Art Director

Deep Silver Dambuster Studios
Nottingham, United Kingdom
Job type: Permanent

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Job Description

The City of Angels is now the city of the undead. 

And so we need you to lead our art team as they create the sun soaked backdrop to a full scale zombie apocalypse set across the iconic Californian city for the next instalment in the world renowned Dead Island franchise.

This is a fantastic opportunity for you to further your career by leading the art direction on a ground-breaking title for current and future platforms at a genuinely progressive and forward thinking studio.

Do you have proven experience in leading world class art teams to deliver AAA console focused titles? If so, then we have your next challenge waiting…

Who Should Apply?

No two Dambusters are created the same, and so we have a tight-knit crew from all backgrounds and walks of life working as a part of our in-house art department.

We value Inclusivity and Diversity within the workplace and so we recently took the pledge towards Raising the Game.

If you feel that you have the skills, knowledge and experience required to lead our art team, then we definitely want to hear from you, but here are some of the things that we always like to see.

Skills & Requirements

  • At least one published AAA quality title in an art leadership role.
  • Experience in leading and developing high performance, cross discipline art departments.
  • Inspirational team leadership skills.
  • A continued desire to raise the quality bar.
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to work well within a large team and with other senior level stakeholders.
  • A willingness to continue to learn and improve your own skills; and also help other team members to do the same.
  • Adaptable and versatile, with a can-do attitude.
  • A genuine passion for games

Additional Information

  • Relocation assistance is offered

How to Apply

To Apply, please visit our website here: http://www.dsdambuster.com/careers

About the Company

Deep Silver Dambuster Studios is based in Nottingham (United Kingdom) and is a AAA game developer with a successful heritage going back over 20 years. 

In our original incarnation as Free Radical Design, we developed the TimeSplitters series, Second Sight and Haze. As Crytek UK, we worked on the Crysis series, Warface and Ryse: Son of Rome. In 2014, we were acquired by world renowned publisher Deep Silver and became Deep Silver Dambuster Studios. In 2016 we released our last major project, Homefront: The Revolution.

Through all of our different identities, we have continuously delivered immersive experiences for players with a focus on high quality FPS gameplay, exceptional art and narrative driven experiences. We are now developing the next instalment of the iconic zombie horror action franchise Dead Island.