UI / 2D Artist

Reference

UAL/AR/055764

Sector

IT & Internet

Salary

Competitive

Town/City

Warwick

Contract Type

Permanent

Closing Date

07/07/2021

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UI / 2D Artist - Warwick

Salary - Competitive + benefits. Negotiable and is based upon your experiences and work background

The Client

Our client is a leading company involved in creating brilliant games everyone wants to play!

OVERVIEW

The client Is an independent company that is passionately dedicated to making innovative, world-class games that surprise, entertain and delight players.

Located in Warwick, the company situated in the strongest game development community in the UK and have produced over 100 games across all formats, contributing to some of the biggest brands in gaming, including; Harry Potter, The Sims, Sim City, Spore, Sid Meier’s Pirates, EA Sports PGA Golf,and Dave Mirra BMX to name a few.

With the boom of digital markets, they began to create more their own IP, such as Flick Golf  Spin a Zoo,  Merge Bakery and Agent Dash. The client also continues to produce award winning licensed games. Some of their mobile games have achieved worldwide App Store features, fantastic reviews from critics, and most importantly they’re loved by players!

Over 40 mobile games have been released, achieving over 100 million downloads, and several #1 ‘All Apps’ hits on the App Store, Google Play and Amazon Appstore, in multiple territories.

Thanks to these achievements, love for gaming and imaginative team, they continue to be a popular choice for the most prestigious publishers and partners to work on a variety of great titles, from knockout sports games to the coolest casual games

The Role

Our client is looking for talented UI artists to join our team. Your role will be vital to the look, feel and success of any game. You will be responsible for all in game HUD and UI assets. You will have to be versatile on a day to day basis, tackling a variety of tasks. Open to both graduate and more experienced, senior individuals as you will work with knowledgeable, well-practised teams and have the chance to progress, learn and even oversee the team.

Desired Skills

An awesome, polished and varied portfolio

Concept/implement 2D visual assets using Photoshop and Illustrator

Experience in creating 2D in game graphics, animation and User Interface

Ability to adapt quickly to varying art styles

Have a strong working knowledge of Unity 3D

An extensive knowledge of Android iOS Interfaces and requirements

A well-rounded grasp of colour theory and composition

The ability to communicate effectively and proactively with other team members

The ability to demonstrate a positive, adaptive attitude and effective time management skills

Participate in art reviews and respond professionally to creative feedback

Experience

2+ Released Titles

Experienced Unity User

Ability to pitch a concept or innovative idea to the rest of the development team

Experience in Scrum and Sprint project planning

Traditional art skills

Strong passion for mobile games.

Although a Degree in a relevant discipline is desirable it is not essential. You will be judged on that quality of work inside your portfolio.

Location:

Based in client’s studio in Warwick, Warwickshire, UK.

Hours

Permanent, 30+ hours

Be sure to include any relevant portfolio examples/links

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