UI Artist

Job Type:
Contract
Areas of Expertise:
Art and Animation
Region:
Mainland Europe
Area:
The Netherlands
City:
Amsterdam
Posted:
20-Jun-17
Company:
Force Field
Job Ref:
UI Artist

The UI artist works closely together with the UI/UX designer and is responsible for creating and implementing 2D and 3D UI content that’s both beautiful and functional. Guiding the end-user with graphical tools such as position, size, color and animation should be second nature and can lead to constructive discussions with Art and Design.


WHAT’S THIS JOB ALL ABOUT?
  • Define the UI visual style and document this in a style guide;
  • Create and animate 2D and 3D UI assets and implement these in the game engine;
  • Make in-game UI elements like backgrounds, buttons, icons, graphics etc.;
  • Skin placeholder UI elements created by the UI/UX designer;
  • Collaborate with the UI/UX designer and suggest changes & improvements where needed;
  • Participate in flow- and wireframe meetings & reviews;
  • Collaborate with the UI/UX designer and suggest changes & improvements where needed;
  • Consistently meet project deadlines in a timely manner without compromising artistic integrity;
  • Work closely with UI/UX designer, UI programmer and producer;
  • Safeguard an optimal end user experience.

 

WHICH SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE DO YOU NEED?
  • 2+ Years game industry experience;
  • Experience in 2D and 3D content creation for UIs (Photoshop and Maya preferred);
  • Experience with implementing UI content in Unity and/or UE4;
  • Great affinity with the UI/UX field and virtual reality.

 

NICE TO HAVES
  • 3D modeling and/or animation background;
  • Experience creating 3D content for various devices (phones, tablets, pc’s, consoles, VR, AR);
  • Experience working in an agile/scrum development environment;
  • Passionate about games with an ability to analyze competitive products for their strengths and weaknesses.

 

HOW ABOUT YOU AS A PERSON?
  • You are highly communicative;
  • You are not afraid of creative clashes;
  • You think outside the box;
  • You can adapt to different visual styles;
  • ou are a creative & methodical thinker.

 

WHAT DO YOU GET?
  • Working in a creative and quality driven environment with enthusiastic colleagues;
  • A great spot to learn and share knowledge;
  • Benefits according to experience and job;
  • A healthy work-life balance;
  • Studio location in the heart of Amsterdam.
Contact Details:
Force Field
Tel: +31-(0)20-7076842
Contact: Recruitment Team
Email:

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