creative brief, game story, color palette, storyboards/userflow, notes on font styling, lighting direction, and references for look and feel

    Participates in creative brainstorming sessions in coordination with Creative Director and Product Manager

    Meets with the Creative Director, Producer, and Product Manager as needed for reviews, sprint planning, and roadmap planning

    Has visibility into asset delivery dates; can speak to this in absence of Producer

    Responsible for knowledge-share to new hires to the team and ensure best practices and quality standards are met

Qualifications

    3-5 years experience in game development (casual casino highly preferred)

    Experience in critiquing and clear communication of ideas

    Strong understanding of foundation art principles including drawing, color theory, anatomy, lighting

    Demonstrable understanding of typography and graphic design

    Ability to work in a creative and collaborative work environment

    Self-directed, driven; willing to ask for help or engage assistance

benefits AND PERKS

    Open, creative office space with a fully-stocked pantry

    Catered lunches once-per-week + sponsored food delivery as-needed

    Employee-driven entertainment, happy hours, and team-building events throughout

    the year

    Equity program

Voluntary Benefits

Full time employees are eligible to purchase additional life and accident insurance for themselves and their dependents.

APPLICATION

    Applications must include a link to your online portfolio.

    You may be expected to complete a paid art test as a part of the interviewing procedure.

    Please send your application