Art Lead

Product Madness

London, England

London, England, UK
London, England
6 days ago

The Role

We’re looking for a talented artist to join as a Lead Artist on one of our flagship mobile games.

In this role you will be responsible for leading and motivating a team of talented Artists in delivering best in class experience to our users and assure high quality assets. This position entails a great deal of responsibility and opportunity to drive further the development of a strong team and for which your artistic, technical and managerial expertise are of great importance. As a Lead Artist your job is to plan, organize, follow-up and evaluate their work in order to ensure that they meet the production objectives in terms of time and quality. You will lead and manage the art team and work alongside developers, game designers and product managers to expand, develop and maintain the game. You will coordinate and manage external art partners to outsource some of the art work.


  • Lead artistic team in development of high quality features and maintain the quality of the game
  • Participate in the scheduling of his part of the project and maintain planning foresight
  • Maintains effective informational flow to the team to ensure the team members are aligned with the project objectives
  • Provide regular review and feedback on teams work in a clear and constructive manner
  • Encourage creativity and participation from all team members
  • Maintain efficient collaboration between the team members and other dependent teams
  • Maintain a close working relationship with your direct manager, producers, leads, directors and other teams to push project quality
  • Raise the bar for the project by demanding high results from self and team members
  • Actively participate to the constant improvement of work methods and pipelines
  • Share knowledge and recommend best practices in your area of operation
  • Ensure that produced and integrated assets respect the artistic vision of the game and meet the quality standards
  • Experienced as a Lead artist on a released mobile title
  • You have a solid understanding of UI and UX for mobile games
  • Work closely with the game team and being able support in game design
  • Passion for games development and strong game culture
  • Experience in team leadership and management
  • Strong artistic skills
  • Excellent communication skills and teamwork oriented attitude
  • Problem solving attitude
  • Able to drive change and inspire others to generate new ideas
  • Demonstrably exceptional portfolio
  • Professional level English

About You

  • Excellent team player with a flexible attitude
  • Have extra attention to work/life balance and to mental health
  • Have a passion for games and a good understanding of what makes a game visually appealing
  • Excellent organisational skills with the ability to manage multiple priorities
  • Exceptional communication skills with both written and verbal content
  • Up to 5% employer pension contribution with Aviva
  • Private Health insurance with Vitality
  • Full dental insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Long term disability insurance
  • 25 days’ holiday
  • Employee assistance programme
  • Bonus scheme
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Eyecare vouchers
  • Events throughout the year
  • Free coffee shop/free food throughout the week
  • Subsidised Gym

About the Company

Product Madness