UI Artist

UI Artist

Onsite – Truro, Cornwall

Job Description:

Antimatter Games are looking for a talented and experienced UI Artist to join our friendly team in Cornwall. We are looking for someone who is passionate about user interfaces and ready to help support the back backbone of user experience moving forward. The ideal candidate will demonstrate previous experience within this discipline, a keen eye for detail and eager to take point and ownership for pushing the quality bar. This is a permanent role based onsite in our Cornwall Studio (working 2 days a week from home optionally).

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for creating game UI compliant with the game design, both technically and aesthetically
  • Day-to-day working with the Art, Code and Design to establish and maintain core UI documents, concepts and implementation
  • Designing, creating and exporting 2D textures and icons using Illustrator and Photoshop.
  • Creating, animating and exporting working interface files for use in game.
  • Work with the art teams to ensure consistency between vision and implementation of interface designs
  • Contributing and communicating original ideas towards all aspects of the UI design

Essential Skills/Qualifications:

  • At least a full lifecycle shipped game
  • A proven track record of User Interface experience
  • Strong experience creating game front-end systems design and functionality
  • The successful candidate will need to demonstrate a core understanding of good graphics, iconography and typography.
  • Able to demonstrate comprehensive understanding of good UX and Good UI
  • Experience creating UI in an Unreal project is essential.
  • You should have a strong background in Graphic Design, with excellent Photoshop and Illustrator skills.

Beneficial Skills:

  • Knowledge of 3D construction using Maya or Max
  • Experience with JIRA and/or Agile
  • Experience with Unreal Engine 4/5 or other game engines
  • Passion for either Adventure/Stealth and or Shooter genres

Why AntiMatter?

AntiMatter Games is Cornwall’s largest game development studio. We developed Rising Storm, PC Gamer’s ‘Multiplayer Game of the Year’, and the critically acclaimed sequel Rising Storm 2: Vietnam.

Working for Antimatter means working on exciting and innovative video games every day!  We have a strong company culture, where our employees are encouraged to have an excellent work-life balance. We want to support our team to become the best developers they can be, whatever their department.

UK Employees will receive Private Health Insurance, a BUPA Cash Plan and subscription to PerkBox, which includes hundreds of perks, freebies and discounts on its platform.

Based in waterside offices in Truro, the UK’s most Southerly city, AntiMatter Games’ offices are within a few minutes walk of Cornwall’s shopping, culture and eating hub. Accessible by bus or train, and with private car parking, or for the more adventurous, you could kayak to work! Perfectly positioned to explore the tranquil South Coast or the crashing Atlantic North Coast, we offer an unrivalled life/work experience for those making games in the UK.

On weekends and evenings, our team can be found cycling, surfing, kayaking, swimming, beachcombing, walking, enjoying live music or capturing beautiful sights by camera. On rainy days you might find a friendly game of Dungeons & Dragons or a book to read by the fireplace. Sometimes we also play video games!

Other Information

This is an onsite role with two work from home days each week optionally.

We accept non UK applicants and there are sponsorship options available for this role

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