£40,000.00 - £55,000.00 Per Hour
London, United Kingdom
Permanent | Full Time
Senior UI Artist (Mobile)
Mediatonic - London, UK
How do you fancy joining a 250 person team, working on a range of cross platform AAA titles? You'll be based in the heart of the UK's capital city; a stones throw from Big Ben, Westminster, The Shard, and all of the other iconic London landmarks.
You're bound to be immersed quickly into the company culture, with regular outings, game jams, board game nights, an onsite chef, and a whole lot of hanging out with your new work pals!
As their new Senior UI Artist, you will use your expertise in UI/UX principles and software to deliver high-quality original artwork that displays innovative solutions to requested briefs. You will be able to take high-level creative direction and estimate, schedule and execute relevant level-of-detail artwork, depending on the stage of the creative process. You will be able to mentor more junior artists and work collaboratively across the team, ensuring the best possible ideas are professionally presented and realised in-game.
The skills and XP you'll need to succeed in this role include:
An ability to design UI for video games
A solid foundation in art fundamentals
An understanding of composition and visual hierarchy for improved UI
Theoretical understanding of motion for improved UI
Able to understand specific platform requirements (e.g. console/mobile)
Proficient with generating ideas/concepts/thumbs in 2D
Capable in design software (e.g. Adobe CS, Flash etc)
Confident using UI game tools (e.g. NGUI)
Capable of understanding UI design and UX pipelines/workflow
As a people first studio, Mediatonic's highest priority is to hire the right person. A cover letter that tells them a bit about you and what you’re passionate about really helps to get their attention and distinguish your application from the crowd! Not sure how best to sell yourself? We can help with that!
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