Gameloft is currently seeking an UI / UX Designer (Video-games on smartphone and tablet) to assist the Ergonomy Director to join our production teams.
Main Tasks and Responsibilities
Reporting to the World Ergonomy Director, the successful candidate will be responsible for studying / produce UX and UI for our games on smartphone / tablet.
As expert in ergonomics and graphic design, you will contribute to conceptualize and produce appealing interfaces which follow / enhance the art-direction of the in-game content.
Your inputs will offer solutions that are intuitive (ergonomics), functional (architecture) and aesthetically pleasing (design).
Daily missions include :
Collaborate with team to translate game systems and gameplay user experience goals into intuitive interfaces that support and enhance the game look and experience.
Observe and interpret results of usability testing and live game metrics, sharing conclusions with the World Ergonomic Director and imagine solutions that help to increase accessibility and inform design decision making game-wide.
Produce Schemes of global flows with detailed requirements in collaboration with the local Game designer, and to share with the Head Quarter
Collaborate and participate with artists locally to create high-fidelity mockups to solidify design direction and planning regarding the World Ergonomy Director expectations.
2-3 years experience in web / multimedia / video games design
Knowledge of various web and smartphone application types
Able to produce material in line with current trends
Comfortable taking initiative in terms of graphics, brainstorming, research, and suggesting graphical and ergonomic trends
Expert knowledge in Illustrator and photoshop
Expert in after effect / flash for motion effect, transition menus
Proactive and able to work independently
Able to work in a team
Very good general knowledge of graphical trends and Flows. Particularly in smartphones application (TV, web, video games, professional applications, etc.).
Skills and Profile
You must have a passion for AAA games and websites with added graphical value and you must visit forums dedicated to web / app interface design / video games, icon design and multimedia page layout on a daily basis.
Your graphical / ergonomy standards allow you to create graphical combinations that are contemporary and trendy.
You are able to create pictograms, icons, buttons and their effects, and you have skills in multimedia page layout and associated typesetting choices.
Portfolio showing your sense of artistry and polished execution
Experience in a video-game / web / multimedia / agency is a must
Very good English skills
Finesse and very good quality of work are essential
Open work environment with young, dynamic teams around the world
In order for us to consider your application, please send your portfolio or samples of your work (demos, animations, images, websites, etc.
indicating the address of your website and portfolio if you have one.
Please send your CV, cover letter and portfolio to ioana.marcu gameloft.com.