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Senior UI Artist


Skillsearch Limited

Salary on application

San Francisco, United States

United States




Mid-Senior Level

Permanent | Full Time


Skillsearch is on the lookout for a skilled Senior UI Artist to join our client's exciting and ambitious start-up in San Francisco. The studio, formed by industry experts from Pixar, Ubisoft, Activision, and Blizzard, is working on a Deckbuilding Roguelike project. This full-time role in the gaming industry comes with an attractive salary and benefits package for your expertise.

The role of the 2D Artist is pivotal within the Creative Design team, contributing significantly to producing artwork that crafts engaging games and delivers exceptional player experiences. You must be able to work 8 hours per day, Monday through Friday, with at least 4 hours per weekday available to work with teams on the US/CAN West Coast (Pacific Time zone).

During your first few weeks in this 2D Artist role, you can expect to begin work on some of the following:

  • Create in-world graphic design, logos, iconography systems, and motion graphics
  • Create polished production art from concept art in a variety of styles
  • Collaborate closely with the Creative Director to achieve the visual goals
  • Continuously refine designs based on feedback and insights derived from data
  • Assume ownership for adhering to established style guidelines

The ideal candidate for this Senior UI Artist role will have shipped at least one AA/AAA game on a console or PC in the last 3 years and have more than 5 years of experience crafting in-game assets and pristine iconography for games. Additional qualifications include:
  • A robust portfolio highlighting your expertise in generating game icons and diverse in-game elements
  • Proficiency in English, which is the operational language
  • Mastery of digital illustration tools (such as Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, etc)
  • Openness to receiving feedback and refining work while upholding a fresh perspective
  • Capability to work within established artistic styles

If you're looking to impact and create change positively, you'll be rewarded with an excellent salary and benefits package for your inclusive and committed approach.

Please don't hesitate to get in touch with Dan from our Skillsearch team at today to apply and register your interest in this full-time Senior UI Artist position in San Francisco. We're looking forward to meeting you.

Here at Skillsearch, we're a recruitment company. In the simplest form, this means we place people at new companies - but it's so much more than that. For the past 30 years, we've been busy helping people (like you) with sought after skills find jobs in the Games, Interactive and Enterprise Systems industries all around the globe. Our company comprises a team of dedicated consultants that work across various niche technologies, including Games, Virtual Reality, AR and XR, Workday, Oracle, Peoplesoft, and eCommerce. We are always exploring other cutting-edge markets. Follow us to see a few of the jobs we're working on, find out which events you can see us at, and keep up with news in the technology, gaming and interactive world. Welcome to Skillsearch!

Years of experience and salary levels are shown purely as a guide. We will only consider applications from candidates that can demonstrate the skills or experience required for the role.

Please be aware that while we would love to respond to every application we receive, due to high numbers we cannot guarantee this. We do however appreciate any time you invest into the application and will make sure to get in touch should anything in future more closely fit your skillset.

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