UI Designer Casual Games

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UI Designer Casual Games

Position

SOFTGAMES is looking for a UI Designer (remote or Berlin) to help create amazing User Experiences for a new Instant Game


The ideal candidate should have a keen eye for detail, are great problem solvers and have passion for User Interface design and experiences. The successful candidate will be responsible for creating and improving art assets for menus, icons and in-game HUDs.  Furthermore the ideal candidate will design intuitive, attractive and functional UI systems while paying special attention to the quality of the user experience. 


You can either work REMOTELY or in our central Berlin office surrounded by a great bunch of people!


**Qualified applicants will be expected to complete a test.

Your role will consist in:

  • Creating usable, useful, and playful features and systems for the game
  • Designing UI animations, transitions and visual effects
  • Documenting UI style guides
  • Working in synergy with developers and game designers, delivering assets in accordance to the project’s technical and feature requirements
  • Iterate on your designs to find new UI solutions that better serve the players’ needs

Your profile:

  • Minimum of 3 years of experience crafting UI for games, preferably mobile
  • Advanced proficiency with Adobe Creative Suite

  • Demonstrating creativity and adaptability to a variety of artistic styles
  • Understanding of free-to-play mobile games
  • Passionate about games!

Bonus skills:

  • Experience with 2D Animation and Visual Effects
  • Experience with casual games (45+ female core audience)
  • Experience in user interface design for mobile and web games
  • Great sense of composition and colour

What we offer:

We have a flexible working setup - either fully remote or on-site in central Berlin. Your choice! Working and living in Germany has many advantages as e.g. a high job security, great work-life balance and one of the best universal health care systems in the world! Further our Berlin full time employees benefit from:

  • Visa: Our visa assistance service guides you through the whole process and helps with tips and tricks to get the approvals and your visa as fast as possible.
  • Relocation Support: We support your move to Berlin with e.g. flat hunting, paper work like local registration, setting up bank accounts etc.
  • Language classes: We pay your German lessons so you can order food auf deutsch very fast and go right up to perfecting your business vocabulary.
  • Further training: A personal learning budget to spend on learning and development, including books, workshops, etc.
  • Flexible working hours and home office: Productive hours differ individually. That’s why you're welcome to show up in the office whenever you're ready for it. Need to watch the kids or wait for a handicraftsman? No problem - we also offer the opportunity for home office.
  • Office: A super modern office with state of the art tech, based in the center of Berlin, quickly to reach from all destinations thanks to the excellent public transport connections.
  • Equipment: Choose between a MacBook Pro or Windows Laptop. Furthermore our office features the latest projectors, cameras, testing devices, monitors - you name it.
  • Fresh fruits, snacks and drinks: Enjoy fresh fruits, free coffee and a fully stocked fridge with cold Water, Juices, Coke, Club Mate, Beer etc. For the sweet-toothed we have snacks, chocolate and chips of course.
  • Epic company parties: Regular company parties to celebrate, including Summer Party, Oktoberfest, Christmas Party.
  • Team events: We have regular Casual Fridays, Board Game Nights, Pub Quizzes, Team lunches, Company breakfasts and much more …
  • Team spirit: Beyond our amazing parties and company events, the team further organizes activities themselves such as playing soccer together, a cooking group, a Japanese learning group, and much more.

About SOFTGAMES

With offices in Berlin (HQ) and Toronto, SOFTGAMES is an instant gaming company. We develop casual, truly social games that can be played instantly across all devices. We partner closely with Facebook, Samsung and more to craft the next generation of instant games that billions of people can play together. To-date, more than 500 MM people have played our games on Facebook, including Cookie Land, Solitaire Story Tripeaks, Mahjong Story, Space Invaders, Fish Story, Bubble Shooter or Candy Rain.


At SOFTGAMES, we believe that different perspectives and background in our teams contribute to the quality of our work. We value diversity and therefore welcome all applications - regardless of gender, nationality, ethnic and social origin, religion / worldview, disability, age as well as sexual orientation and identity.


Have we caught your interest? Then we look forward to your detailed application together with your salary expectations and earliest possible start date.