Senior Motion Graphics/User Interface Artist
Vicarious Visions, developer of numerous award winning games, including
Guitar Hero: On Tour, Band Hero,
Marvel: Ultimate Alliance 2,
is seeking a passionate, motivated, and experienced Senior Motion Graphics/UI Artist.
§ The Artist will work with Art Director, designers and programmers to deliver the highest quality art assets possible for the assigned game platform within the technical constraints of the platform.
§ Develop 2D or 3D art and/or animation in 3DSMAX/Maya, Photoshop, Illustrator and proprietary software, convert to game format, and make refinements as directed.
§ Assist as needed in the generation of additional art assets for the project.
Possess a strong graphics design background.
excellent with composition
strong understanding of typography
must display a core understanding of color
iconography skills a must
The artist should have a good understanding of game navigation.
Be able to conceptualize, present and execute ideas within a tight schedule.
Ability to layout overall UI display (HUD)
Experience creating all UI elements (icons, buttons, toggles, sliders, etc.)
Provide 2D or 3D art assets in the form of 2D sprites, textures or models
Have hands on experience developing for multi-platform user interfaces.
Experience with Photoshop, Flash, Illustrator or 3DSMAX (or related 3D art software package).
Must be able to create mock ups (both stills and animated).
Understanding of 3D Art production.
Must be able to work within style established by Art Director
Must be willing to work within team environment and accept direction from art lead, producer and product development.
Must be willing to document art process and track tasks throughout game development cycle.
Demonstrated ability to work within provided structure and with attention to production schedules.
Preference given to candidates with game industry experience, but a strong portfolio and advanced art degree (Bachelor's degree) may be sufficient.
Excellent communication and team skills
Must have a positive attitude and be a team player.
Come work with us on our exciting new titles! We offer a modern work environment, an outstanding compensation and benefits package, a fun, team environment, impressively affordable living, and an exceptional quality of life! Please apply at
Activision - 19 months ago
Vicarious Visions was founded in 1994 by brothers Karthik & Guha Bala. The company has grown quite a bit since then!