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Lead UI Artist (Unity/Remote Role) Expiring soon

Lead UI

Roll7

Negotiable

London, United Kingdom

United Kingdom

Art and Animation,Games and Level Design

ASAP

28/03/2019

27/05/2019

Mid-Senior Level

Permanent | Full Time

Yes

Lead UI Artist (Unity/Remote Role) – Full Time


Roll7 is a small and fiercely independent BAFTA and multi award winning studio with a small team of 10 people. We pride ourselves on our creativity and are best known for our original, innovative and critically acclaimed IP.

 

We are committed to excellence in all parts of game development, and we strive to make the process as inclusive and exciting, offering large degrees of ownership and autonomy to our team.

 

See our for Staff Benefits and Company Culture

 

Remote Work

Roll7 run development remotely and this role requires the applicant to undertake the vast majority of their work at home (9/10 days). Appropriate equipment, dev kits and software licenses will be supplied as required. One day a fortnight we work from central London as a team, therefore applicants MUST be based in the UK.

Role

We’re looking for an experienced and remarkable UI Artist to bring our new IP to life. Working under our Lead Artist and Game Designer, you will be working in a small team to create a stunning colourful and coherent UI/UX for our new Original IP. You will be proficient in designing and delivering UI the Unity Engine and have worked on at least one released title.

 

£ Competitive DOE

 

Deadline

 

28th April 2019

Job Description

The Lead UI Artist is responsible for designing the look and flow of UI across the game, including front end and in game elements. You should be confident defining the UI goals with the Art and Technical Directors and collaborating with the Development Directors on delivery plans. You will be part of a team that works collaboratively in an iterative design process; breaking down deliverables; sharing regular updates and delivering on commitments.

Your design experience is key to creating a UI vision that balances the needs of the Art Director and the Game Director: being sympathetic with the overall art style and delivering an immersive consistent gaming experience. You will be single-handedly responsible for design and implementation of UI, and as such have the chance to really make a mark on our project.

 Relevant Experience:

  • 5+ years of relevant experience in Game UI
  • Degree of Equivalent

Requirements:

  • Extensive relevant experience within the games industry with shipped titles in a lead role on current generation consoles.
  • Passion for creating immersive UI experiences for our players
  • Excellent and proven graphic and information design background.
  • Strong usability design/test experience.
  • Experience of prototyping user/data flows prior to development (Visio, Balsamiq, wireframing, adobe XD etc.)
  • Excellent communicator and collaborator who loves to work with programmers, designers, and other artists.
  • Expert with standard art and motion graphics tools (Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects etc.).
  • Deep knowledge and experience with the Unity Engine for UI/UX

Added Advantage:

  • Been part of a full project lifecycle from inception to post launch support
  • Some experience with Remote work or working with Remote Teams



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