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Senior UI Artist - Amazing AAA Scandinavian opportunity - £30,000 +

Job Title: Senior UI Artist - Amazing AAA Scandinavian opportunity - £30,000 +
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Gothenburg
Industry:
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Start Date: 2017-06-19
Reference: NJ-0866
Contact Name: Nick Justice
Contact Email: njustice@creativepersonnel.co.uk
Job Published: June 08, 2017 10:52

Job Description

I'm on look out for a top Senior UI artist, who is looking for the opportunity to work in high end AAA Studio in Gothenburg, Sweden. You'll have the chance to work at a top draw studio, producing some of the best console games on offer!

Sound like an opportunity for you? Then give the spec below a read and send across your application, before you miss the chance too!

What a Senior UI Artist does:

  • Partner with the Art Director, designers and programmers to deliver on an innovative, attractive and functional user experience
  • Build and maintain the UI art style guide – by leading the vision, you’ll ensure the team delivers a consistent and immersive gaming experience to our players
  • Work closely with the UI Engineers to implement UI features
  • Rapidly iterate and develop solutions to design challenges while following creative and art direction
  • Creation of required art assets (icons etc.)
 The next great Senior UI Artist also needs:
  • 5+ years of relevant experience with at least 3 years’ experience in the game industry
  • Excellent and proven graphic and information design background
  • Strong usability design/test experience
  • Tirelessly champions the user’s experience, focusing on positive reinforcement
  • Ability to iterate on clear and complete user/data flows prior to development (e.g., Visio, Balsamiq, etc.)
  • Excellent communicator and collaborator who loves to work with programmers, designers, and other artists
  • Expert with standard art tools of the trade (Photoshop, Illustrator)
  • Experience with motion art / After Effects is beneficial
  • Shipped at least 2 games, with at least 1 game being AAA on a next generation console
Bonus:
  • Knowledge of Javascript, experience with e-commerce web development, application design, basic HTML, XML & CSS
  • Experience with Objective-C, C#, WPF, HTML/Javascript, or a common server side technology like Ruby or Python is a plus
  • Experience with game-engine schematics