Senior UX Designer

Airship Syndicate
Austin, TX, USA
Job type: Permanent

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Job Description

The UX Team works closely with designers, artists and programmers across multiple projects to bring beautiful and cohesive interaction through menus and game interfaces. The ideal team member should be capable of iterating on a concept and taking it all the way to completion, wearing multiple hats throughout the process. If you’re a game maker with a wide skill set that loves getting hands-on, then this may be the perfect fit!

RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:

  • Work with design leadership to create user-stories, wireframes and mockups for interactive features that effectively communicate the intended player behavior

  • Rapidly iterate and refine design specifications and production scope

  • Integrate UX designs into Unreal’s UMG/Slate Framework

  • Produce consumer-ready graphic design elements consistent with brand and UI Style Guides

Skills & Requirements

REQUIREMENTS

  • Passion for games, accessibility and interaction design

  • Minimum 5 years of games industry experience, in a UI/UX role

  • Shipped at least one major PC/Console game using Unreal Engine 4

  • Thorough understanding of technical implementation techniques using UMG/Blueprint

  • Proficiency in Photoshop, Illustrator, and After Effects to create UI graphics and motion

  • Ability to wireframe user flows and create interface mockups consistent with the UI Art Direction

  • Portfolio that showcases strong sense of information layout, composition, typography and iconography

  • Strong communication skills and ability to collaborate with other departments

  • Must be immediately eligible to work in the United States

BONUSES

  • Experience working on co-op/multiplayer games, or live-service games

  • 3D Authoring (ie. Creating interface elements/transitions/etc that utilize 3D assets)

  • Material Authoring using Unreal’s material editor

  • Web and App Design experience

Additional Information

  • Relocation assistance is offered

How to Apply

To apply, send us an e-mail: careers@airshipsyndicate.com!

Please note, due to a high volume of applicants we cannot reply to each individually. Only those in consideration for a position will receive a reply. Thank you!

About the Company

Airship is located in sunny, thriving Austin, Texas. If you have experience making games and want to work on compelling, creative multi-platform titles, this might be the place for you.


Some of the benefits we offer:

  • Full health benefits including medical, dental and vision
  • Profit sharing
  • Generous PTO
  • 401k plan
  • Relocation packages

Plus...

  • Office movie lunches
  • Snacks on snacks on snacks
  • Work on a small team of experienced devs with a lively atmosphere