Senior UI Artist - New IP

Creative Assembly
Horsham, United Kingdom
Job type: Permanent

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Job Description


Creative Assembly’s award-winning team behind Alien: Isolation are exploring new frontiers with a brand-new and exciting First Person Tactical Shooter IP.

The team are looking for a Senior UI Artist to work on a new unannounced IP. This is an ideal opportunity for an accomplished artist with outstanding graphic design sensibilities to join the team.

The Senior UI Artist on this project will demonstrate excellent creative and technical ability, a passion for creating intuitive, user-experience led UI, and possess the ability to produce visually stunning, high-quality motion graphics.

Key Responsibilities

Reporting to the Lead UI Artist, you will work with the team to implement intuitive, performant UI which looks and feels great. Day to day you will work closely with other departments on the development team, designing and prototyping new UI components to specification. The UI will be iterated throughout production, from wireframing through to release content and as Senior UI Artist, you will be expected to engage with the game outside of core UI, supporting other departments when necessary and providing additional 2D graphic design work on demand. Proactivity and clear communication, in all directions, is essential in the role.

Skills & Requirements

Knowledge, Skill and Experience

Essential

  • Exceptional graphic design and animation skills
  • Expert knowledge of Adobe Photoshop / Illustrator
  • Knowledge of HTML / CSS
  • Good UX knowledge for console/PC games
  • Excellent communication; both written and verbal
  • Good team player and keen listener
  • Proactive approach
  • Minimum of 2 shipped titles

Desirable

  • Knowledge of Adobe AfterEffects
  • Knowledge of Scripting Languages
  • Familiarity with 3D software packages

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.