Experienced UI Artist

Creative Assembly
Horsham, United Kingdom
Job type: Permanent

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Job Description

Our award-winning Total War developers are looking an experienced UI Artist to join the team to work on our new CCG title Total War: Elysium. We are looking for an enthusiastic and accomplished developer who will be able to work with our UI/UX and take it to the next level.

Key Responsibilities 

As an experienced UI Artist on the team, you will apply your extensive design knowledge and work with your wider team to bring about optimal UI designs. You will be interested in both aspects of the role and be a capable 2D artist to create skeuomorphic design elements. You will use your game knowledge in your work and have deep understanding of game interface conventions and mechanics and want to work on an evolving and challenging game series. 

In each area you work on, you will be responsible for developing highly usable game experience and information design. Developing and implementing layouts and will also be key to this role. You will also create purely visual elements, skinning existing layouts and icon creation.

Skills & Requirements

Knowledge, Skill and Experience 

Essential

  • Proven UI experience on at least one shipped title, or a very strong UI portfolio
  • Demonstrate good use of typography, iconography, composition, colour theory and motion graphics
  • Practical experience of implementing interfaces using the Unity UI system
  • Experience of working from wireframe designs through to final implementation
  • Ability to design and implement UI for multiple platforms, especially mobile and PC
  • Expert knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite
  • Attention to detail for quality UI and be able to clearly communicate this
  • Must be a creative and practical problem solver

Desirable

  • Knowledge of a 3D package such as 3DS Max, Maya or Substance
  • Gamer who plays a variety of genres 

Additional Information

  • Relocation assistance is offered

How to Apply

About the Company

Creative Assembly is one of the UK's leading games development studios, founded in 1987 and located in West Sussex, UK and in Sofia, Bulgaria. With a heritage of award-winning AAA titles, including the multi-million selling Total War™ series, Creative Assembly continues to build an impressive portfolio of games and world-renowned partnerships; working with Games Workshop on Total War™: WARHAMMER®, Wargaming Alliance on Total War™: ARENA, Twentieth Century Fox on Alien: Isolation, plus 343 Industries and Microsoft on Halo Wars 2. Creative Assembly has, with their exceptionally talented team of over 500, amassed a wealth of awards, including recent accolades from BAFTA, Music+Sound and Develop’s Industry Excellence awards.