The role of Art Manager will be to build, oversee and direct a fully functioning Art team focused on developing social casino products. You will directly manage a team of approximately 8 members across the United States and India, ranging from junior to senior and of varying roles including, illustrator, animator, project manager and other support roles. On a tactical level, you will be in charge of the daily operations, schedule and deliverables of the Digital Art team. You will need to lead, inspire and motivate a group of talented team members to deliver exceptional product on an aggressive schedule. You will collaborate with company leadership to drive the direction of our continually expanding digital strategy.
Frequent travel is required to India, London, Oakland, and Seattle.
Proven industry leading experience in social or land based casino environments.
Exceptional commercial portfolio that showcases an advanced understanding of design and
Expert knowledge of Adobe Photoshop, After Effects, and Illustrator
Experience in managing several teams across multiple products
Experience directing illustrators, animators and other staff
Experience in managing teams across multiple locations
Experience in all areas of the product life cycle including pre-production, development, and
Excellent project management and planning skills
Solid communication skills, both verbal, written and visual.
Ability to eloquently and passionately present to large teams.
Strong technical understanding of game development which included various engines, tools,
source control and more. Experience working closely with Heads of Development, Marketing
Knowledge of Jira and Perforce version control software a plus
Must be eligible to travel regularly