Job Details

Listed

Sep 16, 2022

Location

Victoria

Closing Date

Oct 14, 2022

Keyword Studios

Senior / Mid-level UI/UX Designer

As part of our expansion, we are seeking an experienced and versatile Senior or Mid-level UI/UX Designer to create beautiful, intuitive, and functional user interfaces for our broad range of PC and console projects.

Working closely with game designers and engineers, you will utilise the full gamut of your art, illustration and graphic design skills to craft and implement polished user experiences.

Responsibilities

  • Create UX wireframes, storyboards and sketches to effectively communicate interaction and design ideas
  • Assist in defining the look and feel of key user interfaces, and engage in all aspects of the design process to ensure there is consistency and respect for the artistic vision and quality standards of the game
  • Produce clear and communicative mock-ups and design solutions
  • Create finished UI assets – icons, typography etc
  • Work with engineers and other team members in understanding the functionality necessary for implementing various interface / interaction solutions.
  • Implement ideas in-engine from greybox to polished final pass
  • Problem solve any visual issues that may arise throughout development
  • Provide constructive feedback and guidance to other team members and effectively communicate ideas, concepts and concerns
  • Explore new technologies and techniques to achieve best possible results
  • Demonstrate a desire to learn and grow professionally
  • Actively participate in discussions, creative brainstorms, troubleshooting
  • Contribute towards a positive and supportive company culture

Requirements

  • Aprox. 5+ years of professional industry experience
  • Exceptional interface art and graphic design skills
  • Ability to work in a diverse range of styles
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Up-to-date with the latest UI trends, techniques, and technologies
  • Proficient with industry standard tools like Photoshop and Illustrator, with a high capacity to learn new tools
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • A passion for games, an interest and awareness in the latest trends, tools, technology and approaches in creating content.

Bonus Skills

  • Experience in AAA game development
  • Familiar with Figma
  • Experience in motion graphics, animation and creating in-engine VFX
  • Current development experience with Unity, UE4 or UE5
  • Traditional art / drawing / painting skill

Benefits

  • Competitive Market Rate Remuneration
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Weekly catered lunches
  • We offer a range of flexible working arrangements including – Full-time, compressed week, hybrid and remote.
  • Employment Hero benefits and discounts
  • Best of both worlds – Perks of a global business with the intimacy of a small business
  • Opportunity to work on a diverse range of next generation games and collaborate with some of the best in the industry

We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer and are committed to fostering a work environment that is inclusive, supports flexibility, and welcomes diversity. Women, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and other minority groups are encouraged to apply.

Applicants must be eligible to work in Australia

Application details:

This is a permanent, full-time position.

Applications must include a link to your design portfolio showcasing your interface and graphic design skills