Creative Director

Kluge Interactive
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Posted
October 16, 2022
Full Time
Anywhere
Remote

Kluge Interactive is a game studio breaking ground in Virtual Reality (VR). We are known for Synth Riders, one of the most popular rhythm games in VR. We also recently announced Final Fury, the first classic arcade fighting game reimagined for VR.

We are currently working in other innovative games of our own as well as making VR games for clients.

Kluge is creative-led; Synth Riders was made following the vision of our Creative Director. 

We are looking for a Creative Director who can be a part of the leadership team to design and execute on ground-breaking games that push the boundaries of what is possible in VR.

 

Minimum Requirements

  • 5+ years of visual design experience
  • Experience in VR
  • Experience in game creation, you must have shipped at least one game from beginning to end
  • Understanding of how Unity works and how visuals are affected by performance constraints
  • Able to work with a cross-functional team and in a very collaborative atmosphere
  • Able to communicate clearly with other members of our team

 

Desired Requirements

  • Experience with tools like Blender, Zbrush, Substance Painter, Substance Designer, Photoshop

 

Responsibilities

  • Work hand in hand with our Creative Director and our Art Director in the conceptualization of our games; including core mechanics, creative vision, and gameplay loop
  • Be a creative leader and champion this vision, working closely with our production team, artists and developers, to define and execute
  • Clearly communicate the vision, using a variety of tools to ensure the multi-discipline team is fully engaged and is excited to work together and deliver
  • Review and provide feedback on all disciplines' work to ensure it is aligned with the goals and creative vision
  • Inspire, mentor, and lead the creative team to grow their skills and talents
  • Work with other creative team members in developing the creative vision of other titles, where appropriate

 

Benefits

  • Salary is based on experience (full-time contract)
  • Remote work
  • A lot of flexibility - able to work to your own style and in your own schedule
  • You’ll work with a diverse team with a lot of experience
About 
Kluge Interactive

Founded in 2008, Kluge is a VR/AR first creative technology studio developing its own portfolio of VR games as well as helping forward-thinking brands and companies build immersive VR/AR products and experiences.

Based in LA, Kluge has a growing team of globally distributed technology creatives, who are all working closely together to forge the future of VR and AR.

Founded on the principles of collaboration, scrappiness and creativity, Kluge is quick to recognize a compelling idea, whether it comes from one of our team members or our supportive community.

If you are looking to flex your creative muscles and want to join a company where you are given the freedom to make a difference, you will find a welcome home at Kluge.


What it’s like to work with Kluge

  • You have a lot of freedom to work where and when you want. We are 100% remote, and fully decentralized, with team members across both coasts of the USA, as well as in different parts of Europe, Latin America and Australia
  • You have a lot of flexibility to take the time off you need when you need it the most
  • You’ll work with a very collaborative team, made up of artists, developers, and producers, working together with input from other disciplines and departments
  • You have the ear and direct access to the founding team who is open to feedback and looking for you to continuously improve and grow along with Kluge
Featured Game
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Final Fury is a fighting game reminiscent of your favorite combat games, reimagined for VR.

Let the music move you as you catch notes, ride the rails, and dodge obstacles! Synth Riders is a freestyle interactive VR rhythm game enjoyed by thousands of fans across the globe. Currently available on the Oculus store, Steam store, and PlayStation, Synth Riders has 56 OST songs, a DLC track list that includes artists such as Muse, The Offspring and Caravan Palace. Synth Riders also offers a wide selection of game modifiers, a global leader board and multiplayer rooms that allow you to play and compete with fans from around the world.

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