Salary on application
Manchester, United Kingdom
Permanent | Full Time
UI Artist in Manchester
Are you a UI Artist looking for a new opportunity to join an award-winning developer in Manchester? Would you like the chance to work at a growing studio who are working on the next generation of mobile games?
This Manchester-based studio is looking to take on a talented and passionate UI artist to join them, working alongside other dedicated creatives and programmers to help them maintain their high-quality standards.
As a UI artist at this studio, you will take responsibility for ensuring the quality of the User Interface is kept strong and standards are held up to achieve the end product. The position offers a competitive salary, alongside various other benefits such as wellbeing activities, discounts on company and partner products and free online training courses.
Key responsibilities for UI Artist:
Solving complex User Interface issues
Be prepared to use a trial and error method in order to find the best solution
Work alongside programmers, creative leads and designers to achieve top production quality
Ensure front-end elements of the game meet the expected high-quality UI standard
Essential requirements for this role in Manchester:
Portfolio including multiple UI/UX projects
Must have experience in a games studio – candidates with a strong portfolio demonstrating their knowledge and skill with no games studio experience will be considered
Wide skill range from initial idea conception to execution of the project
Understanding of contemporary UI systems – static and animated
Demonstrable experience of the following would be an asset
Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects – experience in similar programs would also be considered
Experience in UX design in FTP mobile games
This is a great opening for a passionate individual to join an ambitious studio that places great value on open communication and empowerment for its team members. Alongside the studio’s passion for ensuring employees are the best they can be, as a UI artist you will benefit from a sociable and friendly culture which encourages ambition, innovation and shared success.
Tags: UI, User Interface, Mobile Games, Manchester, Jobs for Artists
A little bit about the city: Manchester
Labelled as a lively, up-and-coming city, Manchester was named as a ‘Top 10 Most Exciting City in the World’ in 2018. The city is one of the most linguistically diverse in western Europe and this is demonstrated in its varied and thriving music, art and fashion scenes. There are many cultural and historic areas of Manchester which are great to explore, from art galleries to old warehouses which have been transformed into coffee shops.
Excellent transport links are available in Manchester, including trains to and from London leaving every 20 minutes. Additionally, Manchester is home to an extensive tram system which makes getting around the compact city a breeze. For those thinking of relocating with little ones, Manchester is a great option due to its abundance of grammar schools and an excellent choice of primary schools.
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