Playground Games is seeking an Associate Art Director to join our Forza Horizon team who will realise our game vision and work alongside award-winning technical and creative talent.

You’ll work collaboratively with our Art Director to guide the implementation of art content according to the game’s visual language and art style.  You will share the objective of delivering stunning visuals for Playground’s Forza Horizon titles, working with multiple art disciplines.

You’ll use your experience in the field to identify risks or opportunities for improvement throughout the team. 

In addition to candidates with professional Art Direction experience, we are also interested in speaking to candidates from a range of artistic disciplines who are seeking a move into Art Direction.


  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent understanding of composition, lighting and colour
  • Excellent 2D and 3D skills
  • Demonstrable knowledge of AAA art production techniques and technology
  • A strong interest in photo realistic visuals
  • A passion for games!

This is a fantastic opportunity for an ambitious artist to further their career at one of the world’s most exciting games studios, using leading technology to create world class games, within an established, highly talented and collaborative team.

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“I feel very lucky to work at PG! I get to work with a world-class team of developers on AAA projects. I am constantly learning new skills and I get to express my creativity every day. I love that at PG, everybody really wants to make the best game that they can!”