Description

At Lockwood, our vision is to bring people together through Avakin Life so they can play, share and socialise! Listed as one of Europe’s fastest growing tech companies by the FT for 2020 as well as winning numerous TIGA and other awards several years in a row, our journey’s only just begun. With great benefits including an employee share scheme and profit related quarterly bonus, we’re a great destination for those who want to work on cutting edge social experiences in an environment that fosters communication and creativity. We’re always looking for good people – so if you’re a great person and an amazing developer we’d love to hear from you.

We are currently looking for an amazing UI Artist who is self-motivated, organised and has experience with the design, production, and continued development of User Interfaces.


Responsibilities

  • Managing, designing and producing the in-house UI/ UX 2D graphics on Avakin Life.
  • Mentoring more junior members of staff and leading a small UI team.
  • Ensuring an efficient pipeline using both internal and external 2D art resources – helping manage the fixing of art bugs.

Requirements

    • A solid understanding of the user journey with a context of UX and clean functional UI
    • Previous experience working within computer games preferably mobile and freemium
    • Being self-organised with excellent project management skills
    • Very good English communication skills, both written and verbal
    • The ability to take constructive feedback as well as give constructive feedback to internal and external staff when required
    • A strong knowledge of Adobe Photoshop, pixel and vector art
    • UK/ EU work visa would be preferable


    Desirable but not essential skills

    • Experience with Favro, SVN and Perforce
    • Experience working on a social or mobile game
    • Knowledge of scripting
    • 3d skills


Salary

Competitive Salary

Job Type

Art

Come join us

Benefits of working here

  • Extremely competitive bonus scheme
  • Flexible working hours
  • Core hours attendance (10am-4pm)
  • Staff social outings
  • Pension or Gym membership available
  • Generous holiday allowance
  • Industry leading software including Unity, 3DS Max and Maya
Apply Today.

Join the Avakin Journey.