UI Designer

Vacancy available in Saint-Petersburg, Russia

Join us to work on Divinity: Original Sin 2, sequel to Gamespot’s PC Game of the Year, which won over 150 awards and nominations with a 94/100 Metacritic rating!

As a UX / UI Designer you will largely be working on the total user experience of our players.

You will mainly work on the design, layout and artwork for the interfaces which we use on console and on PC.

The UI/UX Designer position requires a highly technical mind, as well as a good sense of layout, interactivity, and flow. The ideal candidate will have a strong understanding of information architecture and how large amounts of information can be visually and functionally transformed into a user interface that’s both attractive and intuitive.

Responsibilities:

  • Understand, wrangle, and integrate huge amounts of data into a gorgeous, powerful, dynamic, and (most important) functional user experience on multiple platforms (PC, Xbox One, PS4, …).

  • Continually improve on an existing user interface.

  • Maintain a unique and engaging visual identity that supports and reinforces gameplay.

  • Apply and maintain a consistent art style throughout the entire project’s interface.

  • Iterate using feedback to drive and polish features to a high-quality state.

Required:

  • Game industry experience designing user interfaces for software titles.

  • Strong graphic design skills — particular iconography creation and artistic sense

  • Strong understanding of UI, and usability principles.

  • Serious passion for user experience and visual design.

  • Willingness and ability to take ownership of the creation of a user experience from the concept stage (starting from a written design, sketches, and/or wireframes) all the way to the execution of a functional interface.

  • Ability to continually re-evaluate, simplify, and improve existing designs to increase user acceptance.

  • Ability to communicate effectively between design, art and programming.

  • Comfortable with rapidly changing requirements and tight deadlines.

  • Both a conceptual thinker and a detailed designer.

  • Passion for making and playing great games.

Bonus:

  • Educational experience in UX or UI Design.

  • Experience with Flash & ActionScript. (Big plus!)

  • Experience with Iggy SDK.

  • Programming experience.

We offer:

  • Work within an international Larian Studios team, spread between Belgium, Canada, Ireland and Russia

  • Competitive salary proposal

  • Relocation package to Saint Petersburg

  • Additional medical insurance

  • Employment in accordance with the Labor Code of Russian Federation

  • Comfortable office in the center of Saint Petersburg


Apply: jobs_spb@larian.com with “UI Designer” in the Subject.

Submit a CV with a motivational letter in English about yourself, your work and gaming experience, and why you want to work at Larian to jobs_spb@larian.com.

Please provide examples of your past work. English is a working language in our company: be ready for the interview in English.