Aspyr

Join Our Team

Senior UI/UX Artist

Founded in 1996, Aspyr Media, Inc. got its start in Austin, TX by bringing the biggest PC gaming franchises such as Call of Duty, Sid Meier’s Civilization and Star Wars to Mac. Today, Aspyr is a video game publishing and development partner focused on maximizing the potential of games. We find the world's best games and connect them to new audiences, on all platforms.

Responsibilities:

Reporting to the Lead User Experience designer, the Senior UI Artist will work closely with the UX design team, art director, and designers to conceptualize the visual style and interactive experiences for various projects.

 

Essential Functions:

  • Generate assets for menus, HUD, buttons, widgets, backgrounds, data displays, top-down maps, and other game features.

  • Collaborate with Lead UX Designer, Art Leads, Game Designers and Engineers to iterate on features until they reach shippable AAA quality.

  • Translate flowcharts and wireframes into fun, usable, and visually polished UI systems.

  • Create assets that maintain and develop the visual identity of current and upcoming titles.

  • Help problem-solve technical hurdles of tools and improve our pipelines.

 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 5 or more years of experience in the games industry as a Technical Artist or UI Artist managing AAA game projects from concept to implementation.

  • Ability to rapidly prototype and iterate through solutions.

  • Experience with Unreal Engine and UMG UI Designer software.

  • Experience with Photoshop and Illustrator as well as knowledge of 3D programs such as Maya, or 3DS Max.

  • Good understanding of graphics optimization practices.

  • Excellent communication and organization skills.

  • Motion graphics, 3D, or VFX experience is a plus

 

Aspyr is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions at Aspyr are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion or belief, national, social or ethnic origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, physical, mental or sensory disability, HIV Status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital, civil union or domestic partnership status, past or present military service, family medical history or genetic information, family or parental status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. Aspyr will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics. Aspyr encourages applicants of all ages.