Senior UI Artist

Visual Concepts
Foothill Ranch, CA, USA
Job type: Permanent

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Job Description

Visual Concepts is one of the world’s top game development studios with a flat, entrepreneurial, and non-corporate work environment. We have a proven track record having shipped over 100 multi-SKU titles to great critical acclaim.

Our studio in Foothill Ranch, CA is committed to gaming and technical innovation and offers top candidates the opportunity to learn and grow with some of the smartest and most creative minds in the industry.

We are seeking a Senior UI Artist to join our development efforts on an exciting new open world project! Within this role, you are a seasoned graphic designer who has a passion for clean, modern design and a strong understanding of user experience. You know the importance of visual communication and you want to see your designs organically develop into interactive 3D motion graphics.

Responsibilities

  • Play a key role in 2D and 3D art production, using modeling and animation
  • Assist in the creation and decision-making process for our UI stylization and implementation guidelines
  • Create UI layouts and wireframes from design documents
  • Translate 2D layout/design into 3D elements
  • Interface with engineering to implement final art into the game engine
  • Ability to take direction and feedback well, and collaborate with peers

Skills & Requirements

Requirements

  • 3+ years’ experience as a UI professional, ideally within the video game industry
  • Experience with Maya or 3DS Max and Photoshop
  • Knowledge of 3D modeling techniques
  • Knowledge of keyframe animation and f-curves manipulation
  • Strong sense of user experience in video games
  • Technically capable of troubleshooting your own work in-engine
  • Organized and detailed with excellent written and verbal communication skills

Pluses

  • Knowledge of any scripting language
  • Experience with Unreal Engine and UMG
  • Experience in creating motion graphics, ideally with Adobe After Effects

Along with your application, please submit a portfolio of professional or personal work samples, demonstrating successful understanding and application of industry standard practices.

Additional Information

  • Relocation assistance is offered

How to Apply

About the Company

Visual Concepts has been a driving force in the videogame industry for more than 30 years. We have made some of the coolest and most high profile games anywhere, across almost every conceivable hardware platform, and are dedicated to putting the consumer first through great technology, innovation and passion for true excellence in gaming. At studios located throughout California, China, South Korea, and Hungary we are always looking for the best and brightest to join our team. Check out our open positions. If you see something that sparks your interest and matches with your experience, we would love to hear from you.