Facebook Art Director in Seattle, Washington

Summary:

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.

Required Skills:

  1. Establish a unified artistic direction, vision, and high production standard in the creation of Oculus VR experiences across different platforms

  2. Lead in the collaborative development of conceptual artwork, sketches, storyboards and project pitches which define and convey your artistic vision

  3. Communicate art direction goals on an executive level with corporate teams and external partners

  4. Manage expectations for key stakeholders across Oculus regarding the execution of quality VR experiences and content

  5. Partner with the management team to create project pitches, pillars, and actionable production plans.

  6. Responsible for the creation of style guides and related materials for internal and external teams

  7. Regularly meet with art leads to define art quality standards

  8. Provide Inspiration to art staff and facilitate training opportunities to develop all art disciplines

  9. Oversee all art hiring, training, managing, development & resourcing

  10. Build a strong understanding of VR and coach others in successful execution in that space

  11. Assist in building a predictable schedule with Production

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. 10+ years industry experience including shipping at least one AAA title as an Art Director

  2. Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience in art production.

  3. Experience leading a team and collaborating with senior and executive level leadership teams.

  4. Experience and knowledge of technical and traditional art processes and production pipelines

  5. Demonstrated decision making skills.

  6. Demonstrated communication skills.

Industry: Internet

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