About the job
Gameloft is currently seeking an UI/UX Designer (Video-games on smartphone and tablet) to assist the UI/UX Director to join our production teams.
Main Tasks and Responsibilities:
Reporting to the Team Leader, the successful candidate will be responsible for studying/produce UX and UI for our games on smartphone/ tablet.
As expert in ergonomics and graphic design, you will contribute to conceptualize and produce appealing interfaces which follow / enhance the art-direction of the in-game content. Your inputs will offer solutions that are intuitive (ergonomics), functional (architecture) and aesthetically pleasing (design).
Daily missions include:
Collaborate with team to translate game systems and gameplay user experience goals into intuitive interfaces that support and enhance the game look and experience
Observe and interpret results of usability testing and live game metrics, sharing conclusions with the World UI/UX Director and imagine solutions that help to increase accessibility and inform design decision making game-wide
Produce Schemes of global flows with detailed requirements in collaboration with the local Game designer, and to share with the Head Quarter
Collaborate and participate with artists locally to create high-fidelity mockups to solidify design direction and planning regarding the World UI/UX Director expectations.
2-3 years experience in web/multimedia/video games design
Knowledge of various web and smartphone application types
Able to produce material in line with current trends
Comfortable taking initiative in terms of graphics, brainstorming, research, and suggesting graphical and ergonomic trends
Expert knowledge in Illustrator and Photoshop
Expert in after effect/flash for motion effect, transition menus
Proactive and able to work independently
Able to work in a team
Very good general knowledge of graphical trends and Flows. Particularly in smartphones application (TV, web, video games, professional applications, etc.).
Skills and Profile:
You must have a passion for AAA games and websites with added graphical value and you must visit forums dedicated to web/app interface design/ video games, icon design and multimedia page layout on a daily basis
Your graphical/ergonomy standards allow you to create graphical combinations that are contemporary and trendy
You are able to create pictograms, icons, buttons and their effects, and you have skills in multimedia page layout and associated typesetting choices.
Portfolio showing your sense of artistry and polished execution
Experience in a video-game /web/multimedia/ agency is a must
Very good English skills
Finesse and very good quality of work are essential.
Why join Gameloft
Excellent Social Benefits (Medical insurance package, Gym facilities and swimming pool, free for employees, on site cervical massages on a regular basis)
The offer includes relocation assistance, a merit based salary progression system and a competitive initial salary package
An exceptional, dynamic, demanding and motivating working environment within a fast growing company
Challenging and rewarding work on the next great frontiers in games
An international environment which offers daily contact with other countries & cultures.
Why Join Gameloft Cluj:
Cluj is “the Heart of Transylvania”: a cosmopolitan European city and an important destination for business in South-Eastern Europe, with a remarkable potential for foreign investments
It is one of the most welcoming cities in Eastern Europe
Cluj succeeds in combining its history and architecture with the fresh and young atmosphere created by the city’s over 80.000 students
Our studio is a very ambitious one, with a fast growth - it opened in 2010 and we are now proud to have over 500 employees
Quality comes first: the perfect place for you to make a difference.
Interested applicants should send their CV in English, Cover Letter and Portfolio (if applicable) to: firstname.lastname@example.org with reference “UI/UX Designer”.
All qualified candidates will be asked to take a skills assessment test.
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