Art Producer

PRODUCTION Redwood City, California


Description

Job Description:

With exceptional project management and communication skills, plus a strong understanding of the art creation process, the Art Producer works closely with the Art Director and leads to ensure the quality and integrity of the art meets or exceeds product vision.

Essential functions

  • Act as the main point of contact for internal art creation
  • Run daily standups and weekly planning
  • Collaborate with Art Director and leads to understand, communicate and schedule cross discipline art deliverables
  • Coordinate and track the art team to ensure that project goals and tasks are completed on time to quality
  • Track feedback on all assets throughout the stages of production, verify standards and communicate readiness
  • Help settle project-related conflicts and disputes, and remain proactive in problem solving

Skills and Abilities

  • Understanding of the game production process and development cycle
  • Demonstrated ability to solve complex problems efficiently 
  • Strong time management skills with a proven ability to focus on priorities, juggle multiple tasks and meet deadlines 
  • Ability to work cooperatively with artists, programmers and designers
  • Ability to communicate effectively across all levels of an organization on a broad range of topics: technical, business and creative 
  • Experience with both waterfall and agile development tools and mythology

Experience 

  • 3+ years Project Management experience in art and video game development
  • Experience managing art departments. Modeling, VFX, Animation, etc
  • Shipped a minimum of 2 video game titles 
  • Proven AAA console development experience (Xbox One, PS4) 

Crystal Dynamics is an EOE and M/F/D/V employer.