Art Director

$50,000 - $75,000 yearly
  • Rbl Labs (LOCGame)
  • Remote
  • Aug 26, 2021
Full time Blockchain Design Digital Graphic Design

Job Description

We are looking for an entrepreneurial Art and Design guru who is like a Shiva God with 6 hands can lead implementation of all art/design/UI/creative aspects that includes collectible cards, website, marketplace, web and mobile game.

This is a rare opportunity to join a well-funded high-velocity crypto startup with a talented and fun team of individuals with a clear mission and ambitious road map. Passion for collectible cards, gaming and crypto industry is a big plus!

Key Responsibilities:

  • Be responsible for the graphic design and style of the company - logo, banners, content and merchandise - you are passionate to make it shine as a representation of our identity and brand;
  • Be responsible for the front-end/visual side of LOCGame website;
  • Be responsible for the visual/graphic/UI of LOCG marketplace;
  • Work closely with the CEO to support the strategy of Rbl Labs and LOCGame;
  • Determine the visual style of a collectible card game
  • Lead the team of in-house 2D/3D artists, animators, VFX and UI artists
  • Maintain needed quality level of all visual assets including animation and VFX -
  • Manage the outsourcing art teams to maintain needed quality level of all assets and in line with the needed art style
  • Manage the creation of art assets for media and website of the project to keep them in line with the art style of the project
  • Assets creation for a collectible card game (concept art, characters art, card illustrations, UI)

Requirements:

  • Be hands-on with graphic design, visual assets and art production tools (Photoshop, Illustrator and others);
  • Knowledge of UI UX in web and games
  • Minimum of 4 years of experience in Game Art.
  • Experience of managing the art team which consisted of 2D/3D artists, animators, VFX and UI artists.
  • Mastery in identifying existing visual styles and the ability to implement them. - Great sense for quality and acute attention to detail.
  • Experience with creation of 2D/3D animation that is enough to be able to set up the creation pipeline and control the quality of animation and VFX.
  • Experience with creation of UI for games
  • Deep knowledge and understanding of pipelines of visual assets creation for different kinds of platforms.
  • Experience in working together with programmers, game designers, UX specialists on finding design and implementation solutions.
  • Previous experience with task organizing tools such as Jira, Trello, You Track or equivalents.
  • Experience working with projects developed with Unity or Unreal Engine. - Experience in usage of Version Control Systems (Git, Mercurial or other)
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to take and deliver constructive feedback.
  • Fluent in both written and spoken English - Passionate about games, crypto and blockchain.
  • Must include a portfolio of work demonstrating your breadth of skill and project contributions.

Nice to have:

  • Experience with creation of 2D skeletal animation in Unity, Spine, Dragon Bones or equivalent).
  • Experience with creation of UX for games and marketplaces;
  • Experience with creation of UI animation;
  • Experience with creation of assets for VFX in games;
  • Experience with creation of VFX animation.