Art Director

Website Hatchlings

About Hatchlings

We’re a social gaming company based out of Des Moines creating social gaming experiences for players around the world. We’ve been around for over a decade, driven by our core game – Hatchlings, the world’s largest Easter egg hunt. We’re looking to grow and create new games, and we need an art director who is ready to push with us and create fun gaming experiences for our players. We offer full benefits, unlimited paid time off and an incredibly flexible work culture that puts its people first.

Responsibilities

  • Provide artistic leadership and drive the overall vision of our projects
  • Participate in the process and production of creating new games
  • Nourish the vision of current and future games by looking for sources of inspiration within and outsideof the video game industry
  • Contribute to the art pipeline, its definition and set milestones for the art team

Qualifications

  • Proven proficiency in the Adobe Creative Suite, especially Photoshop and Illustrator and similar tools
  • Experience in art production, some experience with managing artists and creatives
  • Knowledge of UI/UX best practices and application
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills
  • Familiarity with CSS and standards for web and mobile applications
  • A passion for exploring and researching new tools and techniques
  • The ability to work independently and take ownership of all artistic aspects of the company
  • A Love for games and gaming
  • Able to work primarily in our office at Gravitate Coworking in Des Moines, Iowa
  • The belief that even if you don’t meet every one of these qualifications you could still totally rock this job

Interested? Send a resume and portfolio to contact@hatchlings.com to apply

To apply for this job email your details to contact@hatchlings.com