UI/UX Artist

Madison, Wisconsin, United States Full-time

PerBlue is looking for a talented UI/UX Artist to join our team. We’re a quickly growing independent studio whose free-to-play midcore mobile games have been played by millions people around the world, including our recently launched Disney Heroes: Battle Mode game. We’re looking for a talented artist who can create high quality user interface assets and design user experiences to join our Creative Team.   

 

Responsibilities

In this product centric role, you’ll do everything from designing user flows to creating the 2D UI art assets used in our mobile games. You’ll make everything from full screen mockups to individual HUD elements and icons, and your work will directly impact each and every player.

You’ll be deeply involved throughout the production process and play a key role in helping shape the visual style of our games. This very collaborative role is cross-functional and cross-product, and you’ll work closely with the Creative Director, Executive Producers, Developers, and Game Designers.

Our ideal candidate should have experience creating user interface designs for mobile games. You should be passionate about user experience and be driven to create beautiful works of art.

 

Requirements and Qualifications

  • Minimum of 2+ years experience in a UI/UX Artist role in mobile, games, and/or web
  • Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, etc.)
  • Strong artistic background, training, and sensibilities
  • Strong communication skills (verbal, written, interpersonal)
  • Passion and vision for creating UI art assets with an eye for branding and cohesive visual product style
  • A strong portfolio showing past success in this role and showcases exceptional UI/UX work

 

Preferred Skills and Experience

  • Previous experience as a UI/UX artist at a mobile game studio
  • Wireframing and UX design experience
  • Interest and familiarity with mobile games, in particular those in the RPG genre
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic environment while being able to maintain a high quality bar
  • Ability to work within constraints and accept critiques
  • Ability to think creatively to find unique solutions to visual problems
  • Ability to work in a variety of art styles
  • Desire and willingness to learn new technology, tools, and techniques
  • Be results-oriented with strong independent time management skills
  • Experience creating complicated and information-dense UI screens a plus
  • Experience with game design a plus
  • Experience with Unity a plus

 

Details & Perks

We offer 6+ weeks of paid vacation and health, dental, and vision insurance as well as a well-matched 401k. We have a catered lunch program, a snack-stocked kitchen, and a refrigerator full of liquid refreshments. You'll get membership to our local hackerspace Sector67 and enjoy our regular socials. You'll be part of an energetic and collaborative environment, and work with a great team. We have flexible hours and are located in a vibrant neighborhood in beautiful downtown Madison.

PerBlue is an independent game development studio based in Madison, WI with a highly skilled team of amazingly talented people. We’ve been named a “Top Developer” by Google, a “Best Place to Work” by Madison Magazine, and “Madison's Favorite Tech Startup” by the Isthmus.

This is a full time position based in Madison, WI. Compensation is competitive and based on experience.

Apply for this opening at http://perblue.recruiterbox.com/jobs/fk0g3s?apply=true