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Senior UX Designer – AAA Games -Reykjavík

Location: Reykjavik, Iceland Salary: Negotiable

Job ID: # Posted: 2 years ago


In this role you will be responsible for defining and developing a cohesive and intuitive user experience for games. The ideal candidate should demonstrate a passion for developing frictionless easy-to-use designs and systems that enhance the players game experience.
As a UX designer, you will be part of a cross-discipline development team working on improving the user experience as well as helping other dev teams to achieve excellence when it comes to user experience.

Your tasks:

  • Working in close collaboration with the Creative and Game Design directors
  • Mapping UX flows, hardening best practices and UX vision
  • Proposing a range of creative UX ideas that deliver an intuitive and enjoyable user flow experience
  • Visualizing complex systems in understandable ways, thus ensuring players have the information they need at precisely the right time while not overwhelming them with unnecessary data
  • Working effectively in a collaborative environment, providing input and regular feedback
  • Translating any design documentation and/or creative conversations into UX actions
  • Troubleshooting systems and implementing design enhancements to reduce friction for users
  • Validating ideas and designs through user testing and focus groups to determine player needs
  • Ensuring that the UX is consistent across all areas of the game
  • Undertaking UX research and heuristic evaluations of internal and competitor UX

Your profile:

  • Experience shipping AAA titles
  • Experience working on complex systems
  • In-depth knowledge of UX principles
  • Well versed in user experience methodologies and their applications
  • Demonstrable experience of creating and delivering user experience for projects
  • Expert understanding of gaming challenges and can identify best-in-class UX examples
  • Demonstrated ability to improvise and creatively solve problems
  • Strong communication skills to solve problems as well as keeping the team up to date with progress and any issues that may arise throughout production

Tagged as: UI / UX Design

Tags: UI / UX Design Categories: Art , Creative


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