User Interface Designer required for BigWorld

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  • Excellent opportunity for a User Interface Designer
  • Enjoyable friendly small team environment
  • Sydney - Ultimo

The Role:
We are looking for a talented designer with extensive experience creating user interfaces. We want someone who understands UI design in many contexts, from web pages and web apps, to 3D tools and games. Someone who can not only make an attractive design, but one that is easy to understand and use. You must have a passion for design while remaining attentive to technical details. You will contribute to all projects that have a UI design component.

The Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with engineers and game designers to create new look user interfaces for tools, web apps and games
  • Review existing user interfaces and suggest improvements
  • Ensure user interface guidelines and standards are followed during the development phase
  • Create page layouts/UI's, colour palettes, typography, icons and user interface elements

The Requirements:

  • 3 - 5 years experience in User Interface design for software systems and web apps
  • Degree in Graphic Design or Visual Arts
  • Must have a strong portfolio, demonstrating past success in designing UI's for complex applications
  • Experienced in Photoshop, Dreamweaver or similar tools
  • Excellent communication skills (oral, written and listening)
  • Excellent organisation skills with proven ability to manage multiple concurrent projects and to adjust to frequent changes in project priorities
  • Experience in all phases of user interface development
  • Strong visual design skills (layout, hierarchy, typography, colour therapy, patterns) and a fanatical attention to detail
  • Communicate your design thinking in a way that works for all the parties involved (engineers, product mangers, etc.) through appropriately detailed specifications and reviews
  • Knowledge of best practices and tools used in user-centred design
  • Strong understanding of interaction design and visual design principles
  • HTML, CSS and JavaScript experince

Desirable skills and knowledge:

  • Degree in User Interface Design of Human Computer Interaction
  • Experience with mobile/touch interfaces
  • Experience in programming MFC

Salary: Commesurate with ability and experience. If you believe that you are the right person for this position, please forward your resume by email to:

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About BigWorld:
BigWorld is an Australian company that creates a leading online game engine using Linux mission critical servers and Windows based 3D clients. We are interested in hiring staff that have strong technical abilities, are passionate about the games industry and enjoy thinking and solving technical and design challenges creatively. BigWorld Technology is the product of a creative, dynamic and innovative team working in an environment that is challenging, exciting and constantly evolving. The most recent product built using our engine, “World of Tanks” has over 5 million registered players and over 200,000 concurrent players.

*** THIS POSITION IS NO LONGER OPEN ***