UI Designer

Remote (UK, EU, India)

Job Type

Full Time

About the Role

Who We are After


We are looking for an exceptional candidate to join us at Electric Manta as a UI Designer for our start-up studio and mobile free-to-play projects. This role will work closely with the Art Director to help define the look , feel, and assets for the user interaction and experience of our chart-topping mobile games.


You are a leader in your artistic style.  You are quick but leave your audience in awe of your work.  You love to put pen to tablet, you love to create shapes and colors and sculpt them into fantastic characters and fun situations.  You eat creativity for nourishment and you breath passion for your subject matter.  You want to see everything you create come to life!


What’s the Role

  • Work within a highly skilled team and individually on key internal games and prototypes

  • Produce detailed wireframes of UX for mobile games

  • Produce the necessary assets for the UI

  • Work with the studio Art Director to help define the look and feel of our games

  • Prepare and pitch work to internal teams

  • Work with Creative Director and Game Designers to understand the feel of the game

  • Support our engineers by ensuring UI best practices are followed

  • Give and receive feedback to iterate and improve art work until it is signed off on

  • Help establish brand and adhere to style standards

  • Understanding where to make the best use of your time

  • Evaluate design documents and break down into tasks with estimates

  • Contribute towards our core to share common frameworks between games

  • Keep up to date with the mobile game market trends and new technologies

  • Share your knowledge with leadership and other team members and help mature our solution discovery & design practices

Requirements

  • A portfolio of your work is required for applying and interviewing for this role

  • Proven experience working on two successful mobile/F2P projects (in last 5 years)

  • At least five years working as a UI designer as part of a software development team with experience in requirements gathering, wireframing, process flow diagramming, and creating and testing with interactive prototypes

  • Experience delivering design artifacts using a variety of wireframing, prototyping, and other design tools (Sketch, InVision, Adobe, Zeplin, User Brain, Balsamiq, etc.) Excellent communication skills

  • Unity knowledge

  • Good sense of gameplay experience, and special attention to details

  • Follows new technology/art trends and loves learning new things

  • Excellent teamwork skills

About the Company

Are you interested in joining a funded start-up on the ground floor and creating a World-class studio that aims to deliver pioneering game experiences that can be played by 10s of millions of players?