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GUI Artist – £DOE – Permanent – South – Games

Location: Oxford, UK Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: # Posted: 5 years ago

Rebellion Developments

OPM’s client is looking for an enthusiastic UI Artist devoted to building intuitive, cutting-edge user interface experiences for games on all current platforms. The successful applicant will understand the importance of usability and visual communication, be self-driven and talented, with a genuine interest in playing games.

Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with a GUI Artist to design and implement 2D front-end game interfaces and in-game display HUDs
  • Work closely with each project’s design team to ensure menus and interface reflect the overarching goals of the title in the most intuitive fashion
  • Streamline and implement logical menu flow and function of interfaces
  • Work with technical artists and tools programmers to improve efficiency of workflow
  • Work to a functional and aesthetic brief within technical platform constraints/limitations and ensure publisher/platform compliancy
  • Document processes and task tracking, with great attention to detail
  • Research new tools, techniques and processes and how they can benefit the studio
  • Collaborate productively within larger multi-disciplined project team environments, communicating ideas and issues clearly
  • Work effectively with minimal levels of guidance, prioritising and scheduling your own work
  • Be responsive to deadlines and work well under pressure, meeting multiple production objectives and deadlines

Skills:

  • Great knowledge of flow and function of game interfaces, user interface design and game navigation
  • Skilled in GUI design and layouts
  • Knowledge of game engines and artist tools
  • Detail-orientated with a logical, structured approach
  • Excellent initiative, self-motivation, communication, organisational and problem solving skills, as well as team-working and the ability to accept and follow direction
  • Ability to grasp new concepts and tools quickly
  • Knowledge of Photoshop and/or Flash preferred but not essential
  • An aesthetic eye with experience of layout, web-design, print or typography would be advantageous
  • A genuine interest in playing games

If this sounds like your next role then email your CV along with relevant demo work to officemanager@opmjobs.com (MS Word format)

Claire Ramshaw | Senior Art Consultant
OPM Response Ltd | Ground Floor, Anderson House, 228 Old London Road, Marks Tey, Colchester, CO6 1HD | Direct Line: +44 (0) 1206 214413 | Email: Claire@opmjobs.com | Skype: claire.ramshaw.opm |

The salary bracket is approximate and is no guarantee of the income on offer.  Salary and benefits will be discussed with candidates at interview with the company and are individually negotiated by OPM.

 

 

Tagged as: UI Art

Tags: UI Art Categories: Art , Creative

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