Home to the iconic massive multiplayer online role-playing game RuneScape and its extended family of adventurous titles, we’re a leading games studio that places our players at the heart of everything we do. We’ve welcomed over 250 million players to RuneScape’s world of enthralling fantasy and, together with our team of passionate game creators, our community helps to shape how our games evolve.
From casting votes on future game content, to interacting with the studio teams in live streams and in chat, we also join together in person at our celebrated fan convention, RuneFest. Together with our players, we’re united as one Jagex tribe. Together we’re building deep and engaging multiplayer gaming experiences for players everywhere.
As an Art Director you are accountable for defining and communicating a coherent art vision for your project, overseeing a smooth pipeline during development and ensuring the highest quality is achieved throughout production.
You will be expected to work closely with product, production, design and engineering to steer your vision while providing direct leadership and guidance to your art team. The team look to you as an inspirational leader who can motivate and guide as well as being flexible, calm and approachable.
There is also an expectation to contribute toward studio wide topics, decisions and directives that will move the department and business forward to define what is possible and push to redefine industry standards.
Directly Reporting to: Executive Producer (Game)
HOW YOU CAN CONTRIBUTE
WHAT WE NEED
WHAT WE OFFER
If you join us you can expect a competitive salary and great benefits like fully paid for gym membership, bonus entitlement, private health care, flexible working, cycle repair and fresh fruit delivered to your team every day. We also have GREAT coffee machines, an onsite canteen and pub and an in-studio cinema! Expect regular team events as well as EPIC company-wide parties to celebrate our successes.
Does this sound like you? We'd love to hear from you! Get in touch.
Feel like you fit this role, but don’t meet all the requirements? We strive for fresh perspectives, so as long as you can demonstrate how your attitude and other abilities might make up for any gaps we would welcome your application!
Jagex are an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage or civil partnership, pregnancy or maternity.
Please note that all applications for this role must provide a portfolio or evidence of work that adheres to the Jagex submission guidelines as proof of capability.