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Senior UI Artist - Runescape


Jagex Ltd, the UK's largest developer and publisher of online games, is looking for an exceptional individual to play a major role in shaping its world renowned, Guinness World Record holding MMO; RuneScape.

The successful candidate will be responsible for the creation of a highly intuitive UI allowing players to access the systems and inventories of a huge MMORPG with ease. You will have proven experience from a number of game genres and use this to create the best UI possible.

This amazing opportunity to be a key contributor on a world class, iconic and record breaking MMO from a successful and stable developer/publisher demands the highest levels of expertise, experience, passion and commitment.

Key Duties Include:

  • Design, creation and development of excellent and user-friendly interfaces for our products using Photoshop and in-house software
  • Icon creation and manipulation at pixel level
  • Following direction, briefs and concept design / development procedures
  • Communicating with our dedicated development and graphics teams


Essential Requirements:

  • A strong portfolio of game specific UI work covering a range of style
  • Demonstrate an expert knowledge of UI development tools like Photoshop, Illustrator, Flash and in house development tools
  • Experience within a senior UI position with mentoring responsibilities
  • Effective technical competency with perforce solutions.
  • Thorough understanding of UI/UX flow and function design.
  • Excellent communication (verbal, email, critiquing, Show and tell, project progression)
     

Desirable Requirements:

  • Ability to create 3d assets in Maya or 3DSMAX to help facilitate UI design
  • Experience creating UI for RPG title
  • Experience working on tablet or mobile devices

Job Details

Salary:
Negotiable
depending on experience, plus excellent benefits package including annual bonus, private health care, gym membership and many more

Area:
Runescape

Contract:
Full-Time

Location:
Cambridge, UK