Assistant UI Designer
About Splash Damage
We founded Splash Damage with a mission to create lifelong friendships amongst our players and our staff by building the world’s most engaging multiplayer experiences. We only team up with the world’s leading partners and have worked with many of gaming’s most beloved universes over the years.
Our studio culture is built around autonomy, friendliness, and constant learning, and we look after our talent with a comprehensive benefits package. The Sunday Times named Splash Damage the UK’s 47th Best Company to Work For in 2018, and we’ve been awarded their Best Companies accreditation four years running. We also believe our teams create better work when they have a range of perspectives and opinions to draw from, and we are committed to increasing diversity across our studio to consistently enable that.
We are currently working on numerous exciting titles for PC and consoles, including Gears 5, Gears Tactics, Halo: The Master Chief Collection and a few that haven’t been announced yet. Come join us!
Assistant UI Designers at Splash Damage are embedded within our design teams and help us craft user interfaces for our upcoming titles.
Guided by our team of experienced designers, Assistant UI Designers will get hands-on with game UI development and the UI development pipeline. They'll contribute to market and user research, produce wireframes and basic user flows, and create visual designs as well as 2D assets such as icons.
We believe that levelling up our skills is an essential part of the job and offer regular training opportunities and mentorship to all our UI designers.
This is a fantastic opportunity to join a professional UI team and gain experience in the UI production process however, this is a full-time role and we are unable to support placements at this time.
- A project portfolio of user interface designs for games, apps, or websites
- Experience in Photoshop and/or Illustrator
- Awareness of current and upcoming design and typographical trends, with an eye for composition, clarity, and usability
- Solid time management skills
- Good verbal and written communication skills
- A real passion for games UI and clear enthusiasm for playing games
Bonus Points for:
- Prior experience working in a team
- Prior UI design experience
- Experience with UI prototyping tools
- Familiarity with game development
(Please prepare a cover letter to submit alongside your CV for this position)
Splash Damage offers a fun, friendly and relaxed working environment. Everyone here shares a passion for video games and that shows in daily office life. We get together regularly for a wide range of social events, enjoying pub quizzes, cinema trips and gaming nights, competing in our plethora of sports and game groups, and letting our hair down at our legendary company parties, karaoke, and our weekly Friday get-togethers for in-house drinks, games and more.