GAN is an award winning global supplier of industry leading casino content, fast flexible gaming systems and turnkey social gaming. The company was founded in 2002 with the aim of capturing the emerging online skill-games market. Having led the market in backgammon and regional skill games in Italy and Spain, we broadened our product portfolio to offer a full gaming software system as well as becoming a leading developer of online casino games.
GAN's flagship clients are market leading casino operations and best-in-class content development houses. GAN's Simulated Gaming social casino partners include WinStar World Casino, Turning Stone Online Casino, Twin River, Maryland Live! Station Casinos, JACK Entertainment Social Gaming, The Lady Luck Interactive, The Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa, San Manuel Indian Bingo and Casino, Empire City Casino, and Parx Casino.
The company has strategically positioned itself in the US as a pioneer in this emerging regulated market. In New Jersey, we have partnered with Betfair to provide a real-money online gaming site since November 2013. We've also launched an Ocean Resort Casino in July 2018.
The UI UX team are a highly talented team focussing on producing best in class Simulated and Real Money gaming websites. Located across London, Bulgaria and the USA the team works alongside the Tribes and Squads model GAN operates under to ensure all teams have the support needed to produce high quality customer experiences. A 10 people strong team working on our core products supporting a 700+ global workforce.
We are looking for someone who can lead the team on our exciting adventure, helping to guide both best practice as well as team collaboration, innovation and team building leaning on previous experiences of both leading a high functioning and innovative team and showing how it’s done with customer facing deliverables. You will work closely with product owners, internal stakeholders and development teams to deliver new features and sites from wireframe, to concept to production.
The UI/UX Design Lead will be responsible for the production of graphic designs for websites, both desktop and mobile web/app, to match design briefs provided by the Product team on behalf of GAN’s clients, predominantly from the US market.
Description of Job Responsibilities:
- Leading and mentor an existing team to service the client and business needs
- Assisting with hiring, reviews, and resource allocation of the team collaboratively with the PMs
- Be able to bring new fresh ideas to the table on behalf of and with the clients and internal stakeholders.
- Producing visual designs from concept to execution all the way to delivery of pages. ∙ Experience working in a web based company and understanding the workflows that their role fits within to allow delivery of best in class websites and apps.
- Love of design and UI/UX to deliver products customers will love to use.
- Fearless of tight deadlines and direction change.
- Self-motivated, organized and responsible.
- Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
- Strong attention to detail.
- Able to communicate clearly in English in both a written and spoken fashion.
- Mock-Up Design, template design
∙ Strong aptitude for managing their own work to completion
∙ Attention to detail
∙ Self-starter and positive mind-set
∙ Team player
∙ Must be well organised and self-motivated, with the ability to work on tight deadlines
∙ Excellent communication skills
The following skills will be necessary to excel in this role
∙ At least 4+ years of experience in a similar role.
∙ Extensive knowledge of Adobe CS Suite.
∙ Mastery of graphic design software (i.e. Adobe Photoshop / Adobe XD, Illustrator, InVision).
∙ Some previous experience managing a previous design teams’ workloads and helping improve their team members’ skill sets.
∙ Great understanding of responsive design and knowledge of how everything translates from one device to another.
∙ An ability to manage multiple projects at any one time to ensure stakeholders requirements are met.
∙ Flexibility to meet the changing needs of the business.
∙ Well acquainted with User Experience and Interface best practice methodologies and design. The following skills will be beneficial
∙ Experience working in an Agile environment.
∙ Experience using JIRA issue tracking and project management tools.
∙ Some understanding of HTML5 and CSS3.
∙ Previous experience managing stakeholders across multiple time zones.
∙ Experience in iGaming Industry.
An engaging and impressive portfolio is absolutely essential to be considered suitable for this role
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This role may require travel to our other European GAN offices and potentially to the United States.