Art Quality Assurer

Starbreeze Studios
Stockholm, Sweden
Job type: Permanent

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Job Description

As an Art QA you are responsible for reviewing and ensuring the technical and aestical finalization of all assets produced by external vendors.

You will collaborate with the internal art team, as well as report to the Outsource Manager/ Art Producers, the project Art Director and Lead Artists.
On the external side you will work close with the team leads, providing feedback and creating bug reports and following up on those to make sure they are coming back flawless.


  • Responsible for the reviewing art assets from external vendors; technical aspects, functionality and the final aestical look and feel.  
  • Coordinate with the Outsource Manager/ Art Producers / Art Director and  Lead Artists.
  • Work closely with the internal and external teams to ensure the art quality is consistent and cohesive with the art direction and game needs
  • Manage communications and provide feedback to artists. Help maintain a strong creative relationship between external and internal art teams
  • Constantly and proactively seek to improve the production processes, tools and pipelines for multiple art discipline
  • Support the art team in any means necessary

Your interest lies in art production, and you are technically driven. You have an interest in all principles of art and are eager to learn new things. As a person you are organized and like structure and order.

Skills & Requirements

To be successful in this position you have:

  • Great communication skills, verbal and written
  • Enjoy interacting with several stakeholders
  • An urge to learn and adapt
  • Excellent experience in Maya, Photoshop and/or Quixel and/or Substance Painter and ZBrush
  • Experience with PBR material workflows
  • Good knowledge of real-time game development needs
  • Knowledge of effective asset creation, profiling and optimization
  • Great with time estimations, assessments and prioritizing

Still reading? Great, because here comes the good part bit:
We offer you a position at a dynamic and rapidly growing company where we live and die by gameplay. While we grow, we want you to grow with us and to evolve in your professional development and make our games kick-ass within the gaming industry.

Sounds good? Then we can’t wait to see your CV and meet you.
We recommend you to apply as soon as possible; selection and interviews are held continuously. Send your application with a resumé, portfolio and a personal letter in English. All applications must include a resumé and personal letter to be considered.

Additional Information

  • Relocation assistance is offered

How to Apply

Apply here!

About the Company

Starbreeze is an independent creator, publisher and distributor of high quality entertainment products. With studios in Stockholm, Paris, Los Angeles, Barcelona, Brussels and India, the company creates games and other virtual reality entertainment products, based on proprietary design and licensed content. Starbreeze most recent games include PAYDAY 2®, John Wick VR shooter and upcoming survival co-op FPS OVERKILL’s The Walking Dead. Under its publishing initiative, Starbreeze has together with Canadian studio Behaviour Digital successfully launched horror thriller Dead by Daylight.

Starbreeze has set out to develop truly immersive virtual reality (VR) experiences by integrating software and hardware in its StarVR® head mounted display, produced together with Acer. Together with wholly owned subsidiary Enterspace, Starbreeze further solidifies its presence in location based entertainment. StarVR can additionally be found at IMAX VR Centres in Los Angeles and New York.