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UI/UX Designer, Gaming and VR

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MLB Advanced Media is looking to immediately fill a UI/UX Designer role. You are a cross product, cross platform superstar.  You’re equally comfortable defining engaging experiences from the smallest of mobile screens to virtual reality.  You’re a pro at gathering requirements, innovating solutions, and creating high fidelity concepts. Above all, you’ve got a thirst for new form factor, a curiosity for what’s next, and an eye towards what the best of the best should look like.

**Responsibilities**

- Produce wireframes, iteratively test design assumptions and interaction plan. Establish the look of  user interfaces for many form factors, but focused on Games and VR first
- Work to ensure that the end-user has a seamless and intuitive experience and that all assets appear with a high degree of readability
- Champion cohesive design consistency with an eye towards highly polished experience
- Synthesize different visual aesthetics for different products and understand how to leverage a specific style for a target audience
- Work closely on concepts and production until architectural and usability requirements are met. Produce additional art content to maintain a consistent visual aesthetic
- Create the best-looking and most intuitive user interface possible
- Work with the project leads and team to define, refine and scope requirements

**Requirements:**

- Formal education in Graphic Design, Interaction/UX Design or HCI, or equivalent experience
- 3+ years of experience working in visual media with a focus on user interface design
- Strong portfolio demonstrating visual creativity with many examples that fit within the constraints of a system design
- Proficiency in standard graphic media applications, such as Sketch, Omnigraffle, Photoshop and Illustrator. Knowledge of secondary visual media applications, After Effects, 3D packages, and Unity
- Must be concept driven and able to come up with multiple solid ideas, pitch them, absorb feedback, and then see them through production
- Experience with Unity3D

**Bonus Skills and Experience:**

- Development experience in the video game industry on Console or Mobile AAA
- One shipped AAA title as UI Artist or similar
- Experience with Unity UI tools such as nGUI or similar.
- Comfortable developing techniques as user interfaces change from buttons to hands free navigation.

**Submission/Portfolio requirements:**

- Portfolio demonstrating relevant artistic skills required

**We truly believe we offer a unique opportunity for any technologist:**

- The opportunity to work with a world-class team of game developers
- The opportunity to work with a world-class team of artists, designers and engineers
- The opportunity to work on award-winning and complex apps and systems
- The opportunity to have an influence on the innovation of products used globally by millions
- The opportunity to work in a highly collaborative team environment
- Amazing benefits including - 100% employer-paid Medical, Dental and Vision
Location
New York City
Job type
Full-time
Visa sponsorship
Not Available

Medical, dental and vision coverage -- premiums 100 percent employer covered

Automatic annual employer contribution to 401(k)

Parental leave

Generous vacation

PTO plus office closed between Christmas and New Year's

Health club discounts

Commuter benefits

Courtesy passes to mlb games

MLB Advanced Media at a glance

The premier baseball league organization in the world since 1903

MLB Advanced Media focuses on Sports, Big Data, and Augmented Reality. Their company has offices in New York City, San Francisco, London, Tokyo, and Beijing. They have a very large team that's between 1001-5000 employees.

You can view their website at http://www.mlb.com/careers/mlbam/ or find them on Twitter and Facebook.

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