Art director

Art Director for our Game Development Studio

– Do you want to lead and direct the visual style of our games for a competitive world market?

ELK Studios is expanding its game studio in Stockholm and is looking for an Art Director for game development. Do you have a passion for bringing life, entertainment and excitement to the players of our games? Come join us and be a part of developing outstanding casino games!

About the position

As Art Director at ELK Studios you’ll lead and guide the visual appearance and production of games. It includes the following:

Responsibilities

  • Create concepts, designs and storyboards.
  • Direct the visual style of games, communicate a clear vision for a game and direct a team of artists and animators to help execute that vision.
  • Provide day-to-day guidance, direction and support to artists and animators.
  • Secure high quality and accuracy of all art assets.
  • Coordinate and collaborate with stakeholders such as Creative Director, Product Manager and Team Manager.
  • Take ownership of and perform onboarding and training of artists and animators
  • Collaborate with other Art Directors to create, maintain and enforce usage of art and animation pipelines and processes
  • Helping to develop the graphical pipeline, making recommendations and ensuring that the artists have the tools and support necessary to best achieve artistic objectives

Who you are

  • We believe you have 5 years experience in a similar role.
  • Strong passion for making the best gambling experiences ever
  • Creative and innovative to design the looks of new games and game experiences
  • Open minded and cooperative with many stakeholders and team members. 

Experience and skills

  • Strong experience in graphics and illustration design
  • Strong knowledge in Photoshop and After Effects.
  • Experience from game development.
  • Understanding of core principles of animation
  • Fluent in English (speaking, reading and writing)
  • Organized with the ability to deliver on deadlines

We offer

A work place with an open-minded and engaged, team-working atmosphere with pleasant and competent employees. At ELK Studios, we enjoy working together and see the value of solving problems in teamworks. We work on site in our office 2 minutes from T-Centralen in Stockholm.

If the above sounds like a description of you, you are welcome to send an application to careers@elk-studios.com with the subject “Art Director”. Please, include your CV and a brief description of what makes you a good candidate for the role. For questions or further information, contact Talent Acquisition Manager Li Cederblad-Friberg on 070-2239450.

We will fill the position as soon as we find the right candidate, so send your application as soon as possible. We’d love to hear from you, so don’t hesitate to apply!

Contacts from recruitment and consulting agencies are kindly but firmly avoided.