Game Artist

To ensure we stay ahead of our competitors and continue to build fantastic mobile casino games, which are enjoyed by over two million players so far, ELK Studios is now looking for a Game Artist to join our studio in Stockholm. With your passion for breathing life into characters, creatures and objects you will help us evolve our games and ensure we develop amazing mobile casino games.

The Game Artist role is to create sketches and art assets, but also to polish art assets. It includes the following key responsibilities:

Responsibilities

  • Create a broad array of high-quality and polished graphical game and marketing assets with a good eye for composition, color, perspective and lightning
  • Ability to follow the game’s visual style for all visual material produced throughout the game’s development
  • Create concept art and storyboards
  • Ability to polish gameplay and marketing assets
  • Work with a variety of existing art assets in different file formats and transform them into dynamic, compelling advertisements and marketing creatives
  • Work closely with other artists, animators and programmers to in collaboration build best in class slot games
  • Communicate and work together with the Lead Artist

Experience and skills

  • At least 2 years’ of experience in a similar role
  • Proficiency in Photoshop
  • Creative and innovative to find solutions which maximizes the game experience in relation to the technical limitations
  • Excellent graphic design skills, including the effective use of color, composition and typography
  • Experience from the gaming (or similar) industry
  • Self-driven, responsible and passionate about details
  • Ability to tackle challenges and solve problems with a strong sense of ownership
  • Strong passion for making the best gambling experiences ever
  • Ability to work closely with many other disciplines and be a team player
  • Organized with the ability to deliver on deadlines
  • Fluent in English (speaking, reading and writing)
  • Located in Stockholm

Valuable characteristics

  • Previous experience from the gambling industry
  • Solution-oriented with an innovative and creative thinking
  • Skills in animation and visual effects
  • Knowledge of After Effects and InDesign

We offer

  • A spot within a creative and high-quality focused Game Studio
  • An open workplace with unlimited possibilities to grow
  • A central located office at the top of Stockholm Central Station
  • Salary and benefits in line with market conditions

 

If this sounds like you, please apply to careers@elk-studios.com with subject Game Artist. Include a link to your portfolio, CV and cover letter describing what makes you the perfect candidate.

 

For questions or further information please contact Marie Zide 076 – 144 13 86.