UI Artist

Jam City - Carlsbad, CA (30+ days ago)3.7


We are always looking for the “best and brightest” talent to join our family. At Jam City you will have the freedom to work and play with a team of entrepreneurs who aren’t afraid to get things done!

Perks & Benefits
Unlimited Paid Time Off, Paid Sick Days & Holidays
100% Employee Covered Medical, Dental, Vision Plan Base Plan
Life Insurance, 401k, Flexible Spending Accounts, Commuter Benefits & More
Catered Lunches & Well-stocked Kitchens
Yoga & Wellness Activities
Happy Hours
Company Retreats

RESPONSIBILITIES
Design mock-ups and prototypes using Photoshop, Illustrator, and After Effects focused on visual design, feedback animation, user interaction, and game flow.
Create appealing, user friendly game assets with a focus on freemium best-practices for current and future games.
Prepare and design UI documentation for templates, screen flow, and templates.
Collaborate with the art leads to provide to ensure visual design consistency across current and future games.
Work with engineering and producers to ensure artwork is accurately and consistently represented in the games.
QUALIFICATIONS
5+ years practical art/design experience working in interactive media and/or mobile games.
Sketching, wire-framing, story-boarding, and prototyping abilities on paper and screen.
Solid understanding of UI design best practices and interaction design fundamentals.
A strong understanding of UI conventions and challenges for the mobile and other emerging platforms.
Ability to translate flowcharts and wire-frames into fun, usable, visually polished UI systems.
Strong desire to collaborate with producers and designers outlining user interaction and screen flow.
Expert knowledge of Photoshop; strong skills in Illustrator & After Effects.
Previous experience with motion graphics, special effects, and prototyping tools is a plus.