Facebook Art Director in Seattle, Washington
Oculus VR is currently seeking a visionary artist to work with team leaders to establish and communicate a cohesive vision for multiple projects and platforms. Ideal candidates will demonstrate a passion for VR, as well as a strong commitment to excellence and a willingness to put forth the energy, effort and time to achieve greatness.
Establish a unified artistic direction, vision, and high production standard in the creation of Oculus VR experiences across different platforms
Lead in the collaborative development of conceptual artwork, sketches, storyboards and project pitches which define and convey your artistic vision
Communicate art direction goals on an executive level with corporate teams and external partners
Manage expectations for key stakeholders across Oculus regarding the execution of quality VR experiences and content
Partner with the management team to create project pitches, pillars, and actionable production plans.
Responsible for the creation of style guides and related materials for internal and external teams
Regularly meet with art leads to define art quality standards
Provide Inspiration to art staff and facilitate training opportunities to develop all art disciplines
Oversee all art hiring, training, managing, development & resourcing
Build a strong understanding of VR and coach others in successful execution in that space
Assist in building a predictable schedule with Production
10+ years industry experience including shipping at least one AAA title as an Art Director
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience in art production.
Experience leading a team and collaborating with senior and executive level leadership teams.
Experience and knowledge of technical and traditional art processes and production pipelines
Demonstrated decision making skills.
Demonstrated communication skills.
Equal Opportunity: As part of our dedication to the diversity of our workforce, Facebook is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity without regard for race, color, national origin, ethnicity, gender, protected veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or religion. We are also committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in our job application procedures. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you may contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or you may call us at 1+650-308-7837.