"Microsoft Game Studios (MGS) is looking for a Creative Director to help develop a new gaming category for the Xbox 360 Natal program", so says the headline in a job ad recently posted by Microsoft.
Spotted by the ever-on-the-ball Superannunation
, the advert requires that:
"The Creative Director will be part of the core team to help define and drive a vision while providing a source of inspiration, leadership, creative focus, and most importantly, is a guiding light for the project team. Boundless imagination is balanced with a deep understanding of the game development process; the ability to ideate is combined with the communication skills to concisely direct the creative efforts for the team."
Of course, you must have responsibilities:
"As Creative Director, you will work with the Executive Producer and other team leads to define the game vision and execute on that vision with excellence.
"- Direct the tone and timber (sic) of the project with an eye towards compelling character development, visionary narrative progression, and addictive gameplay
"- Collaborate with game play designers, story writers, game writers, and said external luminary to deliver on a unique gaming experience
" - Set clear creative goals and deliverables; lead and focus efforts across the design team to ensure a cohesive experience across the game and service
"- Anticipate threats to quality and innovation and work effectively with the team leads to mitigate"
Get your applications in now.