UI Artist

programming dept

We are currently looking for talented UI artists, and we look forward to hearing from you if you meet the qualifications.






Responsibilities

  • Create concepts, mockups and pitches for in-game User Interfaces, including features, flow, layout, design and iconography.
  • Execution of all aspects of in-game User Interface from layout mockups, wireframes, style-guides, and motion graphics.
  • Collaborate closely with graphic artists, UX / game designers and engineers to ensure a consistent, high quality user experience.
  • Author and implement final UI assets that conform to the established art style and design vision.
  • Work directly with software engineers to ensure UI assets are created in a consistent and thoughtful manner to fit memory, rendering performance constraints.
  • Requirements

  • Minimum of one shipped video game title, preferably mobile.
  • Strong knowledge and demonstrative skills within Photoshop, Illustrator, Flash/After Effects and other UI authoring software.
  • Working knowledge of game engines, specifically Unity and UE4.
  • Experience with motion graphics.
  • Awareness of current digital graphic design trends.
  • Strong grasp of art principles and game development pipelines and practices.
  • Portfolio demonstrating a breadth of visual creativity in both interface and graphic design.
  • Effective communication skills.
  • Pluses

  • Minimum of three shipped video game titles
  • 3D and/or VFX experience
  • 3+ years of UI art/design experience
  • Experience in XAML, HTML5
  • Avid gamer

  • To apply, please submit your cover letter and current resume by emailing us at HIJobs@heavy-iron.com subject = UI Artist Position