Do you consider yourself a “visual problem solver”? Do you see the User Experience as a big cool puzzle that you can solve through the ~*magic*~ of UI? Do you like getting curious, messy, and elbows-deep in rapid prototyping with your team? If you resonate with these things, we’d love to hear from you! We’re looking for an inquisitive UI Designer to work closely with our Art Director in solving unique, tricky visual problems and bringing them to life.
Our ideal person:
- Understands principles and conventions of UX and,
a. Can translate these ideas to Flowcharts, Wireframes, etc.
- Creates high-quality UI assets
- Has experience implementing UI in-engine
a. can rapid prototype UI/UX designs for testing purposes
b. We use Unity, but if you have experience with a different industry-equivalent, we’re happy to help you transition to Unity on-the-job
- Can accurately & consistently follow visdev and art direction guidelines
- Works collaboratively on shared tasks with our Art Director
As we’re a small team, we’re looking to work with great, adaptive humans who possess many talents. It isn’t required, however, bonus points if you have any of these additional interests:
- Motion design (motion graphics, animation or VFX)
- Graphic design (branding, logos, typography)
- Tech art (shaders, particles, scripting)
If you meet most of the criteria for the job listing, we still want to hear from you! We believe in fostering talent and growing/training our team as we believe great human beings come first and building skillsets can happen over time with great humans. Also, if your industry calls the stated role something else, that’s ok too!
absurd:joy is a collection of curious humans focused on bringing joy to remote communication. We haven’t announced what we’re working on yet, but it will be a not-necessarily-game focused on making remote communication more joyful! We’re an all-remote team spanning the North and South American timezones, and this is intrinsic to our culture! We firmly believe in life beyond work AND loving your work through healthy boundaries and habits, and we do this by supporting our team in having what they need to work where and how they want to. Much more detail about our culture here! https://absurdjoy.com/jobs
absurd:joy is looking to hire a UI Designer at their remote location. Job contains the tags Remote, Senior, Lead, Designer, Art, Unity, Animation, FX and Photoshop.
Job discovered on 5/13/2021