About Splash Damage
At Splash Damage we're dedicated to forging lifelong friendships, both in the studio and through crafting team-based games.
We are entering the most exciting time in the studio's history, with our largest slate of games in development ever, across multiple genres and platforms.
All of our positions will be onboarded remotely, and work remotely, for a significant part of 2021, as we continue to assess the ongoing and uncertain COVID-19 situation.
We believe people work at their best when they can collaborate in person, but understand that everyone has different needs, and are working on an inclusive flexible policy to reflect that.
Winner of multiple Best Companies Awards, we are advocates for work-life balance, and offer a comprehensive benefits package focused on the well-being of our staff and their families.
This vacancy is open to candidates that currently have a legal right to work in the UK. We cannot provide work permits for our entry level positions at this time.
Assistant UI Designers at Splash Damage are embedded within our design teams and help us craft user interfaces for our upcoming titles.
Guided by our team of experienced designers, Assistant UI Designers will get hands-on with game UI development and the UI development pipeline. They'll contribute to market and user research, produce wireframes and basic user flows, and create visual designs as well as 2D assets such as icons.
We believe that levelling up our skills is an essential part of the job and offer regular training opportunities and mentorship to all our UI designers.
This is a fantastic opportunity to join a professional UI team and gain experience in the UI production process however, this is a full-time role and we are unable to support placements at this time.
- A project portfolio of user interface designs for games, apps, or websites
- Experience in Photoshop and/or Illustrator
- Awareness of current and upcoming design and typographical trends, with an eye for composition, clarity, and usability
- Solid time management skills
- Good verbal and written communication skills
- A real passion for games UI and clear enthusiasm for playing games
Bonus points for:
- Prior experience working in a team
- Prior UI design experience
- Experience with UI prototyping tools
- Familiarity with game development
(Please prepare a cover letter to submit alongside your CV for this position)
Splash Damage is an equal opportunity employer. We believe our teams create better work when they have a range of perspectives to draw from, and we are committed to creating an inclusive working environment that celebrates diversity.
BENEFITS & PERKS
HEALTH: Private Medical and Dental Cover for you and your family along with the Babylon 24/7 digital GP service. We also offer onsite counselling and an employee assistant program, along with covering eye tests, gym memberships and more.
HOLIDAYS & SOCIAL EVENTS: With 8 public holidays and an additional 3 day studio Christmas closure our staff have a total of 36 days off. We also offer flexible working hours and regular company social events.
FAMILY FRIENDLY: Industry leading fully paid 30 weeks maternity leave & 10 weeks paternity leave, along with flexitime and life assurance, helps new parents manage their time and put their family first.
PENSION: All of our staff have enhanced company pension contributions, meaning that we invest in your future together.
PROFIT SHARE & REWARDS: We offer generous referral bonuses and 1% of the studio's revenue share after 1 years’ continuous service.
ADDITIONAL PERKS: We have cycle to work and car leasing schemes, a free car park, game and book libraries, complimentary weekly onsite haircuts and discounts at many local businesses.