UI Artist – Gameloft Toronto

Published On: 31 October 2022Categories: Careers

From the beginning of your journey with us you will: Report to the Lead Artist for tasks, revisions, workflows, training and creative ideas. Take full ownership of your tasks, including but not limited to: Designing intuitive, attractive and innovative UI systems. Creating highly polished UI assets, following an established style, palette and templating convention for: menus, icons, in-game HUDs and loading screens. Creating logos and iconography. Designing motion graphics for in-game assets. Optimizing, 9-slicing and preparing UI assets for integration Work closely with scripters and programmers and ensure that UI assets are implemented on time and on spec in the game Research and presenting proposals for new features and assets.

  • You have 3-7 years of experience as a UI Artist, preferably in the mobile gaming industry.
  • You have an updated portfolio demonstrating a solid understanding of UIs, icons, illustration and graphic design, UI design ergonomics and aesthetics with a focus on polished execution and traditional rendering techniques.
  • You have exceptional illustration, design, typography and motion design skills; you are passionate about UI art and all things game relate.
  • You have a User-Centered approach to design and obsessed about delighting your customers.
  • You are able to describe, implement, defend and if needed change UIX strategies based on test/data driven feedback (Research, Design, Test and Implement).
  • You are an expert in Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects, Flash/Animate.
  • You have excellent communication, customer service and organizational skills; you are proactive and capable of working under minimal supervision.
  • You are professionally and personally driven: you boldly embrace change and are always willing to grow and learn new things.
  • You have experience with wireframing tools like Mockplus, Fluid, Proto.io.
  • You have knowledge of 3D applications (Blender, 3DS Max).
  • You have experience in UI animation/motion design, and VFX is a plus.
  • You have a degree or diploma in illustration, graphic design or equivalent academic or professional experience.