big planet recruitment

Current Vacancies in Artwork & Animation

UI Artist – South West France

25-05-2016

Our client has become a major independent player in console games. Developing both original IP and working in tandem with partners to reimagine existing successes. They have an opportunity for an imaginative and versatile UI Artist whose responsibilities will be to realize top quality User Interface designs for our upcoming Current-Gen AAA games.


Responsibilities

Create design prototypes, including graphic design samples and mockups for game features, menus and displays in the game

Create a strong and cohesive UI style outlining stylistic consistency and usage rules

Working directly with designers to solve layout and usability issues

Working directly with engineering to solve interface technical and implementation issues, while adhering to their technical guidelines

Collaborating with the Art and Creative Directors to develop a visual style and language that enhances the gameplay and user experience

May need to assist with other art assets as needed, like 2D textures, marketing materials, etc.


Requirements

Expert skill with Photoshop, Illustrator, UI prototyping tools and Flash animation

Strong graphic design skills, particularly in iconography creation, typography, HUD elements, and screen layouts

A keen eye for composition, clarity and usability

Experience with a variety of artistic styles

Ability to create new looks or design pieces that fit into an existing style

Nice To Have, experience with ScaleForm and Web design


We Offer

Permanent position in newly refurbished studio

Competitive salary including profit share, annual bonus, health insurance and holiday allowance

Well-being and work/life benefit program

Relocation assistance


Please forward CV’s in .doc or .docx format and portfolio/showreel links to Adan Hill, Recruitment Consultant - adan@big-planet.biz (ref #578)


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