UI/Visual Designer

Job Type:
Dublin, Ireland

The role: UI/UX/Visual Designer

We are looking for a UI/UX/Visual Designer to join our fast-growing Casino team based in our Dublin service office.

Why we need you: -

Reporting to our Senior Casino UX Product Manager, you will be responsible for designing user interface solutions and visual design concepts for the casino products and client frontend for desktop and mobile platforms. You will create prototypes, demos, wireframes and user interface solutions for casino product and various product features.  You will design user interface solutions, and visual design concepts for the casino environment frontend and product features.

Your role will have a focus to create appealing, user friendly, and crisp user interfaces, including menus, buttons, icons and animations, with a focus on usability and design best-practices. As part of this role, you will collaborate with business analysts and product managers, to define best user experience and UI design, designing menus, navigation components, and user interaction solutions for the casino environments and products for desktop and mobile applications.

You will help drive user interface improvements for the existing casino environments.  You will work closely with business analysts, product managers, and design leads on designing prototypes and demos, based on original wireframes for desktop and mobile applications. You will play a role in helping in analysis of functional requirements and specifications of frontend interactive components and graphics solutions.

You will assist in creating product design guidelines for development, based on business requirements and consult with software developers on technical feasibility of preferred solution, and provide support to designers on design implementation and visual execution. Acting as a player advocate to ensure the highest level of playability, and visual excitement.

Who are we looking for: -

We are looking for someone with extensive experience of user interface and visual design in desktop software, web environments, and with at least 3 years in mobile platform. You should have strong knowledge of user experience and user interface design processes and methodology and knowledge of user-centred design principles and visual design best practices. You will need knowledge in development languages, like HTML5 & CSS and understanding of user-centred design principles, information and visual design best practices. Experience using Adobe suite and Sketch is preferred.

As the ideal candidate, you will have: -

Experience with project management and delivering complex projects successfully. Previous experience with the online casino gaming industry and community and a passion for video games is highly desirable.

What’s in it for you?

The salary for this job is based on experience, so whilst we are not able to go into detail at this stage, we can say that we offer great salary packages and a discretionary annual performance bonus. In addition, we can provide advice and dedicated assistance to those moving to Dublin.

We offer health and dental insurance for you, your partner and your children (if you all live at the same address). In addition, you can join our company pension scheme. You can make the most of our personal interest allowance in order to learn something new or pursue a hobby. If you have a baby whilst you work for us, we will give you 1000 EUR as congratulations.

Our in-house training and development team deliver fantastic support to develop your skills and support you in progressing your career.

We have a canteen which offers hot and cold options for breakfast and lunch and we contribute €3 daily towards this. In addition, there is free fresh fruit, snacks, drinks and an onsite gym (if you’re into that kind of thing).

What happens next?

We will aim to get back to you as soon as possible. After that, you’ll be invited to complete a phone interview and if that goes well we’ll meet you for a face-to-face interview.

The Group

The Stars Group is the ultimate owner of industry leading gaming brands such as PokerStars, PokerStars Casino, BetStars, Full Tilt, and the PokerStars Live brands, and through its ownership of Sky Betting & Gaming, a mobile-led leading online gaming operator, licenses the Sky Bet, Sky Vegas, Sky Casino, Sky Bingo and Sky Poker online gaming brands. Collectively, these and other brands of The Stars Group have millions of registered customers globally, forming one of the world’s largest publicly listed online gaming companies.  This role is in the Group’s Dublin service office in the Casino department.