Art Director, Covet

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Art Director (Covet)

Glu Mobile (NASDAQ:GLUU) is a leading global developer and publisher of free-to-play games for smartphone and tablet devices. Glu is focused on creating compelling original IP games such as Cooking Dash, Deer Hunter, Covet Fashion, Design Home, Racing Rivals, TAP Sports Baseball, and branded IP games including Kim Kardashian: Hollywood, on the App Store, Google Play, Amazon Appstore, Facebook, Mac App Store, and Windows Phone. We have worldwide studios in North America, Russia and India. Our headquarters are in the heart of the bustling SOMA district of San Francisco.

Core responsibilities:

  • Own and set the overall visual direction for the title, ensure all visual elements both inside and outside the game meet the brand style guide
  • Set and oversee the visual direction for creative campaigns across all channels.  Including visual storyboards, new features, and other brand extension efforts
  • Set and maintain brand style guidelines
  • Lead visual direction for all new features from ui to animation
  • Create and oversee creative schedule for art team
  • Generate ideas and art direction for game's UA campaigns
  • Oversee all App Store creative needs for the game - including app icon, screenshots and promotional materials
  • Collaborate with game leads to identify and concept visual needs and improvements for UI
  • Work with UI artist and dev team to ensure proper implementation of visual and UI-related features
  • Support presentation needs for partner outreach and internal communications
  • Research new tech and tools to continue to keep our game visuals current and fresh
  • Review user research and feedback to help inform game presentation improvements 
  • Provide consistent direction, support and career growth to a small team of artists


  • 8-10 years as an artist, specifically 3-4 years experience working as lead artist or art director in games
  • Ability to generate top-notch art and design in a variety of styles and a portfolio of work demonstrating the same
  • Deep knowledge of user experience and UI design
  • Ability to empathize with user experience through deep engagement with the product
  • Experience with marketing campaigns and/or graphic design
  • Strong scheduling and organizational skills and ability to multi-task across multiple projects
  • Passion for collaboration and superior communication skills
  • Experience managing and motivating a team of artists

Life at the cutting edge of wireless technology is an exciting but demanding place to be. Glu is always on the lookout for exceptionally talented individuals to join our team. We reward talent, creativity, and the ability to get the job done. At Glu, you’ll find dynamic people, a hip, forward-thinking culture, a team-oriented environment, and opportunity for advancement. If you are interested in mobile technology and want to be a part of a team that makes the future of wireless technology happen, then Glu is for you!

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment.  Glu is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity in the workplace. We welcome people of different backgrounds and experiences to ensure a diverse and inclusive workplace.