A graphics designer with skills and experience in different but related computer art disciplines. We require someone with good design experience on multiple platforms (Desktop, web, smartphones) and on different software applications domains. Ideally the candidate should have design experience on business application and games.
Skills and Experience
We would love to hear from you if you have good skills and design experience in more than 3 of the following. A good balance between games and non-games skills would be preferred.
1. UI design for Desktop and Web Applications
Forms design, layout design, company logo design. Good eye for UX when designing complex interfaces. Designer should be able to design UI theme according to the nature of the software. For example corporate business applications have a very formal, aligned and clear UI theme as compared to Games with funky layouts, cartoonish controls and wider color pallet.
2. UI design for smartphones (iPhone and Android)
Designer should be aware of the limitations of the small screen (for example; limited memory and storage so design templates should not be bulky in size) and designs should enhance the user experience (UX) of the UI (very challenging to design intuitive UIs for small screens).
3. Icon sets
Designing icons to be used on various platforms. Designer should be technically savvy enough to follow design guidelines for different platform, compatible image formats, dimensions etc.
4. Game Art – (Level/Environment design, character drawing/design)
Ideally the designer should be able to draw visualizations of a character from general descriptions and make modifications based on feedback.
5. 2D/3D Animations using popular animation tools such as Adobe Flash
Character animations, Flash intro movies, UI transition effects
Adobe Photoshop Adobe Illustrator
Dreamweaver Adobe Flash
3D Studio Max/ Maya HTML/XHTML/CSS
XML based layouts - UI layout in XML Resource for Android, UI layout in MXML for Flash/Flex)