Senior UI Artist

Senior UI Artist

SUMMARY

We are looking for a goal-oriented, passionate Game Artist to join the Playabl team! Our ideal candidate will have a strong sense of colour theory, design, user experience and marrying known brands with a new twist. You will be part of a collaborative, motivated team who are driven to create and innovate with new technology.   

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Develop the visual style

  • Adapt and work in the style of partner brands

  • Create 2d assets to be used in-game and for campaigns

  • Create rapid concepts and mockups

  • Work closely with tech to implement high-quality visual style

  • Work closely with design and art to achieve visual standards

  • Report to the Creative Director

REQUIREMENTS

  • Detail oriented, self-starter, able to take an idea from concept to delivery

  • Experience with Sketch, Zeplin, Adobe Suite

  • 3+ years previous experience in mobile game development and art

  • Able to receive feedback and collaborate with others

  • Passionate about UX and mobile experiences

  • Knowledgable of industry standards and trends

  • Organized with good time management

  • Online Portfolio is required

NICE TO HAVE

  • Passion for sports is a plus

  • JIRA or other bug tracking tool experience

  • Agile Development Experience

PLAYABL OFFERS

  • Opportunity to self direct in highly collaborative environment.

  • Opportunity to work with a team of gaming veterans, top talent, and passionate gamers.

  • Easy-going, enthusiastic, open and at the same time a very results-driven culture.

  • Disruptive technology development and approach.

  • Working with world leading brand partners.

  • Reaching millions of sports fans each week.

  • Competitive compensation.

  • Amazing co-workers.

  • Employee equity scheme – you will literally get ownership of the company.

  • Free secure cycle storage and showers.

  • Daily fruit bowl and Cake Fridays.

  • Team social and sports events – live at Real Madrid, Chelsea, and more.

  • Industry leading events – Games comm, MWC Barcelona, etc.

  • Video game play sessions.

  • Free club merchandise, sports tops and more.

  • Team lunches on the lawn or roof terrace.

  • Outdoor cinema, Cafe, Barbeques, Easter egg hunts, and other events on site.

  • Watching live Champions League, at the bar, live play vs other fans.

  • And so much more.

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Analyst - User Acquisition

Analyst - User Acquisition

SUMMARY

We’re hiring a User Acquisition Analyst to help optimize the company’s mobile games by acquiring high quality users to our titles through all channels, including paid performance based channels. This position works closely with the Marketing team and other internal groups to find new and cost-effective ways to attract and maintain users, while continuously optimizing existing channels. The User Acquisition Analyst will be extremely detail oriented, with a strong understanding of mobile game customer lifecycle management so that we can profitably manage customer lifetime value against the effective cost of acquiring users to our games.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Build analytical models from our extensive data set to identify campaign.

  • optimization opportunities, make recommendations on testing, and maximize the campaign's ROI on ad spend.

  • Utilize predictive modeling, machine learning, and data analytics to drive marketing decisions.

  • Solve complex problems with partial, incomplete, and/or dirty data.

  • Take lead of your own portfolio of advertising networks.

  • Identify the highest impact testing opportunities, prioritize, execute, track results and communicate to game and our marketing team.

  • Optimize targeting, creatives, marketing messages, marketing spend, bids and budget allocation.

  • Explain shifts in market dynamics, territory /region dynamics, mobile marketing trends, and user quality trends to executive team.

  • Collaborate with our Product Manager to establish and continually refine LTV and cohort tracking analytics frameworks.

REQUIREMENTS

  • Degree in marketing/finance or equivalent.

  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in a similar role.

  • Experience in performance based marketing, utilizing video, display, DSPs and

  • RTBs with demonstrated understanding of CPA, CPM, CPC, ARPU and LTV.

  • Blend of creativity and analytical skill with a strong results-oriented, metrics-driven approach to problem solving.

  • Efficiently operate under a flexible marketing budget.

  • Ability to juggle projects across multiple networks and platforms.

  • Comfortable presenting complicated material to diverse audiences; strong ‘soft skills’.

  • “No job is too small” attitude.

  • Aptitude to work outside of your comfort zone and get things done quickly.

  • Advanced usage of Excel including data analysis and pivot tables.

  • Knowledge of statistical frameworks and applications (SAS, R) is a strong plus.

  • Must have excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

  • Ability to collaborate with colleagues across different disciplines and locations to achieve results.

  • Ability to work in a fast-pace environment and prioritize work to meet specific deadlines required.

  • Must be self-motivated and results oriented.

  • Attendance at industry conferences as required.

  • Passion/knowledge about games is a must!

PLAYABL OFFERS

  • Opportunity to self direct in highly collaborative environment.

  • Opportunity to work with a team of gaming veterans, top talent, and passionate gamers.

  • Easy-going, enthusiastic, open and at the same time a very results-driven culture.

  • Disruptive technology development and approach.

  • Working with world leading brand partners.

  • Reaching millions of sports fans each week.

  • Competitive compensation.

  • Amazing co-workers.

  • Employee equity scheme – you will literally get ownership of the company.

  • Free secure cycle storage and showers.

  • Daily fruit bowl and Cake Fridays.

  • Team social and sports events – live at Real Madrid, Chelsea, and more.

  • Industry leading events – Games comm, MWC Barcelona, etc.

  • Video game play sessions.

  • Free club merchandise, sports tops and more.

  • Team lunches on the lawn or roof terrace.

  • Outdoor cinema, Cafe, Barbeques, Easter egg hunts, and other events on site.

