UX Designer

Raleigh, NC

Position: UX Designer 

Function: Design

Summary: Imangi Studios seeks an experienced UX Designer to join the Temple Run game development team in Raleigh, NC.

As a UX Designer, you will bridge the gap between the game design team and ui art teams to develop intuitive user interfaces. As a master of understanding how to organize information on a screen, you will help shepherd players through their experiences in Imangi’s upcoming title. 

Responsibilities:

  • Create UX mockups and prototypes for all in-game menus and heads up displays.
  • Attend feature brainstorming sessions representing exceptional user experience.
  • Craft user stories to represent implementation details from the user experience perspective.
  • Collaborate with engineering, art, and design to create core UI systems.
  • Gather feedback from the analytics teams to identify opportunities for improvement on existing screens.
  • Iterate on UX designs based on team and player feedback.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

  • 2-5 years of experience creating high quality screen layouts for mobile video games.
  • Proficiency using UX development tools (Adobe XD, Miro).
  • Digital portfolio displaying examples of previously developed screens.
  • Thorough understanding of information hierarchy and how to arrange information on a screen.
  • A passion for video games and mobile gaming in particular.
  • Self-starter, able to work autonomously.
  • Positive mind-set and a can do attitude.
  • Knowledge of production methodologies and tools, including JIRA and digital asset management processes.
  • Strong communication and written skills.
  • Skilled problem-solver that is comfortable working in a fast-paced environment

Preferred Additional Experience:

  • Hands-on experience building screens inside the Unity Game Engine
  • Strong UI illustration skills
  • Experience using Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects, Premiere, and/or Final Cut\
  • UI Animation skills