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Beenox is a video game developer founded in 2000.Established in Quebec City (Canada), Beenox is a wholly owned subsidiary of Activision Publishing Inc, one of the world's top game developer. Beenox attributes its success to its talented team, whom it takes great care of. We have many console game projects to our credit like Bee Movie Game, Monsters vs Aliens, Guitar Hero Smash Hits,Spider-Man Shattered Dimensions, Spider-Man Edge of time and The Amazing Spider-Man. In 2013, the team cogantribute to the success of the huge Skylanders franchise with helping in the development of Skylanders Swap Force and The Amazing Spider-Man 2 will be released in 2014. Our passionate team continues to fulfill its mission of creating memorable games through craftsmanship and innovation.

Jimmy Samson
Jimmy Samson

I've worked in other studios for video game development and Beenox is a company in which I have quickly developed a sense of belonging at. The philosophy here is very motivating and the teams are proactive. Beenox gives me the possibility to work on projects that are produced on Next Generation consoles, increasing our artistic possibilities.

Job Description

Under the supervision of the Creative Director, the Art Director defines the artistic vision of a project and confirms the production effort needed. He supervise and approve the artistic aspects for the project to meet the highest levels of quality from the video game industry including:

  • Conceptual illustration for character and/or environment;
  • StoryboardsCharacters and/or environment modelisation;
  • Characters and/or environment texturation;
  • Lighting;
  • Special effects;
  • Music and sound;
He/She is also responsible to:
  • Insure a mentorat with the artistic teams;
  • Make sure that all the teams respect the vision of the project;
  • Make sure of the homogeneity of the project;
  • Participate in the development plan elaboration and all the details regarding the resources for the production.

 

Requirements
  • At least 1 completed project on console as an Art Director;
  • Mastery of both French and English;
  • Proactive to resolve complex artistic issues;
  • Excellent analysis capacity;
  • Deep understanding of the video game industry.
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