Art Director (FULL-TIME) LOCATION KYIV

Stakelogic is an international IT company with its head office in Eindhoven. Outside The Netherlands, Stakelogic has offices in Malta (St. Julian’s), Isle of Man (Douglas) and Ukraine (Kiev). In total Stakelogic employs 100 people, of which 35 are based in Eindhoven.

Stakelogic is a fast-growing company (in both revenue and headcount). In the next 2 years, Stakelogic expects to double in size. Stakelogic is a so-called game studio that creates and operates online casino games for over 500 online casinos around the world. The games are operated from the Stakelogic server platforms in Malta. Stakelogic is best described as a high-end IT company, applying the latest technology. Furthermore, Stakelogic is ISO 27001 certified, which indicates that the highest standards on data security and business contingency are applied. As the core business of Stakelogic concerns the creation of online games, the company culture is informal, the offices are fancy, and the people are artistic. The average age is 30 years.

For the office in Kyiv, Stakelogic is in search of a:

Art Director

 

Responsibilities

  • Game and game related contents visual appearance

  • Leading the creative process of the graphical design

  • Documentation of art tasks during development project

  • Collaboration with other competencies during development process

  • Set visual standards for game art & animations

  • Discuss game design and art with Product Owner (design meetings & correspondence)

  • Translating a briefing into a mood board, game concept and sketches that can serve as a briefing to the team of creatives

  • You will collaborate with a team of artists and animators and lead the creative process against time and technical constraints in order to produce final art (graphics, animations, visual effects and sound)

  • You will contribute to improving processes, workflows and best practices

  • You will show progress to the key stakeholders, in order maintain short feedback cycles and steer the team effectively in the right direction

 

Requirements

  • Experience of work in online slot sphere on position Art Director 2+ years

  • Understanding of full production cycle of video slots

  • ART education (preferably Graphic Designer education, with understanding psychology of perception fonts, colors, principles of composition and anatomy)

  • Hand drawing skills (understanding character design, storyboards, UX)

  • Knowledge of most usual game mechanics and video slots specific Experience of working with marketing materials

  • Clear vision of final product and estimations (artists and animators)

  • Work in proper management software (Good oriented in Jira, Confluence, Lucidchart etc.)

  • Making tasks definition of done and descriptions of animation lists

  • Meeting Delivery Timelines (Understanding production timing process, deadline dates)

  • Ability to find quick solutions between Art and Dev teams

  • Flexibility in taking decisions

  • Good Communication skills, personality (to inspire people when they really need it)

  • Good English-speaking skills

  • Initiative skills (T-shape skills)

 

WHAT DOES STAKELOGIC OFFER YOU

  • Fancy office in the city center – Kyiv, Gulliver BC

  • Flexible working schedule

  • 21 paid vacation working days per year

  • Medical insurance

  • WFH possibility

  • Professional growth

  • Recruitment Referral program

  • Breakfasts and lunches by our own Chef

  • Education and sport compensation

  • Annual compensation review

  • Creative, challenging and fast-growing iGaming products

  • Sick days compensation

 

APPLY

We like to invite you to apply through your CV and motivation by mail to kyivrecruitment@stakelogic.com

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