Outplay Entertainment is the largest independent mobile developer in Scotland. Currently celebrating our 5th year, our studio is a global leader in developing, publishing and distributing digital interactive entertainment for smartphones, tablets, and social networks. We have a colorful portfolio of innovative casual and mid-core titles such as Angry Birds POP, Alien Creeps TD, Bubble Genius, Crafty Candy, Mystery Match and many more!
Outplay is an extremely ambitious company, in almost 5 short years we have gone from 2 founders to the team size of over 130 that we have today. We have released 13 titles which have generated over 58 million downloads.
Life at Outplay offers a progressive culture, leveraging our current success onto the next.
This kind of trajectory is incredibly exciting to be a part of. Our teams don’t just join us for their next role they join us to be a part of our journey.
Each product is developed and owned by the team; they drive the development, design, and creative direction of the products in coordination with our directors, marketing, and analytics teams so we offer a real hands-on experience.
We are now hiring a UX Designer to work within the art and design departments to design and perfect UI and UX across our growing portfolio of games.
Areas of Delivery
-Effectively communicate functionality and vision to multi-discipline development teams.
-Creation of detailed wireframes and other communication tools to ensure development teams are able to execute the UX effectively.
-Create and/or direct the creation of functionality and interaction prototypes.
-Quality control of UX, reviewing and feeding back into development teams.
-Guidance on visual tone, working closely with graphical/UI artists to ensure a visual treatment that contributes and complements overall user experience.
-Ownership of UX user and product stories ensuring the incorporation of user-centred design practices such as comprehension/usability/motivation within the product requirements.
Required Experience and Qualifications
-Proven/successful experience as an interaction/UX designer, who has a passion for creating intuitive, cohesive, and delightful user experiences.
-Experience working on mobile and tablet where screen size is variable and UI can change based on device orientation.
-Ability to build wireframes to ensure that requirements are understood and actioned by the team.