Game Director

Reference: 8585 - Frankfurt am Main, Hessen, DE

Crytek is looking for an experienced Game Director to support, enhance and bring to life the vision of multiple projects and franchises, working in a studio level leadership position. The successful candidate should understand all areas of art, design and production as it relates to delivering high quality triple A titles on Next Generation platforms.

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  • Define, support and enforce the creative vision for a franchise or multiple projects along with the appropriate directors and leads.
  • Internal and external champion of the product or franchise.
  • Provide input, direction and mentoring support to creative and design leads.
  • Takes initiative and is willing to expand own horizon and share findings with the development team.
  • Present the work of the team and the project in a professional manner.
  • Champion exceptionally high but achievable production values.
  • Contribute innovative and original ideas towards all aspects of game production and development.
  • Capable of balancing a project's creative and visual requirements within schedule and staff limitations.
  • Defining and Implementing the creative and technical design processes while ensuring that high production values are never compromised.
  • Identifying and handling potential impact of production-phase change requests on quality, stability and schedule.
  • Work with studio executives and department leads for continual process improvement.
  • Safeguard company assets including source code, art work, tools, game design information and technical know-how.
  • Directly responsible for adhering to all company policies and procedures.
  • Report to Executive Management.

  • Several years of professional work experience in a Game Director capacity.
  • Show a strong passion for making the highest quality state of the art games.
  • Able to easily present ideas and information to the team.
  • Ability to deliver and receive constructive feedback.
  • Excellent written and spoken English skills.
  • Open-minded to new ideas and concepts.
  • Contribute with innovative ideas towards all aspects of game development.
  • Knowhow of technology and pipelines.
  • Bachelor's degree or similar.
  • Ability to self-manage and work in an open structured cross discipline team.
  • Willing to relocate to Frankfurt am Main area, Germany.

What you can expect from us
  • A refreshing yet highly professional atmosphere in a diverse team.
  • Flexible work time.
  • FUN.
  • Free public transportation ticket, which lets you use public transport free of charge 24/7.
  • Free German lessons
  • Company language is English. Any additional language is a plus, but not a requirement.
  • Extensive assistance with getting visa, work permits and communication with local authorities.
  • Relocation support.
  • A company apartment for your first few months and help in finding a private apartment....and many more!