UI/Visual Designer

Los Angeles, CA | Freelance | Job ID #62467 |
Posted Earlier this month
 

Our client, a video game company, is seeking a UI/Visual Designer to join the team.

Responsibilities:

  • Craft the best player experiences through their knowledge of systems design, graphic design, interactivity, layout, typography, and color theory
  • Collaborate with cross-disciplinary teams and act as both aesthetic and functional problem solvers understanding players and asking questions about the what, who, and how when solving for an interface or communication challenge
  • Art direction, design interfaces and scalable UI systems across global player facing products and platforms
  • Work closely with the Visual Design Lead as well as other Visual Designers, UX Designers, Product owners and Engineers across multiple product teams to design and build best in class out-of-game player experiences
  • Craft visually intriguing and intuitive interfaces that show a deep understanding of readability, hierarchy, interactivity and player behavior patterns
  • Create and apply scalable design solutions for a variety of digital products across multiple platforms and devices to enhance the player experience around the games
  • Build efficient style guides and design systems and communicate conventions for future product iterations and new content
  • Champion best practices and guidelines for products you design across the organization
  • Collaborate with product partners and vision holders to prioritize changes and influence delivery goals
  • Work with UX designers and engineers to visualize and implement various interface solutions
  • Create motion design concepts and high-fidelity prototypes of interfaces
    Mentor designers from the discipline and art community

Musts:

  • 5+ years of professional experience as a Visual Designer or UI Designer in digital products or web
  • Demonstrated knowledge of Figma or Sketch and the Adobe Creative Suite
  • Knowledge of digital product design pipeline including systems design and cross-platform responsive design
    Demonstrated ability to design interfaces that meet both aesthetic and functional goals
  • 2+ years of digital product design experience (pc, web, mobile, or console) is a plus
  • Experience leading digital design processes
  • Experience in a secondary craft area such as UI motion graphics, front-end coding, illustration, or branding is a plus
  • Experience with creative direction and the pitch process

Employer Details:

  • Onward Search is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in an employment with regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status or any other classification protected by federal, state and local laws and ordinances. Candidates must be at least 18 years old to be considered for employment. EOE/M/F/D/V/SO.
  • In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.
  • Onward Search offers medical, dental, vision benefits, as well as a 401k program, for all eligible full time temporary assignments.
  • Onward Search is unable to support 1099 / Corp-to-Corp or Independent Contractor arrangements at this time. All freelancers will be paid as W2 employees.
  • Onward Search is a drug-free workplace.
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