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Creative Lead Artist

Location: 

Reno, NV, US, 89521

Requisition ID:  3981

IGT is the global leader in gaming. We enable players to experience their favorite games across all channels and regulated segments, from Gaming Machines and Lotteries to Interactive and Social Gaming. With operations in more than 100 countries and a team of over 12,000 employees, we deliver world-class gaming and lottery technology.

Overview

We are seeking a talented all-around Creative Lead Artist (2D, 3D, Motion Graphics) to join our industry leading Studio, to push our games to next level industry leading standards. You are an enthusiastic, collaborative, flexible, creative person that will work with our amazing art and game design teams. You will be leading our studio’s art vision, goals and collaboration between disciplines to push our games to the next level in the industry.

Responsibilities

* Develop a creative vision across our library of games and titles.
* Collaborate with Art/Producer team leadership to develop artistic & portfolio level vision for our studio.
* Deliver senior level professional or technical advice likely to have an impact on a significant area of the business. 
* Provide regular guidance, constructive criticism & critical feedback to artists, ensuring that all art teams are producing assets that meet the overall visual style and quality bar.
* Research and explore new developments in graphics software and technology that could benefit the studio.
* Create business vision and direction, determining long term strategy and lead its implementation across the studio
* Collaborate with other Artists or between disciplines to find the best solutions to all major technical and/or creative challenges facing the art team.

Qualifications

* 4-6 Years’ experience in creative leadership roles with demonstrated success.
* 10+ years of Graphic Design experience, preferably in the Gaming Industry.
* In depth knowledge of Art& Design software (ie. Creative Cloud).
* Ability to think creatively, create concepts & design creative solutions.
* Ability to inspire & lead with a people-first mindset.
* Ability to think critically and put the needs of our games and development teams ahead of your own.
* Passion to thrive in fast-paced development environment.
* Passion to grow and develop alongside our teams.

Keys to Success

• Building collaborative relationships
• Decision making
• Drive results
• Foster innovation
• Personal energy
• Self-leadership

 

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In addition to a competitive benefits package, we offer generous time-off plans, a 401(k) Savings Plan with Company contributions, tuition reimbursement, on-site fitness center and cafeteria, and free identity theft insurance to name a few.

IGT is committed to sustaining a workforce that reflects the diversity of the global customers and communities we serve, and to creating a fair and inclusive culture that enables all our employees to feel valued, respected and engaged.  IGT is an equal opportunity employer. We provide equal opportunities without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, marital status, national origin, citizenship, covered veteran status, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, or any other legally protected status in accordance with applicable local, state, federal laws or other laws. We thank all applicants for applying; however, only those selected to interview will be contacted.

IGT (NYSE: IGT) is the global leader in gaming.  For more information, please visit www.igt.com.