UI Art Intern (Summer 2021)

Jam City is looking for a motivated and talented UI Art Intern for our Summer 2021 Internship Program. The role will involve working directly side by side with game teams to design and deliver beautiful and engaging player experiences for one of our top-grossing games. This is an excellent opportunity for a student interested in breaking into the games industry with an emphasis in art and UI design. Bring your passion for gaming, beautiful UI design, and come work with us.

* To be considered, please provide us with either a link to an online portfolio, website, or a pdf showcasing recent artwork upon application.

Internship Program Qualifications:

    • Must be currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate university program in the U.S (upcoming Juniors or Seniors) and able to intern remotely through late-August 2021
    • Applicants must be legally authorized to work in the US during the Summer 2021 session. Visa sponsorship is not available for our internship positions.
    • Be able to work on a part-time basis (up to 30 hours per week)

WHAT YOU WILL DO:

    • Collaborate with cross-functional teams including product management, concept art, game design, and engineering.
    • Work with the UI/UX team to define, design, and implement fun and innovative solutions for the product direction, visuals, and experience of the game.
    • Take low fidelity wireframes and convert them into high-fidelity mockups.

WHO YOU ARE:

    • Must be currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate university program in the U.S (upcoming Juniors or Seniors) and able to intern remotely through late-August 2021
    • Applicants must be legally authorized to work in the US during the Summer 2021 session. Visa sponsorship is not available for our internship positions.
    • Be able to work on a part-time basis (up to 30 hours per week)
    • Proficiency in Photoshop, Illustrator, and XD.
    • Must demonstrate a strong understanding of advanced graphic design principles while still adhering to the game's overall style guide.
    • Possess good organizational skills and effective time management skills.
    • Must be able to give and receive feedback gracefully.
    • Up-to-date with the latest UI trends, techniques, and technology.

BONUS POINTS IF:

    • You have experience with building UI in the Unity game engine.
    • You have knowledge of motion design principles.
About Jam City’s Internship Program: 

Jam City’s Summer 2021 Digital Internship Program will take place from June 14th  - August 27, 2021 and will be entirely remote. Students can expect a paid, part-time (25-30 hours per week) internship working alongside Jam City’s business and studio development teams. Within internships, students gain valuable insights into our products, players, and industry. Our program allows students to work on impactful projects, collaborate with industry professionals, and develop problem-solving skills through real hands-on experiences. We’re looking for students that bring curiosity, creativity, and an interest in mobile games.

OUR COMMITMENT TO EQUITY, DIVERSITY, & INCLUSION

We believe in creating games that unite people across the world and that showcase our commitment to providing an environment that is both inclusive and diverse for our players and employees. We strive to create a workforce that is reflective of our global player community as we know that we are stronger and better when we play together. To help promote an inclusive culture, we celebrate the visible and invisible diversity of our Jam Citizens through initiatives including Employee Resource Groups, cultural events, trainings, speaker series, and more. 

Jam City is an equal opportunity employer. We enthusiastically accept our responsibility to make employment decisions without regard to race, age, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, ancestry, religion, ethnicity, marital, or domestic partnerships status, disability, genetic information (including the refusal to submit to genetic testing), predisposing genetic characteristics, military status, veteran status, domestic violence victim status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expressions, or any other classification protected by federal, state, and local laws. Our management is committed to following this policy with respect to hiring, placement, promotion, transfer, demotion, layoff, termination, recruiting, pay, and other forms of compensation, training, and general treatment during employment.

ABOUT JAM CITY

Jam City is an award-winning mobile entertainment studio providing unique and deeply engaging games that appeal to a broad, global audience.

Led by CEO Chris DeWolfe, former MySpace co-founder and CEO, and COO Josh Yguado, former 20th Century Fox executive, Jam City is the creative powerhouse behind some of the highest-grossing and most enduring mobile games. Jam City’s global franchise Cookie Jam has generated more than half a billion dollars, and Panda Pop has more than 120 million downloads to date.

The company also is the go-to studio for Hollywood, having developed immersive, narrative-rich mobile games around iconic entertainment brands. The company’s popular RPG game Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery was the #1 game in more than 40 countries at its launch in April 2018.

Jam City has nine studios located in Los Angeles (HQ), Berlin, Buenos Aires, Bogotá, Burbank, Cedar Falls, San Diego, San Francisco, and Toronto.
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Jam City is looking to hire a UI Art Intern (Summer 2021) at their San Francisco, CA, USA location. Job contains the tags Remote, Temp, Photoshop, Unity, Lua and Art.
Job discovered on 5/4/2021