SENIOR UI/UX DESIGNER

Are you passionate about making great games and crafting unforgettable player experiences?  Then this might just be the job for you! Starbreeze is now looking for a Senior UI / UX Designer to join our team in Stockholm, Sweden.

As a UI / UX Designer, you will work closely with technical and creative leadership to design and develop UX solutions for the Payday franchise.  

You will be involved at every stage of the process, from early inception through to implementation. This is truly a once in a career opportunity!

Job Tasks:

  • Serve as a collaborative leader and a voice for the player, challenging the status quo and building consensus within a rapidly changing and multi-disciplinary environment;
  • Build and own the UX strategy through an iterative design process, delivering wire-frame flows and solutions in support of gameplay proposals, UI interaction models and product goals;
  • Prototype and develop user-centered designs, balancing look, feel and usability through methodical analysis and a profound understanding of player behaviour;
  • Create assets and deliverables that live up to the aesthetic & technical goals of our products, both pre and post-launch.

Must Have:

  • At least 5+ years of experience leading or influencing UI/UX development within games, or an interaction design field;
  • At least 2+ years of experience working in AAA games. 
  • Expert knowledge of UX principles, solid technical design foundation and strong visual design skills within gaming, or interaction design field.
  • Excellent written, verbal and visual communication skills.
  • A passion for video games and user interface design.

Good to Have:

  • Experience prototyping UX in Unreal or similar 3D Engines
  • Proficient in 2D art packages such as Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and/or After Effects
  • Understanding of layout, typography, iconography and motion graphics

To Be Successful in this position you are:

  • As fanatical about typography and composition as you are about personas and user research.

Still reading? Good...because here’s the good part of this job ad:

We live and die by gameplay. And while we grow we want you to grow with us, evolving in your professional development whilst making our games kick-ass within the gaming industry.

Sounds good? Then we can’t wait to see your CV and portfolio and look forward to meeting you.  We recommend that you apply as soon as possible; selection and interviews are held continuously. Send your application with a resumé, portfolio and cover letter in English.  All applications must include a resumé and cover letter to be considered.

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

Department

Stockholm

Regeringsgatan 38
111 56 Stockholm Directions info@starbreeze.com +46 8 209 208 View page

What makes it Starbreeze?

  • Progress through commitment and collaboration

    At Starbreeze we believe in enabling and supporting our colleagues to be successful.

  • Alignment around the product

    Game development is the heartbeat and we are continuously evolving how all teams and members can be an efficient part.

  • We are in it for the long run.....

    At Starbreeze we value everyone´s engagement and with quality in mind, we rely on everyone´s input in planning and to define the ports of our games.

Culture... or is it a lifestyle?

Do you recognise yourself in the following description? If so you could be one of us!

Team Oriented – we value trust and openness; clear communication and the team result trumps the
individuals performance.

Ownership – we are committed to
delivering excellence, including holding ourselves and others accountable. We
get sh*t done.

Solution Minded – we always present solutions, based on analysis of identified problems.


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