UI Designer/Illustrator

UI Designer/Illustrator

A Thinking Ape is looking for an artistically talented UI Designer/Illustrator for a full-time role in our Vancouver, B.C. office. We’re looking for a creative specialist with a history of game UI design and 2D illustration experience. You should be passionate about taking ownership in a startup environment and creating world-class mobile products.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Designing, creating and maintaining visual designs for game user interfaces
  • Creating wireframes and mock-ups
  • Working closely with product leads and engineers in product development
  • Preparing assets for production and working closely with engineers throughout implementation

Your background should include:

  • Experience in and passion for designing game user interfaces
  • 2D Illustration skills
  • A compelling portfolio showcasing a variety of styles and mediums
  • Expertise with the Adobe suite
  • Strong typography, colour, iconography and layout skills

It would be a definite plus if you have:

  • Experience in mobile apps
  • Worked in collaborative, cross-functional environments
  • Project management experience
  • Understanding of today’s front-end technologies

We are a startup and the work will challenge you in all areas of the design process; from UI design to asset procurement and management. As one of our resident UI Designer/Illustrators, you will have the opportunity to develop into a leadership role as we grow.

Date Posted:
Nov 4, 2014 2:18 PM PST
A Thinking Ape

A Thinking Ape
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

A Thinking Ape is a small yet driven team that is dedicated to building strong mobile communities. With our collaborative approach to product design, we ensure the best ideas get the space they need to grow. Our team seeks out intuitive solutions to complex problems, and maintains strong ties to our hacker culture. more