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ART DIRECTOR

Job Description

We are looking for a super-creative led Art Director to lead the creative arm of our brand new Art team in Stockholm, designing the very best art, animation and assets to drive the best Casino Games in the world to even higher levels! As a founding member of the new team, you will quickly become involved in the selection and growth of a really exciting, motivated and creative unit based in Stockholm and lead the communication with the product and design HQ in Malta.

The new Art Director will oversee the development and all aspects of the visual look/feel for multiple game projects. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone to get hands-on producing 2D and 3D artwork, managing/leading a growing art team with an established and creatively driven games provider.

Objectives

Work with artists, designers and the rest of the game team to define the visual direction of a product and maintain direction, consistency and quality

Oversee the work of the artists across multiple projects simultaneously to ensure it meets the Yggdrasil standard of high quality art

Supervise workflow of internal and external artists, and provide guidance, inspiration and mentoring as needed

Contribute art assets on projects when and where appropriate

Work closely with game producers and developers to ensure the art needs of each project are met in a timely manner

Schedule resources and ensure art assets are organized and tracked

Build confidence both within the team and with partners though effective and inspiring communication

Key skills

Strong illustration, 2D or 3D art skills

3-5+ years’ experience managing artists

Ability to provide clear constructive feedback to artists on their work

Superior verbal communication and teamwork skills

Capable of translating and communicating feedback

Must have a passion for game

About Yggdrasil Gaming Sweden AB

Yggdrasil is one of the fastest growing iGaming providers in the industry, if not the fastest. With a recent award as iGaming Software Supplier of the year under the belt, we are still hungry for more! The industry, operators and end-users, have an appetite for innovation as well as the proven methods and Yggdrasil is set out to provide both. We have set forth to continue to deliver top performing gaming experiences, based on the principles of hiring great people and giving them the freedom to create and execute with a pride and passion for the best products on the market!