Full Time Job

Associate Art Director

Epic Games

Cary, NC 03-03-2023
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description

What We Do

Push your artistic talent to the limit on a team of world-class environment, character and concept artists who strive to innovate and inspire.

What You'll Do

Epic Games is looking for an Associate Art Director - who will lead and collaborate with multidisciplinary artists - to help create and maintain elements of Fortnite's seasons. By working closely with the Product Art Director, you will be accountable for defining direction and collaborating with various departments to deliver Seasonal elements of Fortnite.

In this role, you will
• Be highly creative. Imagine and communicate your vision to the team to develop new content that players will love
• Interpret the needs of all development disciplines such as design and engineering into amazing final artwork
• Deliver effective feedback across all art disciplines - modeling, animation, etc
• Filter multiple sources of analysis and feedback into visual direction for creating new art and how it informs the player experience
• Work within the style of our projects with an eye towards driving the brand forward

What we're looking for
• Strong understanding of art fundamentals, multiple art styles, anatomy, and appeal
• Experience as an art lead or art director in a game studio
• Experience directing and supporting artists across multiple disciplines
• The ability to adapt to and innovate new styles and techniques
• Strong collaborative nature to partner with senior art directors and discipline leads.
• Strong leadership skills in order to lead a large number of people toward a singular vision

If you have a portfolio/reel/website you'd like to share, please hyperlink it to your resume, or submit it as an attachment with your application.

Note to Recruitment Agencies: Epic does not accept any unsolicited resumes or approaches from any unauthorized third party (including recruitment or placement agencies) (i.e., a third party with whom we do not have a negotiated and validly executed agreement). We will not pay any fees to any unauthorized third party. Further details on these matters can be found here.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-gpe2we-18-206-92-240-42 in your application.

Company Profile
Epic Games

Founded in 1991, Epic Games is a leading interactive entertainment company and provider of 3D engine technology. Epic operates Fortnite, one of the world’s largest games with over 350 million accounts and 2.5 billion friend connections. Epic also develops Unreal Engine, which powers the world’s leading games and is also adopted across industries such as film and television, architecture, automotive, manufacturing, and simulation.