UI ARTIST

Rocksteady Studios is looking to add an exceptionally talented UI Artist to its family of staff. We are looking for someone who is ready for the challenge of producing a AAA title on the next generation platforms. The ideal candidate will possess the ability to work together with a team of developers in creating high quality user interfaces to deliver an intuitive and enjoyable experience.

 

Key Responsibilities

  • Work with the Directors and Leads to determine the functionality and features of the User Interface.
  • Collaborate with Artists and Engineers in the implementation of a clear, exciting and intuitive User Experience.
  • Develop and communicate visual concepts and functional prototypes.
  • Apply and maintain a consistent art style throughout the entire project interface.
  • Conceptualise and create high quality assets consistent with the established art direction.
  • Iterate on feedback to develop and polish features to a high standard of quality.

Technical Requirements

  • Prior UI design experience with at least one published AAA title.
  • Excellent knowledge of Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and After Effects.
  • Experience with Unreal Engine, UI authoring tools, and node-based visual scripting.
  • Able to demonstrate a Player-focused approach to design with a strong understanding of core UI and usability principles.
  • Strong graphic design skills – particularly layout, iconography, typography, and colour theory application.
  • Demonstrate strong motion graphic animation skills.
  • Ability to push quality while maintaining technical performance.
  • Positive attitude and able to work well within a team in a dynamic and iterative setting.
  • Awareness of current interaction and design trends.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Self-motivated with excellent time management.
  • A passion for video games.

Skill Requirements

  • Wire-framing Experience.
  • Experience working with the UE4 blueprints system and UMG.
  • Knowledge of industry standard 3D software.
  • Traditional 2D sketching and composition skills.

Benefits

  • Competitive Salary
  • Private family medical care
  • Private dental care
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Annual bonus scheme
  • Brand new custom designed studio
  • World class training speakers hosted on-site
  • Access to multiple online training websites
  • Monthly team meals/outings
  • On-site subsidised Masseuse, Yoga & Life Drawing
  • Quarterly salary adjustment reviews
  • Monthly 1on1s with your Line Manager
  • Yearly Line Manager & Studio Peer Performance review process
  • Film and Quiz nights in our Mocap theatre
  • RockClubs: Boardgame, Wargaming, Football, Photography, New Parents, Biking, Running
  • Subsidised gym in the office complex
  • Discounts to WB goodies i.e. HBO, WB films, TV, Harry Potter tour
  • Staff only merchandise store
  • Free fruit, juices and soft drinks
  • National Rail Season Ticket Travel Loan
  • Overseas Relocation Support
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Employee Support Assistance Programme (Free personal counselling and guidance support)
  • Finder’s Fee
  • Free Eye Test & Discounted Glasses
  • Free Seasonal Flu Jab