Junior UI Artist - Playdemic

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Job Title Junior UI Artist - Playdemic
Job Category UI / UX Designer / Artist
Job Description As a Junior UI Artist on the team, you will be expected to work to take guidance from the Lead UI Artist and to work alongside Designers, other Artists, Programmers and Producer on a day-to-day basis, providing high quality assets that achieve the production and quality goals set for the project. You will also work closely with the Lead UI Artist to deliver the style and quality standard for all front-end elements set for your given task.

You will be expected to estimate timescales for your tasks in advance and deliver milestones as part of the development process. You will work alongside the Producer and Lead UI Artist to plan out work schedules for all tasks.

Core Skills & Experience

Essential:
  • Relevant degree or equivalent level qualification.
  • Demonstrate a sufficient understanding of the technical requirements and limitations of providing 2d Art for use in a Game Engine.
  • Demonstrate the ability to interpret and apply style guidelines across a range of contexts.
  • Good working knowledge and proficiency in Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects and/or similar.
  • Outstanding portfolio demonstrating 2D UI asset creation.
  • Demonstrates dependability and commitment to projects / tasks.
  • Flexible approach with the ability to adapt with change.
  • Ability to work under pressure and to strict deadlines.
  • A keen eye for detail.

 Desirable:
  • Experience within a games studio, although we would consider graduates and industry entrants demonstrating a strong portfolio.
  • Good working knowledge of HTML Editing.
  • Quick to learn Software and in-house tools used in development.

This is a 6 month fixed term contract.

About Playdemic  

Founded in 2010 by leading Games Industry entrepreneurs, Playdemic is a developer and publisher of mobile games, focused on creating premium free-to-play game services for iOS, Android and Facebook platforms. We are a highly ambitious company committed to making chart-topping products. Our culture and values place great emphasis upon open communication, autonomy and empowerment. We believe in encouraging people to be the best they can be and giving them the tools to achieve their goals.

Golf Clash has been downloaded over 40 million times on iOS and Android and is the number 1 grossing mobile sports game in the US. The game won “Best Mobile Game” at the 2018 BAFTA Awards and Mobile Game Awards.

Recently acquired by Traveller’s Tales, part of Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and the makers of best-selling LEGO titles including “LEGO Star Wars” and “LEGO Dimensions”, Playdemic is embarking on its next exciting chapter and we’re looking forward to lovingly crafting the next generation of LEGO mobile titles. As a result, we’re looking for passionate, dedicated individuals to join us on the next part of our journey.

Playdemic offers successful candidates a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package.  Our work environment is inclusive, relaxed and friendly – one of the best things about working here is our fantastic people!  We aim to support work-life balance, and some of the benefits we’re most proud of include: flexitime and other family-friendly benefits; discretionary bonus scheme; company pension scheme and life assurance.  We also offer perks such as regular health and wellbeing activities (including on-site exercise classes), discounts on a wide range of company and partner products, free online training courses, complimentary fruit and a wide selection of drinks, social events and much more! 

We expect high levels of ambition and innovation from our colleagues and an ability to flourish within the dynamic entertainment industry in which the company operates.
Salary Competitive
Location Wilmslow, UK & Europe
Job Category Art / Animation
Date posted 20/06/2018
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