Game Designer (UX/UI), Mobile

PUBLISHED: March 1, 2017
WARGAMING, Helsinki, Finland

Wargaming Helsinki is seeking a talented Game Designer (UX/UI) who will contribute to designing user interfaces for a new mobile product in development. You’re a leader and UX expert. You strive for a clear and cohesive vision of user experience, and work with engineers, artists, producers, and other designers to make that a reality. You understand that depth doesn’t require complexity and that simple doesn’t mean shallow. You’re self-motivated, collaborative, and have a positive, solution-oriented attitude, and you easily share this expertise with a team.

What you will do:

  • Support the game design team in the creation of mockups, flows, and wireframes
  • Identify, address and solve complex user interface and information design challenges
  • Design the highest level of UI architecture, interface, interaction flow and aesthetics
  • Work with artists to ensure a cohesive style with the game art
  • Create wireframes and layouts using appropriate tools
  • Communicate regularly with end users to validate your design
  • Collaborate with game designers and project managers to create creative yet simple solutions to complex design needs such as functionality, visual language and features of a user interface
  • Collaborate with design, engineering, CS, QA, and other cross-functional teams
  • Possess the foresight to see what the end user “really” needs
  • Incorporate usability testing feedback
  • Set clear experiential goals, follow-through on detailed design work, and ensure that your team is setup for success

Requirements:

  • 5+ years as a UX designer, UI designer, interaction designer, product designer, or in a similar role
  • Expert knowledge of UX/UI design for games
  • Knowledgeable on best practices for presenting complex data on small screens
  • Strong understanding of flow, composition, and design for a mobile experience
  • Excellent conceptual and graphic design skills
  • Expert knowledge of Illustrator, Photoshop, and standard tools of the trade
  • Possess an appreciation for the iterative nature of the design process
  • Flexibility to work in a design iterative environment and multiple projects
  • Detail oriented, organized, with an aptitude for learning and taking direction well
  • Ability to work very quickly and under tight deadlines, but still produce high quality work

Desirable:

  • Experience in creating user interfaces for a consumer-facing product
  • Experience with tools catering to mobile products
  • Experience with mobile UX/UI
  • Unity Engine experience
  • Clear understanding of current mobile game trends
  • Exceptional communicator

Additional info:

Why you’ll love WG Helsinki:

  • Opportunity to work with an experienced, humble and nimble dev team with one mission: Make. Great. Games.
  • Autonomy and independence—take decisions without layers of management or bureaucracy
  • Join at a perfect time: when we’re just kicking off a new project
  • Be part of the international Wargaming ecosystem
  • Competitive compensation and benefits plan

To apply, please forward your resume, portfolio and cover letter to mobile-jobs@wargaming.net.

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