As one of the most popular PC games today, League of Legends is reshaping PC gaming and core gamers perception of virtual goods. Riot Games (named a Top 30 developer by Game Developer Magazine), the publisher and developer of League of Legends, is experiencing a period of rapid growth, doubling the size of the company in the past year. With several million players in their first game across the US and Europe, and numerous awards (including IGN.com’s Readers’ Choice for Best Multiplayer Game for League of Legends), Riot Games has pioneered new ground with their debut title and is continuing to aggressively expand.
Currently we are looking for a talented, ambitious UI Artist to create rich, original UI elements for use across the League of Legends product. Position will utilize graphic design, illustration, concept, and light animation skills.
If you have a passion for a team-based online multiplayer game, then we are looking for you!
Responsibilities (to include but not limited to):
•Concept and execute visually attractive comps and assets for use in game, web, and application interfaces.
•Mix fantasy and web 2.0 styles to push visual design forward
•Enable and foster visual cohesion by creating modular elements which can be used product-wide
•Work collaboratively with UI designers, programmers, and other artists to deliver usable UI art elements
•2+ years design and interactive work experience
•Superior knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite
•Ideal candidate will have a background in both Illustration and Graphic Design
•Animation/Motion Graphics experience a plus (AfterEffects, Flash)
•An impressive portfolio of concepts and finished work showcasing solid design and illustration fundamentals including color, lighting, and rendering