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Jagex Games Studio is looking for a talented UI Artist to join our tribe.
The successful candidate will join the RuneScape graphics team. We're searching for a passionate creative individual who is comfortable working alongside multiple art disciplines, designing and creating a wide range of well-polished UI elements for a live game with a very strong community base.
Our ideal candidate would have to show an excellent Graphic UI Portfolio. Have previous mobile UI experience and a solid understanding not only for graphic design but a keen eye for a well-functioning layout and the impact bad UI has upon user experience. Being technically minded and creative problem solver is a definite plus.
In return you’ll receive a competitive salary, options for a sponsored gym membership, private health care, flexible working, cycle repair, free parking and fresh fruit delivered to your team every day.
We also have a full bean style coffee machine that provides hot drinks available throughout the day.
Expect to be invited to team events once a quarter as well as company-wide parties to celebrate our successes.
The successful applicants will be able to enjoy our newly refurbished office which includes contemporary break out areas, gaming zones, high tech meeting rooms, a huge Atrium with tiered seating and our very own private bar!
Main Duties and Responsibilites:
Collaborate with the various Runescape teams to create intelligent and creative UI
Execute all visual design stages from concept, asset creation to final hand-off to developers
Create wireframes, storyboards, user flows to effectively communicate interaction and design ideas
Expertise in Photoshop, Illustrator.
Strong traditional art skills and color theory.
Experience in creating a wide range of UI elements from logos to icons.
Solid experience in creating wireframes, storyboards, user flows.
Excellent visual design skills with sensitivity to user-system interaction
Up-to-date with the latest UI trends, techniques, and technologies
Experience in a 3D package (Max, Maya, Sketch Up).
Working knowledge of Flash, After Effects or another industry standard animation packages.
To behave at all times in a professional manner, maintaining a positive and conscientious work ethic whilst also demonstrating initiative and determination to get the job done.
To work effectively with colleagues both within the immediate team and across the company whenever necessary.
To demonstrate a willingness to adapt to the evolving environment of the company, teams and work requirements.
Jagex are an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage or civil partnership, pregnancy or maternity, religion or belief.