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Art Director

Art Bengaluru, India

Position at Zynga

Zynga India is looking for a world-class Art Director to help lead the visual direction, art development process, and a talented team of artists in Bengaluru. You’ll work with a team of talented developers to deliver world-class games in the mobile arcade/casual genre. Are you ready to be a key contributor to Zynga’s Growth? Come and join us!!


  • Take an active, hands-on role in helping to develop, maintain, and refine game art
  • Support the evolution and maintenance of art pipeline workflow
  • Assist in researching, exploring, and communicating best practices in art and discern which competitive ideas are most effective; help lead the development of goals, standards, processes and feedback mechanisms
  • Help identify inconsistencies and opportunities for improvement within the creative process
  • Help to ensure accuracy of art scope, schedule, and budget
  • Help develop creative estimates and ensure high quality execution of all deliverables
  • Help foster inter-department communications as they relate to art
  • Assist with formal and informal critique, and provide effective feedback

Required Skills:

  • Solid experience in the entertainment and/or game markets
  • Must have exceptional standard for quality, and able to lead art team to an extremely high level of achievement
  • Bachelor’s degree in Arts, Graphic Arts, or related field is required
  • 3 – 5 years of professional experience in advanced leadership including communication and project management skills is required
  • Expertise in arts/design, and a demonstrated ability to direct, mentor and enhance the efforts of a creative team
  • Minimum of two shipped titles as Associate Art Director/Art Director, ideally from pre-production through launch and live operations
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively with cross-functional teams
  • Experience managing multiple projects, priorities, and deadlines with a strong attention to detail
  • Strong collaboration and influencing skills
  • Excellent grammatical skills and the ability to communicate clearly, both verbally and in writing
  • Demonstrated ability to direct and multi-task effectively under pressure, while balancing speed and quality of the work
  • Expert understanding of art direction and storytelling
  • Applied conceptual strategy, brainstorm facilitation, day-to-day shepherding of a project to completion and team collaboration with product managers and leads is required
  • Proven ability to think conceptually and broadly about projects and the brand as a whole, and to develop and evolve creative systems

What we offer you:

  • Work in a studio that has complete P&L ownership of games
  • Competitive salary, discretionary annual bonus scheme and Zynga RSUs
  • Full medical, accident as well as life insurance benefits
  • Catered breakfast, lunch and evening snacks
  • Child care facilities for women employees and discounted facilities for male employees
  • Well stocked pantry
  • Generous Paid Maternity/Paternity leave
  • Employee Assistance Programs
  • Active Employee Resource Groups – Women at Zynga
  • Frequent employee events
  • Additional leave options for most employees
  • Flexible working hours on many teams
  • Casual dress every single day
  • Work with cool people and impact millions of daily players!