Technical UI Artist

Aquent
Redmond, WA, USA
Job type: Contract

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Job Description

Technical UI Artist

This studio has an exciting opportunity for an experienced UI Implementation Artist to join our team. This game boasts a robust UI screen count across many different new and legacy features. This is an exciting and rare opportunity to impact the future of one of the industry’s most successful franchises through your talent, creativity, technical ability and knowledge.

IDEAL CANDIDATE IS:
A detail-oriented UI implementer who will help craft industry-leading HUD and front-end UI. While this is not an engineering role, we do expect a technically adept developer that can quickly adapt to in-house tools and script environments.

Skills & Requirements

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Has a portfolio demonstrating examples of user interface implementation across a variety of projects.
  • Toolset includes Microsoft Expression Studio Ultimate, Visual Studio, CodeFlow, TFS, Adobe Creative Suite.
  • Experience owning and creating entire interactive features including thorough, pixel-perfect data-driven dynamic-layouts, storyboards and transitions in XAML.
  • Understands and implements using XAML development best practices with an expert grasp of resource dictionaries, data templating, styles, and code organization.
  • Ability to translate complex UX wireframe diagrams and UI visual concepts and bring them to life from the ground up. Highly experienced in working from visual comps, redlined materials, motion designs and/or style guides.
  • Eager to work onsite in a rapid, agile, iterative, collaborative environment with developers, designers, other technical UI artists.
  • A self-starter with impeccable work ethic who communicates well in a dynamic team environment; Has a bias towards unblocking self and team members, surfacing, mitigating and troubleshooting UI/UX issues, and working through design problems constructively.
  • History of delivering at a high quality and on time.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Passion for cross platform UI and interest in games.
  • An interest in cars, car culture, or racing.
  • Sensitivity and discerning eye for typography and graphic design.

How to Apply

Please send resumes and portfolios to tdodge@aquent.com

Please note this position does not offer any kind of visa sponsorship 

About the Company

Aquent offers a broad range of staffing services to help global companies add technical expertise to their marketing and creative departments, increase the bandwidth of their in-house teams, and achieve higher quality creative work. To learn more about Aquent's full range of services please visit http://aquent.com.