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Get a job: Psyonix seeks a UI Artist

The Rocket League studio is looking for a candidate that can create "elegant, immersive, and intuitive interfaces that can complement new and existing IPs."

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UI Artist, Psyonix

Location: San Diego, California 

Psyonix, an independent videogame developer located in downtown San Diego, is looking for a highly skilled User Interface Artist that can help us create elegant, immersive, and intuitive interfaces that can complement new and existing IPs. With a focus on preparing highly detailed and polished interface mockups for implementation in the game, your work will directly influence, shape, and enhance the user experience.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities: 

  • Concept and design UI across a variety of projects, platforms and styles
  • Work with UI/UX Lead, Designers and Programmers to create high quality user experiences
  • Work with the marketing artist to ensure a consistent brand that can also extend beyond the in-game UI to promotional materials
  • Explore a variety of UI styles to find what works best for the projects; continue to raise the bar on the visual quality of the user interface
  • Come up with practical solutions to graphical and layout issues; design dynamic and responsive UI that can scale and reflow to suit a variety of resolutions and localized content
  • Export and deliver art assets to programmers for implementation; work with the programmers to ensure assets are reconstructed in-game to match the mockup and vision

Ideal Candidate:

  • Highly skilled in graphic design and typography with a background in user interface, illustration and/or concept art
  • Exceptionally skilled  with Photoshop and Illustrator
  • Has an attention to detail and can generate clear and concise mockups that anyone can understand
  • Has an eye for motion graphics and can concept dynamic UI transitions and animated widgets
  • Is a self starter that can design UI appropriate to the style and gameplay of various projects
  • Has a solid understanding of interface conventions and knowledge of current tools and trends in UI development
  • Has shipped UI for projects across a variety of platforms (PC, console, mobile, etc.)
  • Works well in a team environment with both programmers and artists
  • Can listen to feedback and collaborate with others to come up with creative solutions to challenging designs

Additional Preferred Software

  • After Effects (or similar motion graphics software)
  • Flash/Scaleform
  • Unreal Engine

If you would like to be a part of a fun and passionate team, apply today!

Interested? Apply now.

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