  • Watching live Champions League, at the bar, live play vs other fans.

  • And so much more.

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Front-end - React Native Senior

Front-end - React Native Senior

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Key Responsibilities & Activities

  • Create stunning user interfaces using React Native.

  • Be part of well structured work environment.

  • Work with the UX team to iterate designs into working products.

  • Work with the platform and API teams to define the service interfaces to support the products

  • Evaluate cutting edge technologies and put them in production.

Essential Skills and Experience

  • Strong experience working with React Native or React

  • 5 years experience working with Javascript on a commercial level.

  • Solid iOS & Android development with strong experience of native environment (Xcode, gradle, Cocoa, Java, Objective-C).

  • Experience with ECMAScript 2015+ and Babel

  • Broad experience of developing user interfaces, working with UX/UI designers and can provide examples.

  • Sound understanding of design patterns.

  • Experience working with TCP/Web sockets

  • At least one application in the Apple App Store or Google Play Store

  • Ability to work alone/be self-directed efficiently

  • Absolutely must understand how a startup company functions

  • Git/Github

Preferred

  • Keen interest in Soccer / Sport

  • Experience with server side development (Node.js, AWS)

  • Experience with Zeplin

  • Experience with technologies in the React (Native) ecosystem: Redux, Flow, Immutable amongst others

  • Awareness of principles of managing development processes with an interest in agile development practices eg. XP, Scrum and experience with TDD/BDD and unit testing mobile applications

  • Writing technical documentation.

  • Experience with continuous integration

  • Familiarity with Server Side integration

  • Experience with application publishing lifecycle for iOS & Android

  • Knowledge of socket communication practices

  • Understanding and experience of Cross Platform development. React Native experience beneficial.

  • Collaboration with non-technical business staff to agree requirements, timescales and acceptance criteria.

PLAYABL OFFERS

  • Opportunity to self direct in highly collaborative environment

  • Opportunity to work with a team of gaming veterans, top talent, and passionate gamers

  • Easy-going, enthusiastic, open and at the same time a very results-driven culture

  • Disruptive technology development and approach

  • Working with world leading brand partners

  • Reaching millions of sports fans each week

  • Competitive compensation

  • Amazing co-workers

  • Employee equity scheme – you will literally get ownership of the company

  • Free private gym -work and workout

  • Free secure cycle storage and showers

  • Daily fruit bowl and Cake Fridays

  • Team social and sports events – live at Real Madrid, Chelsea, and more.

  • Industry leading events – Games comm, MWC Barcelona, etc.

  • Video game play sessions

  • Hackathon and other developer events

  • Free club merchandise, sports tops and more

  • Team lunches on the lawn or roof terrace

  • Outdoor cinema, Cafe, Barbeques, Easter egg hunts, and other events on site

  • Watching live Champions League, at the bar, live play vs other fans

  • And so much more.

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Senior Javascript App Developer - React & Node

Senior Javascript App Developer - React & Node

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KEY RESPONSIBILITIES & ACTIVITIES

  • App development for iOS and Android using JavaScript React Native

  • Involvement in all areas of game development including programming of game logic, CMS, Game tools

  • Realtime application development using web sockets

  • Support and contribute new ideas to game design

  • Write robust code to be used by millions of users

  • Independently create complete solutions from scratch

  • Work as part of a team, but with plenty of opportunity to take responsibility on an individual level

  • Release Management

  • Testing new features and improving TDD

  • Assisting in writing strong technical specifications

  • Documenting code

ESSENTIAL SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

  • At least 4 years professional JavaScript development experience

  • Wide understanding of different games and technology areas (gameplay, tools etc.)

  • Reasonable experience with React, React Native, React Stylesheet & Redux (We know it’s new)

  • Strong, professional experience using

  • ECMA Script 6

  • Solid understanding of software architecture best practices

  • REST APIs

  • Realtime application event based design patterns

  • Webpack, babel, Node

  • JSON

  • Test Driven Development

  • Solid Computer Science fundamentals in Algorithms, Data Structures etc.

  • HTML5

  • Documentation tools

  • Ability to quickly get up to speed with library code

  • Experience releasing apps in the app stores

  • Experience in application security and in app payments

  • Passion for sports, games and learning

PREFERRED

Understanding of / Experience with any of the following:

  • Polymer Web components

  • Free to Play model

  • Ability to responsibly evolve Java and/or Objective C plugins

PLAYABL OFFERS

  • Opportunity to self direct in highly collaborative environment

  • Opportunity to work with a team of gaming veterans, top talent, and passionate gamers

  • Easy-going, enthusiastic, open and at the same time a very results-driven culture

  • Disruptive technology development and approach

  • Working with world leading brand partners

  • Reaching millions of sports fans each week

  • Competitive compensation

  • Amazing co-workers

  • Employee equity scheme – you will literally get ownership of the company

  • Free private gym -work and workout

  • Free secure cycle storage and showers

  • Daily fruit bowl and Cake Fridays

  • Team social and sports events – live at Real Madrid, Chelsea, and more.

  • Industry leading events – Games comm, MWC Barcelona, etc.

  • Video game play sessions

  • Hackathon and other developer events

  • Free club merchandise, sports tops and more

  • Team lunches on the lawn or roof terrace

  • Outdoor cinema, Cafe, Barbeques, Easter egg hunts, and other events on site

  • Watching live Champions League, at the bar, live play vs other fans

  • And so much more.

Apply Now