Novato CA US
4 months ago
Who We Are:
Visual Concepts is one of the world’s top game development studios with a flat, entrepreneurial, and non-corporate work environment. We have a proven track record having shipped over 100 multi-SKU titles to great critical acclaim.
Our studios in Novato, CA; Agoura Hills, CA; Orange County, CA; Budapest, Hungary; Shanghai, China; and Seoul, South Korea, are committed to gaming and technical innovation and offer top candidates the opportunity to learn and grow with some of the smartest and most creative minds in the industry.
What We Need:
Visual Concepts Entertainment (2K Sports), the developers of critically acclaimed NBA2K video game franchise is seeking an experienced UI/UX Artist with a focus on 3D graphics and graphic design to join our talented NBA Team in Novato, California. If you want to work alongside a world class team of animators and designers pushing the boundaries in look-dev and user experience, we think you should do us a favor and join our passionate UI team! It’s the people that make Visual Concepts the company that it is.
What You Will Do:
- Work closely with team of UI Artists, programmers, and game designers
- Rapid prototype or conceptualize mockups for visual clarity and communication
- Help problem solve technical hurdles of tools and improve our pipelines
- Communicate and collaborate with peers to create an authentic basketball experience
- Help playtest the game and improve on user experience
Who We Think Will Be A Great Fit:
- At least a BA Education in Graphic or Motion Design discipline
- Minimum 3 Years as a professional UI Designer or employed at creative agency
- Proficient in Adobe CC Suite (PSD, AI, AEFX)
- Comfortable working in a 3D app (Maya, C4D, etc.)
- Demonstrate experience in interactive or motion design through your portfolio/reel
- Craft UI elements with an emphasis in modularity
- Can type 60wpm (we use Slack a lot)
- A strong work ethic is essential – willing to go the extra mile to meet a deadline and to create exceptional work
- Game industry experience
- Is an avid gamer. We make games and we also play them
- Come with bags of enthusiasm!
Only Candidates with an online Portfolio or REEL will be considered